2018 Orange HS football schedule unveiled

2018 Orange HS football schedule unveiled

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School football season will kick off Friday, August 31, when the Tornadoes visit Irvington. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. The Tornadoes will be led by rising senior cornerback/slotback and Virginia Tech commit Nyquee Hawkins. The home opener is Sept. 7 against Snyder. Here is the schedule: August 31, at […]

Orange HS defensive lineman Nasir Givens named North All-Star Defensive MVP in 40th annual Phil Simms New Jersey North-South Football All-Star Classic

Orange HS defensive lineman Nasir Givens named North All-Star Defensive MVP in 40th annual Phil Simms New Jersey North-South Football All-Star Classic

By JR Parachini UNION, NJ – Defensive lineman Nasir Givens, representing Orange High School, was named the North All-Star Defensive Most Valuable Player in the 40th Phil Simms New Jersey North-South High School All-Star Football Classic on Monday, June 25, at Kean University in Union. The South All-Stars won, 38-16. It marked the second straight […]

Robeson Football All-Star Football Classic to be held June 14

EAST ORANGE, NJ – The 25th annual Paul Robeson High School All-Star Football Classic will take place June 14 at Paul Robeson Stadium in East Orange at 7 p.m. The game pits graduating seniors from Essex and Hudson Counties (East team) against graduating seniors from Morris, Sussex and Passaic counties (West team). Representing Orange HS […]

Orange HS and East Orange HS football players selected to compete in 25th Robeson All-Star Classic

EAST ORANGE, NJ – The 25th annual Paul Robeson High School Football All-Star Classic will take place June 14 at Paul Robeson Stadium in East Orange at 7 p.m. The game pits graduating seniors from Essex and Hudson Counties (East team) against graduating seniors from Morris, Sussex and Passaic counties (West team). Representing Orange HS […]

Orange HS alumnus Jamar Summers signs with the Pittsburgh Steelers

Orange HS alumnus Jamar Summers signs with the Pittsburgh Steelers

ORANGE, NJ – Jamar Summers didn’t get his name called during the NFL Draft, April 26-28. But that didn’t mean the Orange High School alumnus’ dreams of playing in the NFL were shattered. Summers, a 6-foot, 190-pound cornerback from the University of Connecticut, was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent. This […]

Orange HS football standout Nyquee Hawkins commits to Virginia Tech

Orange HS football standout Nyquee Hawkins commits to Virginia Tech

ORANGE, NJ – As one of the top high school football players in the state in the Class of 2019, Orange High School’s Nyquee Hawkins received numerous scholarship offers from major Division 1 colleges. On Friday, April 13, the junior announced his commitment to Virginia Tech. Hawkins, a 6-foot, 180-pound cornerback, is a four-star prospect […]

Orange HS football team features all-conference players

Orange HS football team features all-conference players

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School varsity football team featured several players who made All-North Jersey Super Football Conference-Patriot White Division honors. First Team Offense Wilgens Previlon, senior lineman First Team Defense Nyquee Hawkins, junior cornerback Nasir Givens, senior lineman Mahkye Boswell, senior linebacker Second Team Offense Quasean Waithe, senior receiver Joshua Fields, senior […]

Orange HS football sparked by key leaders this season

Crespo, Hawkins, Givens, Boswell among solid contributors for Tornadoes during playoff year

Orange HS football sparked by key leaders this season

ORANGE, NJ – The Orange High School varsity football team, which qualified for the postseason and finished with a 4-6 record this season, featured several key contributors this season. Junior quarterback George Crespo enjoyed a solid year. He completed 43 of 91 passes for 908 yards and nine touchdowns; and rushed for 557 yards and […]