Orange HS football team falls to Parsippany Hills, 34-28, in overtime

ORANGE, NJ – For the second week in a row, the Orange High School varsity football team suffered a heartbreaking overtime loss. The Tornadoes fell to Parsippany Hills, 34-28, Saturday afternoon, Oct. 21, at Bell Stadium to fall to a 2-5 record. Quarterback Nick Verducci threw four touchdown passes – three to Jayson Marte – […]

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 […]

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, 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 […]