With the victory, the Mounties stayed undefeated with a 3-0 record. Montclair travels to Union City on Friday, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m.
On defense Montclair limited the Clifton quarterback Romelo Tables to only three completed passes and 30 passing yards while Rogers made an interception with a couple minutes left in the game to seal it for the Mounties.
“I want to be a positive Black man, so these young men see that this is the way to go,” Jermain Johnson said.
Solomon Thomas emphasizes the importance of mental health.
An underclassmen-filled Montclair High School girls track team came close to bringing home a Super Essex Conference American Division title.
Montclair boys lacrosse was only leading 4-3 at halftime Montclair Kimberley in the battle of the rivals on Friday, March 13. The Mounties would pull away late in the 9-4 victory over the Cougars.
Montclair girls lacrosse team dropped a heartbreaker 8-7, at West Essex in the county tournament championship game on Tuesday, May 10.
Montclair High School boys lacrosse dropped a 14-4 decision at Seton Hall Prep in the Essex County Tournament semi-finals. Montclair Kimberley was eliminated from the ECT in the quarterfinals with a 13-3 defeat at second-seeded West Essex on May 3.
The Montclair softball team was 12-4 overall and in first place in the Super Essex Conference Liberty Division.
Second-seeded Montclair defeated third-seeded Caldwell, 12-10, at home on Wednesday, May 4, in the Essex County Tournament semi-finals.
The Montclair High School girls swim team took home the Essex County Championships for a second time in a row, while the boys landed in third.
Led by the seniors, the Montclair High School boys fencing squad took three out of three meets last week, and both they and the girl’s team have a lot of young talent as well.
The omicron variant of COVID-19 has made scheduling a juggling act for Montclair athletics directors this winter.
Both boys and girls Montclair High School basketball teams are sidelined due to COVID-19 protocols this winter break.