Orange HS football team drops tough 21-14 overtime decision to Nutley

Tornadoes still hope to gain state section playoff berth

Orange HS football team drops tough 21-14 overtime decision to Nutley

  NUTLEY, NJ – The Orange High School varsity football team lost to Nutley, 21-14, in overtime on Saturday, Oct. 14. The Tornadoes moved to a 2-4 record, while Nutley won its third straight to move to 3-3. Needing this game and the next two games, the Tornadoes traveled to the Park Oval in Nutley […]

ECT boys’ socccer, girls’ soccer, girls’ volleyball to begin

The Essex County Tournament for varsity boys’ soccer, girls’ soccer and girls’ volleyball have been unveiled. Here are the top 10 seeds in each sport: BOYS’ SOCCER (27-team field) No. 1. Seton Hall Prep advances to first round vs. No. 16 Science Park/No. 17 Central winner. No. 2. Montclair advances to first round vs. No. […]

Orange HS football team jolts Barringer, 19-0

Orange HS football team jolts Barringer, 19-0

Photos by Steve Ellmore: Tornadoes (dark uniforms) vs. Barringer, Oct. 7, at Bell Stadium. ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School varsity football team got back on the winning track with an impressive all-around effort. Senior fullback Jair McClary and junior wide receiver Nyquee Hawkins delivered a strong 1-2 offensive punch and the Tornado defense […]

Orange HS football team drops defensive struggle with West Essex

Orange HS football team drops defensive struggle with West Essex

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School football Tornadoes were expecting a big fight on their hands when the Knights of West Essex High School came to Bell Stadium this past Saturday, Sept. 23. “We were expecting a tough game from them but never in our wildest dreams did we want this to happen,” stated […]

Orange HS football team falls to Mahwah

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School varsity football team lost to Mahwah, 15-12, in its home opener Friday, Sept. 15, at Bell Stadium. The Tornadoes moved to 1-1. OHS was riding a high coming off a huge road win in the season opener over Ferris HS in Jersey City, 47-6. But the Tornadoes had […]

Orange HS football team will be featured during New York Giants’ Monday Night Football game

OHS student-athletes also excelling in the classroom

Orange HS football team will be featured during New York Giants’ Monday Night Football game

  ORANGE, NJ – National television viewers of the New York Giants versus the Detroit Lions game on ESPN’s Monday Night Football will get a chance to see video footage of Orange High School football players. During the game this Monday night, Sept. 18, ESPN will show some footage of when Giants stars Jason Pierre-Paul […]

Orange HS football team routs Ferris in the season opener

Senior quarterback George Crespo passed for 145 yards on four of five attempts and rushed for a team-high 129 yards on nine carries to propel to the Orange High School varsity football team to a dominant 47-6 win over Ferris of Jersey City in the season opener Saturday, Sept. 9, in Jersey City. Junior receiver […]