High School host scholarship meeting for Mountie athletes

by ANDREW GARDA garda@montclairlocal.newsOne of the aims of high school — and by association, high school sports — is to prepare young people for life beyond high school, directing them to not only figure out...

Athlete Spotlight: Angelo Weber, MKA, Baseball

By Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsMontclair Kimberley Academy baseball’s senior first baseman Angelo Weber is having a pretty good season. How good? A .486 batting average with 17 hits, including four doubles and 12 RBIs while also playing...

Gymnastics: Mounties bounce back from early loss with strong performance

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair High School gymnastics team stumbled a bit in its initial meet, as it lost to Holy Angels, Demarest by an overall score of 102.825 to 96.55. Overall, the Mounties performed...

Field Hockey: Mounties fall short in ECT final against West Essex, 7-1

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWEST ESSEX — Despite a valiant and tireless effort against one of the top teams in New Jersey, the Montclair High School field hockey team fell to No. 1 seed West Essex...

Football: Mounties finish perfect season with 35-14 Championship win at MetLife

https://youtu.be/4owIDDedzbUby Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsEast Rutherford — They say you can't go home again.The Montclair High School football team disagrees.MetLife Stadium has been something of a second home for the Mounties under the tenure of head...

Montclair Basketball: Mounties tie it late, pull out thrilling OT win vs. Columbia

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe Montclair High School boys basketball team had just set up to in-bound the ball after the Columbia Cougars had drawn to within a point on a key three-point shot. The Mounties...

Montclair Lacrosse: Veterans lead the way for Mountie girls

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe weather continues to be uncooperative for the Montclair High School girls lacrosse team, but this past weekend they finally found enough green space between piles of snow to put together some...

Montclair Athletics: Improving Ultimate Frisbee team at MHS indicates a sport on the rise

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsFor a long time, the rule at Montclair High School’s Athletic Department was “if you can find enough kids, we can help you start a sport.” That’s as true under new Athletic...

Football Preview: After dominant 2017, Montclair Mounties will be tested

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsExpectations are always sky-high for the Montclair High School football team, but after a perfect season and a North 1, Group 5 championship, the bar has been raised quite a bit higher...

Montclair Football: Mounties crush Columbia, 42-6

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsMAPLEWOOD—The Montclair High School football team took care of business Friday night, as they beat the Columbia Cougars 42-6.The Mounties won the coin toss and came out hot, quickly driving down the...