Soccer: Mounties power past Mount St. Dominic in 2-1 win

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWhile it wasn’t as tidy or dominating as Montclair High School girls soccer coach Eric Weintraub wanted, the Mounties got the job done with their 2-1 win over Mount St. Dominic Thursday...

Montclair Football Notebook: Matthews sets record, Crowell commits, Livingston preview

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsSomeday Willie Matthews is going to make a D-1 college very happy.For now, Matthews just makes his coaches, teammates and anyone wearing Mountie blue very happy. He certainly did on Saturday...

Hockey: Roy’s 34 saves lift Mounties to tourney title

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsCoaches talk about what a luxury having depth at the goaltender position can be, but rarely has a team been as deep at goalie as the Montclair ice hockey team appears to...

Montclair Basketball: Glen Ridge KOs Mounties in County Tournament

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsGLEN RIDGE — The Montclair High School girls basketball team came to play, and while they fell to Glen Ridge, 46-26, they didn’t flinch in the face of a very tough and...

Athlete Spotlight: Ashton Smith, Montclair High School, lacrosse, goaltender

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsSenior goaltender Ashton Smith has been a reliable piece of the Montclair High School boys lacrosse varsity team for a few years now. Last season, he had to step up after a...

Montclair Tennis: Mountie tennis player to play at UConn

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe journey from playing high school tennis to collegiate tennis can be a long and winding one, but few paths have been as long and winding as the one Christian Provenzano took...

Montclair Athlete Spotlight: Leah Plawker, MHS, Senior

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsWhile the Montclair Mounties field hockey team lost to the Arthur L. Johnson Crusaders by a score of 2-0 last Monday, senior captain Leah Plawker still feels optimistic.ALJ is ranked as...

Montclair Football: Mounties pile on points in 51-0 shutout of Livingston

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsThe two top teams in the Super Football Conference Liberty Division collided last Saturday, with many onlookers wondering how good either team was.  A dominating four quarters of football and a 51-0...

Montclair Athletics: Local football players declare for college, rowers celebrated

by Andrew Gardagarda@montclairlocal.newsFor years, football’s National Signing Day — the day high school seniors signed their National Letters of Intent, officially committing them to play the sport at the next level — was annually...

Montclair Softball: Late rally falls just short in 13-11 MHS loss to Bloomfield

While the Montclair High School softball team fell to Bloomfield 13-11 on opening day, they showed a resilience which could forecast a productive 2019.