Orange HS boys’ basketball team falls to Barringer in Essex County Tournament

ORANGE – Andre Pete and Henry Jean-Baptiste each had 14 points, but the 18th-seeded Orange High School boys’ varsity basketball team lost at 15th-seeded Barringer, 65-50, in the third preliminary round of the Essex County Tournament on Feb. 10 in Newark. Latrell Wilson scored seven points; Richie Guillame had six points; Zaheir Childs added five […]

HS Girls’ Basketball Essex County Tournament, second preliminary round and first round

High School Girls’ Basketball Essex County Tournament Second preliminary round, on or by Feb. 11 17-West Essex at 16-Caldwell 21-Verona at 12-Columbia 13-Orange defeated 20-Arts, 56-33 18-Irvington at 15-Mount Saint Dominic 22-Montclair Kimberley Academy at 11-Millburn 19-Livingston at 14-Barringer First round, Feb. 13 winner of West Essex-Caldwell at 1-East Orange Campus 9-Bloomfield at 8-West Orange […]

HS Boys’ Basketball Essex County Tournament, third preliminary round and first round

HS Boys’ Basketball Essex County Tournament Third preliminary round, on or by Feb. 11 17-Verona at 16-Millburn 21-Livingston at 12-West Orange 20-Irvington at 13-Newark Tech 18-Orange at 15-Barringer 23-West Essex at 11-Columbia 19-North 13th Street Tech at 14-Bloomfield First round, Feb. 13 winner of Millburn/Golda Och-Verona at 1-Seton Hall Prep 9-Immaculate Conception at 8-American History winner […]

H.S. Girls’ Basketball Essex County Tournament pairings

2016 HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ VARSITY BASKETBALL  42nd ESSEX COUNTY TOURNAMENT First preliminary round, on or by Feb. 6 Game 1: (29) Belleville at (16) Caldwell Game 2: (28) West Side at (17) West Essex Game 3: (24) Glen Ridge at (21) Verona Game 4: (32) North Star at (13) Orange Game 5: (25) North 13th Street […]

2016 H.S. Boys’ Basketball Essex County Tournament pairings

2016 HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ VARSITY BASKETBALL 70th ESSEX COUNTY TOURNAMENT First preliminary round, on or by Feb. 4 (36) North Star Academy at (33) Montclair Kimberley Academy (35) Science Park at (34) Caldwell Second preliminary round, on or by Feb. 6 Game 1: (29) Golda Och Academy at (16) Millburn Game 2: (28) Belleville at […]

Orange’s Khalid Muhammad sparks New Jersey City University men’s basketball team to victory

Editor’s note: This article was written by Ira P. Thor, New Jersey City University Sports Information Director. ORANGE – Senior small forward Khalid Muhammad, an Orange High School graduate, broke out a 20-point, 14-rebound double-double and the New Jersey Athletic Conference-leading New Jersey City University men’s basketball team knocked down a dozen three-pointers overall in […]

UPDATE: Orange HS girls’ basketball team wins fourth straight game

ORANGE – Lorenzia Hammer, a junior, had 17 points and five steals and sophomore Jada Hamilton had six points and seven rebounds to lead the Orange High School girls’ varsity basketball team to a 42-38 home win over Baringer on Jan. 28 for their fourth straight victory to improve to a 10-4 record. Imani Paul, […]

UPDATE: Orange HS boys’ basketball team defeats Livingston

ORANGE – Andre Pete scored 25 points and fellow junior Rasheed Boyd had 15 points and 20 rebounds to lead the Orange High School boys’ varsity basketball team to a 65-55 win over Livingston on Saturday, Jan. 30. The Tornadoes improved to a 6-11 record.   In earlier action, Pete scored 15 points and senior […]