East Orange Panthers 12U football team is regional runner-up

East Orange Panthers 12U football team is regional runner-up

EAST ORANGE – The East Orange Panthers and the rest of the Garden State American Youth Football League enjoyed a successful first season this year. The Garden State American Youth Football League sent Montclair Cobras’ 13U, East Orange Panthers’ 12U, and Montclair’s 11U teams to the regional semifinals, with only Montclair’s 13U getting a bye […]

East Orange Campus HS, Orange HS boys’ soccer players earn All-SEC and All-Area honors

EAST ORANGE – The East Orange Campus High School boys’ varsity soccer team featured several players who earned honors this season. On the All-Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division, senior defender Bendjener Alexander, junior forward Roshard Jervis, freshman attacking midfielder Morrison Milfort and senior goalie Stanley Igbudu made first team; senior center back Andrae Walsh, junior Sebastian […]

East Orange Campus HS football team ends season with a win over Barringer on Thanksgiving

East Orange Campus HS football team ends season with a win over Barringer on Thanksgiving

EAST ORANGE – The return of longtime former head coach Marion Bell to East Orange Campus’s Paul Robeson Stadium was eclipsed with a double-overtime performance by the two long-time rivals in the annual Thanksgiving Day Rivalry Varsity Football Game between Barringer High School and East Orange Campus High School. The EOCHS Jaguars prevailed, 12-6, to […]

East Orange Campus HS football team ends season on winning note with 12-6 overtime victory over Barringer on Thanksgiving

EAST ORANGE – For first-year head coach Al-Majid Hutchins and his East Orange Campus High School varsity football team, beating a good Barringer team on Thanksgiving definitely was a great way to end the season. Junior running back Giovanni Shine scored on a short run in double overtime to lift the Jaguars to a 12-6 […]

East Orange Campus HS and Orange HS football teams will be in new North Jersey Super Football Conference

  EAST ORANGE – In an effort to create a more competitive balance for high school football, athletic directors representing four conferences gathered to officially approve the creation of the North Jersey Super Football Conference, during a meeting at Mayfair Farms in West Orange on Wednesday, Nov. 4. Believed to be the largest high school […]

Jocelyn Willoughby signs with University of Virigina

EAST ORANGE – Newark Academy senior Jocelyn Willoughby had cause to celebrate on National Letter of Intent Signing Day this month. Joined by family, friends and coaches, the East Orange resident signed her National Letter of Intent to play basketball for University of Virginia. Willoughby is looking forward to graduation and to playing hoops for the Virginia Cavaliers.

New exhibit “Now Doing the Talking” showcases trailblazing athletes-turned-broadcasters

UPPER MONTCLAIR – Never have televised sports become so pervasive.  In today’s ever-widening world of sports there are more games, more pre-game shows, more post-game analyses, more everything. And more and more former athletes dominate the airwaves. We take for granted the countless ex-players who transition from the playing field to the broadcast booth or […]

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