Orange High School: decades of great success

Orange High School: decades of great success

ORANGE, NJ — In his seven years as the Orange High School athletic director, Mo Abdelaziz has recognized the long, rich history of sports in the school. To Abdelaziz, people in Orange, especially children, should learn about that history and feel the pride of being an Orange Tornado. So he came up with a unique […]

Orange HS boys basketball team posts fourth straight win

Orange HS boys basketball team posts fourth straight win

Zephania Cordes had 21 points and 14 rebounds and Giovanni Paterkin had eight points and 13 rebounds to lead the Orange High School boys basketball team to a 44-41 win over Livingston on Feb. 20 at Livingston. Elijah Thompson had seven points, Prophet Leflaeur had four points, Nyzeek Mann had three and Kason Smartt added […]

Orange HS boys basketball team notches victories

Orange HS boys basketball team notches victories

ORANGE, NJ — The Orange High School boys basketball team won all three games last week to improve to 14-9. Senior Zephaniah Cordes had 14 points and 14 rebounds and senior Nyzeek Mann had 11 points in the 56-52 home win over North Star Academy on Feb. 10. Senior Giovanni Paterkin had five points and […]

Orange HS boys basketball team posts good run in ECT

Orange HS boys basketball team posts good run in ECT

ORANGE, NJ — The 15th-seeded Orange High School boys basketball team had a good run in the Essex County tournament. Hassan Hester scored 15 points and Elijah Thompson had 10 points in the 57-30 win over No. 18 seed Caldwell in the preliminary third round on Feb. 4 at OHS. Zephania Cordes had eight points […]

Orange Rec spring football registration is Feb. 3

Orange Rec spring football registration is Feb. 3

ORANGE, NJ — The Orange Recreation Department and Orange Police Athletic League will hold spring football registration Monday, Feb. 3, at the Orange Preparatory Academy, located at 400 Central Ave., at 6:30 p.m. Flag Football for ages 6 to 8 and Full Contact Football for 12U to 14U and 15-year-olds are offered. Both programs are […]

East Orange Campus HS boys basketball team tops Orange HS in OHS M.L.K. Classic

Jaguars win 10th straight to move to 13-1 on season

East Orange Campus HS boys basketball team tops Orange HS in OHS M.L.K. Classic

EAST ORANGE, NJ  — The East Orange Campus High School boys basketball team defeated Orange High School, 52-35, in the 11th annual OHS M.L.K. Classic on Monday, Jan. 20. Senior guard Izaiah Poole had 21 points and five rebounds and junior forward NyJae Mann Lanier had eight points and 10 rebounds to lead the EOCHS […]

Orange HS wrestler Merlin Senat takes third place at ECT

Orange HS wrestler Merlin Senat takes third place at ECT

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Merlin Senat earned the third-place medal in the 106-pound weight class to lead the Orange High School wrestling team at the 45th Essex County Tournament at Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange Jan. 16-17.  Senat, a junior seeded No. 2, posted an 11-9 decision win over Livingston’s Aidan Carmody, the […]