West Orange HS football duo accepts football scholarships

Makhi Green signs with Monmouth; Jasuah Philemon signs with Lehigh

West Orange HS football duo accepts football scholarships

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School seniors Makhi Green and Jasuah Philemon have signed letters of intent to continue their football careers on athletic scholarships. Green, a 5-foot-9, 170-pound running back, signed with Monmouth University, while Philemon, a 6-4, 265-pound defensive lineman, signed with Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa. Monmouth and Lehigh compete […]

West Orange HS football players earn conference honors

West Orange HS football players earn conference honors

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School football team, under third-year head coach Darnell Grant, featured several players who earned Super Football Conference–Freedom Red Division honors. First-team offense: Senior skill player Makhi Green. Junior skill player Jehki Williams. Senior lineman Quayon Gordon. First-team defense: Senior lineman Jasuah Philemon. Senior linebacker Gavin Rembert. Junior […]

Community helps West Orange food pantry help community

Community helps West Orange food pantry help community

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Holy Trinity–West Orange Food Pantry distributed 400 turkeys and bags with other food items ahead of Thanksgiving with the help of the West Orange community and volunteers.  In addition to every individual turkey, food item and monetary donation that made this all happen, United Presbyterian Church assisted with food bag […]

West Orange HS football team loses to East Orange in state sectional playoff semifinals to end fine 7-4 season

West Orange HS football team loses to East Orange in state sectional playoff semifinals to end fine 7-4 season

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The fourth-seeded West Orange High School football team fell to top-seeded and undefeated East Orange Campus, 14-0, in the semifinals of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association North 1, Group 5, playoffs on Saturday afternoon, Nov. 13, at Paul Robeson Stadium in East Orange. The Mountaineers, under head coach Darnell […]

East Orange Campus HS football team blanks West Orange; advances to state sectional championship game

East Orange Campus HS football team blanks West Orange; advances to state sectional championship game

EAST ORANGE, NJ — The East Orange Campus High School football Jaguars are having an outstanding season this year. Undefeated for the first time in program history — check. Thousand-yard rusher — check. Thousand-yard passer — triple check. The Jaguars defeated West Orange High School. 14-0, in the semifinals of the New Jersey State Interscholastic […]

East Orange Campus HS football team to host West Orange in playoff semifinals

Damon Phillips scores all three TDs and tops 1,000 rushing yards on the season

East Orange Campus HS football team to host West Orange in playoff semifinals

EAST ORANGE, NJ — In one of the most intriguing playoff matchups in the area, the top-seeded and undefeated East Orange Campus High School football team will host fourth-seeded West Orange in the semifinals of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association, North Jersey, Section 1, Group 5, playoffs at Paul Robeson Stadium on Saturday, […]

West Orange HS football team seeks redemption versus unbeaten East Orange Campus in playoff semifinals

West Orange HS football team seeks redemption versus unbeaten East Orange Campus in playoff semifinals

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School football team will get another shot at beating East Orange Campus High School. The fourth-seeded Mountaineers will visit top-seeded and undefeated East Orange Campus in the semifinals of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association, North Jersey, Section 1, Group 5, playoffs at Paul Robeson Stadium […]

West Orange HS football team defeats Westfield in playoffs

West Orange HS football team defeats Westfield in playoffs

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School football team defeated Westfield, 28-14, in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA/Rothman Orthopedics, North Jersey, Section 1, Group 5, tournament held Nov. 5 in Suriano Stadium. Touchdowns by Makhi Green, Marcus Green, Jelani Williams, and Saboor Kariemm put the Mountaineers on top. Touchdowns by Paul Cerro […]

Super Football Conference Steve DiGregorio Young Man’s Award nominees list announced

Super Football Conference Steve DiGregorio Young Man’s Award nominees list announced

The Super Football Conference (SFC) has established an entirely new annual recognition, the Steve DiGregorio Young Man of the Year Award. Named for the legendary Paramus Catholic and Nutley High School football coach, who was also a stellar athlete at Nutley, the award will be presented on Jan. 10, 2022, banquet event held at MetLife […]

West Orange HS football team gears up for playoffs

No. 4 seed Mountaineers to host Westfield on Friday, Nov. 5

West Orange HS football team gears up for playoffs

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School football team is getting ready for the state playoffs. The fourth-seeded Mountaineers, under third-year head coach Darnell Grant, will host No. 5 seed Westfield in the quarterfinals of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 1, Group 5, state playoffs on Friday, Nov. 5, at 7 p.m. at […]

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