Orange resident Kayla Wilson accepts offer to continue volleyball career at Georgian Court University

Orange resident Kayla Wilson accepts offer to continue volleyball career at Georgian Court University

ORANGE, NJ – On Wednesday, April 12, Orange resident Kayla Wilson officially signed her athletic agreement to attend and play volleyball for Georgian Court University, located in Lakewood, N.J. The 17-year-old senior at the St. Vincent Academy in Newark has been playing volleyball since her sophomore year. At the conclusion of her first season, Wilson […]

Orange HS baseball team moves to 5-1 record

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School varsity baseball team has enjoyed a stellar start to the season. The Tornadoes, under head coach Wally Boyett, defeated St. Benedict’s Prep, Technology, and Lincoln of Jersey City before losing to Barringer to move to a 5-1 record. Senior Jason Juarez went 4-for-5 with three RBI and three […]

Orange HS baseball team enjoys strong 2-0 start to season

Orange HS baseball team enjoys strong 2-0 start to season

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School varsity baseball team, under head coach Wally Boyett, has enjoyed a strong 2-0 start to the season. The Tornadoes defeated Newark Arts, 15-9, at Monte Irvin Field at Central Avenue Playground in the season opener on Saturday, April 1. Joshua Fields, a junior, went 1-for-2 with four RBI […]

Orange HS girls’ basketball players earn All-SEC-Colonial Division honors

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School girls’ varsity basketball team, under head coach Pia Frazier, featured four players who made All-Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division. Seniors Imani May and Lorenziah Hammer each made First Team; junior Imani Paul made Second Team; and senior Ckayla Jamaruth made Honorable Mention. The Tornadoes won the SEC-Colonial Division title […]

Orange HS baseball team seeks banner season with solid returning core

Orange HS baseball team seeks banner season with solid returning core

    ORANGE, NJ (updated Tuesday March 28, 9:18 a.m.) – The Orange High School baseball team, which returns a solid core from a 12-11 team in 2016, has its sights set on competing for a division championship in 2017. “Our returnees are talented players that had success last season,” says Wally Boyett, now in […]

Orange HS boys’ basketball players receive All-SEC honors

Orange HS boys’ basketball players receive All-SEC honors

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School boys’ varsity basketball team, which won a three-way share of the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division title this season with Bloomfield and Verona, featured three players who earned All-SEC-Colonial Division honors. Senior guard Zahier Childs made First Team; senior forward Rasheed Boyd made Second Team, and senior point guard […]

Najee Pride overcomes handicap to excel on basketball court

Najee Pride overcomes handicap to excel on basketball court

  Correction: Najee Pride is a four-year starter. ORANGE, NJ (corrected Thursday March 16, 8:05 a.m.) – Najee Pride isn’t just like any other player. The Orange resident arguably is the best player on the Christ the King Prep boys’ basketball team. This season, the 6-foot-1 senior guard displayed his all-around skills while averaging 14 […]