Fifth annual WOHS Fan Fest promotes community spirit

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The fifth annual West Orange High School Fan Fest on Sept. 28 on the baseball field bubbled with school spirit as students and athletes gathered to support one another and connect with the community. The West Orange boys’ soccer and girls’ volleyball teams both had home games during Fan Fest. The […]

West Orange HS boys’ soccer team wins two straight to move to 2-0-2

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School boys’ varsity soccer team has enjoyed a good start to the season. The Mountaineers defeated Memorial of West New York, 2-0, at home on Sept. 16 for their second straight win to improve to 2-0-2. “The team had a great win against a tough Memorial team,” […]

West Orange HS boys’ soccer team seeks another stellar campaign

  WEST ORANGE, NJ (updated Monday Sept. 11, 5:11 p.m.) –  The West Orange High School boys’ varsity soccer team has been considered among the best in the county and state in Doug Nevins’ storied tenure as head coach. Nevins, now entering his 18th year at the Mountaineers helm, again has a strong team that […]

West Orange HS Sports Awards Night highlights outstanding 2016-17 school year

West Orange HS Sports Awards Night highlights outstanding 2016-17 school year

WEST ORANGE, NJ – There was a lot to celebrate at the annual West Orange High School Sports Awards Night held on June 6.  As Athletic Director Ron Bligh welcomed students, coaches and family, he noted the stellar sports year and list of major accomplishments: Football: North Jersey Super Football Conference-Liberty Blue Division champions Boys’ […]

West Orange HS senior Jonathan Banks earns Best Teammate Award

West Orange HS senior Jonathan Banks earns Best Teammate Award

West Orange High School senior Jonathan Banks has earned the 2017 Investors Bank Best Teammate Award. Jonathan, along with 29 student-athletes from schools in the Super Essex Conference, were recognized during ceremonies at the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center. Jonathan played varsity soccer and was captain of the Mountaineers’ team. Coaches selected Jonathan because […]

West Orange HS boys’ soccer team enjoys another fantastic season; players earn All-SEC and All-County honors

West Orange HS boys’ soccer team enjoys another fantastic season; players earn All-SEC and All-County honors

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School varsity boys’ soccer team enjoyed another stellar season under 17th-year head coach Doug Nevins. The Mountaineers finished with an impressive 15-2-3 record, making a strong bid for a second straight NJSIAA North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 tournament title. In the section final on Nov. 10, […]

2016 High School Boys’ Soccer All-Super Essex Conference

2016 High School Boys’ Soccer All-Super Essex Conference

2016 High School Boys’ Soccer All-Super Essex Conference AMERICAN DIVISION First Team Mason Toye, Seton Hall Prep Walter Hernandez, Newark East Side Bryce Millington, West Orange Matthew Howlett, Montclair Tommy Falus, Livingston Nick Cerrigone, West Essex Ryan Vazquez, Seton Hall Prep Jonatas Barbosa Pereira, Newark East Side Pancho Pozzolli, West Orange Ryan Murphy, West Essex […]

West Orange HS boys’ soccer team comes up short in repeat bid; falls in heartbreaking penalty kick shootout to Kearny in section final

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School boys’ varsity soccer team’s bid for a repeat state North Jersey Section 1, Group 4 tournament championship was denied in heartbreaking fashion. The third-seeded Mountaineers lost in a penalty kick shootout to top-seeded Kearny in the championship game on Thursday, Nov. 10, in Kearny. The game […]