Basketball (G)

Montclair Immaculate and Seton Hall Repeat as County Champs

          Montclair Immaculate Conception defeated University High School on Saturday to win its’ second consecutive Essex County Girls Basketball Tournament Championship. The game was played before a great, vocal crowd as the second half of the championship weekend at Essex County College in Newark. In the first game it was Seton […]

Top Seeds Prevail at Basketball Semifinals

The two top seeds in both the Essex County Boys and Girls Basketball Tournaments won their semifinal games to reach next week’s championship final. On Saturday, at West Orange High School, the second seeded University girls’ team eliminated West Orange, seeded third, in the first game of the four-game set. This was followed by Immaculate […]

Teams Advance in Basketball Quarterfinals

The Essex County Basketball Tournaments, Boys and Girls, held their quarterfinal rounds on Saturday. Teams advancing will play on Saturday, February 11 at West Orange High School. Girls’ semifinals shall be played at 11am and 1pm. The boys will take the court at 3pm and 5pm. Here are the match-ups for Saturday. Girls Semifinals West […]

County Basketball Tournaments Advance to Quarterfinals

The Essex County Boys, and Girls’ Basketball Tournaments played their First Rounds on Saturday. Teams moving on will face each other at the higher seeds’ court next Saturday, February 4th. Looking ahead, the Semifinals are scheduled at West Orange High School on Saturday, February 11 and the two championship games at Essex County College on […]

Boys, Girls Hoops Tournaments Complete 3rd Preliminaries, on to the Main Draw

The Essex County Boys, and Girls Basketball Tournaments completed its’ third, and final round of preliminary games on Thursday. This now sets up the First Round pairings of the main draw to be played on Saturday, January 28 To view the results and First Round pairings click on the links below. The bracket shall be […]

County Basketball Tournaments Begin Preliminary Rounds

The Essex County Boys, and Girls Basketball Tournaments have begun play, starting with a first of up to three rounds of preliminary games. The Preliminary Rounds are scheduled to be completed by Thursday, January 26 setting up the First Round. The First Round, or Round of 16, is set for Saturday, January 28 at the […]

Girls Basketball’s “All SEC” teams

The Super Essex Conference has named its 2022 “All Conference Teams” in girls’ basketball. The selections, chosen by the coaches are organized by the conference’s five divisions. Division: American   FIRST TEAM: Name (First Last) School Tayla Thomas Montclair Immaculate Tyonna Bailey Montclair Immaculate Kiley Capstraw West Orange Trinity Haskins East Orange Halle Aschenbach West Essex […]

Montclair Immaculate, Seton Hall Prep Take Home Championship Trophies

            Montclair Immaculate Conception captured the Essex County Girls Basketball Tournament title over University High School on Saturday.  The game was played in front of a packed house at Essex County College. University was the last girls’ champion, having won the crown in 2020. The tournament was not competed in […]

Girls Basketball County Title to be Decided on Saturday

The match up for the Essex County Girls Basketball Tournament has been decided. At the semifinals on Wednesday, played at Essex County College, the pairings were set. Top seeded Immaculate Conception eliminated West Orange in the first game. The nightcap saw University, seeded third, advance past tenth seeded Central. The championship game shall be competed […]

Girls Hoops Tourney Sets Semifinals

The Essex County Girls Basketball Tournament has advanced to the Semifinal Round after Saturday’s contests. Immaculate Conception (1) defeated Caldwell (9) and West Orange (5) won over East Orange (4) setting up the 5pm semifinal on Wednesday at Essex County College. University (3) eliminated Newark Academy (11) and Central (10) upset Columbia (2) setting up […]