Ninth Annual Orange HS M.L.K. Basketball Classic is Monday, Jan. 15

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ORANGE, NJ – The ninth annual Orange High School M.L.K. Basketball Classic will be held Monday, Jan. 15.

The following is the schedule:

  • Newark Tech vs. Bayonne, 11 a.m.
  • West Side vs. Lincoln of Jersey City, 1 p.m.
  • (Girls) Orange vs. Lincoln of Jersey City, 3 p.m.
  • Orange vs. East Orange Campus, 5 p.

Admission is charged.

Orange defeated East Orange Campus, 45-44, in the first meeting of this season on Friday, Jan. 5,  at EOCHS.

Orange and East Orange have met in the OHS M.L.K. Classic since 2012. Here are past results of the OHS vs. EOCHS series in the M.L.K. Classic:

2012: East Orange 56, Orange 31

2013: Orange 81, East Orange 61

2014: East Orange 47, Orange 45

2015: East Orange 57, Orange 54

2016: East Orange 80, Orange 63

2017: Orange 64, East Orange 53

Photos by Steve Ellmore: Orange vs. East Orange, Jan. 5. Orange won, 45-44.