WEST ORANGE, NJ – The eighth-seeded West Orange High School varsity girls’ volleyball team defeated ninth-seeded Newark Academy, 25-20, 10-25, 25-22, Saturday, Oct. 21, in the first round of the Essex County Tournament at home.
The Lady Mountaineers, who improved to a 12-7 record, will visit top-seeded Verona in the quarterfinals on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at 4 p.m.. The winner will face the winner between No. 5 seed Millburn against No. 4 seed Caldwell in the semifinals on Oct. 26 at Livingston HS at approximately 6:30 p.m. The final is Saturday, Oct. 28, at Bloomfield HS at 2 p.m.