NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 NJ State Championship Goes to Irvington Township

In its first sectional championship since 1993, the Knights of Irvington Township boys easily defeated Colonia in front of a jammed packed hometown crown by a score of 71-37 Monday evening.

Officials say the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 had Irvington's defense holding Colonia to 19 halftime points with the Knights breaking away with scoring 39.

Irvington racked up 35 additional points to end the game and routing Colonia's chance of winning a sectional title.

The Knights will play Ramapo in the Group 3 semifinal at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Bloomfield.