West Orange HS boys’ basketball players honored; Greg Tynes named All-Area Coach of the Year

WEST ORANGE – Despite being plagued by injuries late in the season, the West Orange High School boys’ varsity basketball team still managed to have a banner season. The Mountaineers finished with a sensational 19-4 record, including winning the Super Essex Conference-Colonial Division title with an undefeated 12-0 divisional mark. It marked the second year […]

‘Basketball on Wheels’ benefit to be held in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Council of PTA’s is pleased to invite the community to attend a special “Basketball on Wheels” event this Friday, April 1, at the Liberty Middle School Gym from 7 to 9 p.m. This exhibition game will feature local teams playing against the North American Wheelchair Basketball Eastern Conference […]

West Orange HS and Seton Hall Prep spring team schedules 2016

WEST ORANGE – The West Orange High School and Seton Hall Prep spring varsity teams will begin their seasons next week. The lacrosse seasons will begin March 30. The SHP lacrosse team won the Essex County Tournament title for the third straight season last year. The baseball and softball seasons begin April 1. The SHP […]

West Orange HS girls’ basketball players honored

West Orange HS girls’ basketball players honored

WEST ORANGE – The West Orange High School girls’ varsity basketball team, despite finishing with a losing record, made good strides this season. The Lady Mountaineers defeated a good Bloomfield team twice in the Essex County Tournament and in the state North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 tournament. Both times, the WOHS prevailed in overtime […]

HS Boys’ Basketball All-SEC-American Division Teams

High School Boys’ Basketball All-Super Essex Conference-American Division FIRST TEAM TJ Gibbs, Seton Hall Prep Mustafa Lawrence, Newark Tech Zamir Wright, University Zach Keller, Seton Hall Prep Othniel Nyameke, Irvington Rasheed Boyd, Orange Tariq McKenith, University Henry Voorhees, Columbia Elijah Olaniyi, East Side SECOND TEAM Hassan Ceesay, East Side Treyvon Bennett, Seton Hall Prep Stephen […]

Seton Hall Prep wrestlers earn All-Area honors

WEST ORANGE – The Seton Hall Prep varsity wrestling team, under head coach Jack Decker, had a great season, winning the Essex County Tournament title. The Pirates, who finished with a  11-9 dual-meet record, boasted a strong lineup. The following SHP wrestlers have earned Worrall Media All-Area first-team honors: Maguire Pecci, sophomore, 113-pound class. Pecci […]

West Orange HS wrestlers feted on All-Area

WEST ORANGE – Head coach Stephan Zichella was certainly happy with the final results for his West Orange High School varsity wrestling team. “We finished with a 9-7 record, but we were so young coming into the year,” he said. “We definitely surpassed all expectations and the great news is that with just two seniors, […]

Seton Hall Prep student-athletes sign National Letters of Intent

WEST ORANGE – Seton Hall Prep senior student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent with their respective colleges and universities to continue their careers on athletic scholarships. They include TJ Gibbs, University of Notre Dame basketball; Brandon Moorer, Northeastern University track and field; Zach Keller, Princeton University football; Rory Schlageter, Columbia University football; and Tristan Stowell, […]

Seton Hall Prep varsity basketball team reaches state North Jersey Non-Public A championship game

Pirates defeat Bergen Catholic for 24th straight win to move to 29-1; will face Don Bosco Prep in final at Rutgers on March 10

Seton Hall Prep varsity basketball team reaches state North Jersey Non-Public A championship game

WEST ORANGE – The second-seeded Seton Hall Prep varsity basketball team defeated Pope John and Bergen Catholic to advance to the state North Jersey Non-Public A tournament championship game. The Pirates, who extended their winning streak to 24 games to improve to a 29-1 record, will face top-seeded Don Bosco Prep in the final on […]