A contingent of Montclair High School and Montclair Kimberley boys lacrosse players helped lead the East team to the Garden State Cup title. Cougars' Nick Snyder was named the tournament's MVP as the East defeated the South, 6-5, in overtime in the Cup final.
Montclair Kimberley's Isiah Udofia, one of the top long jumpers in the state, spent time in his father, Nkere, home country of Nigeria to help his father's friend that runs a medical outreach program. In the fall Udofia heads to Yale University where he will compete in track and field.
Montclair Kimberley's track and field teams had their best results in a four-day period in May. The MKA boys finished second in the team standings, behind only Newark Academy, in Prep B on May 23. The girls placed third at the county relays on May 26 behind Livingston and Montclair, which were first and second, respectively.
Montclair High School seniors, Kiya Lawson and Elizabeth Fitzgerald, collected medals at the June 18th State Meet of Champions at Franklin High School. Lawson won the 200-meter state title and came in second in the 100-meter race. Fitzgerald finished second in the state in the pole vault.