West Orange HS football team upsets Watchung Hills in North 2, Group 5 sectional playoffs; will visit Ridgewood in semifinals

West Orange HS football team upsets Watchung Hills in North 2, Group 5 sectional playoffs; will visit Ridgewood in semifinals

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The sixth-seeded West Orange High School football team upset third-seeded Watchung Hills, 18-10, in the quarterfinals of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s North Jersey, Section 2, Group 5 state playoffs on Friday night, Oct. 28, at Watchung Hills. The Mountaineers, who improved to 6-3 on the season, will visit […]

West Orange HS Senior Night honors football, marching band and cheer

West Orange HS Senior Night honors football, marching band and cheer

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The annual Senior Night for football, marching band and cheer was held Oct. 21 prior to the start of the West Orange vs. Irvington game. Graduating seniors and their families were recognized for their commitment and dedication to their teams during their high school years. All sports teams hold a Senior […]

West Orange HS football team gears up for state sectional playoffs

West Orange HS football team gears up for state sectional playoffs

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School football team, under fourth-year head coach Darnell Grant, concluded a fine regular season. Now the Mountaineers are hoping to make a strong run in the state playoffs. West Orange is the No. 6 seed in the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association’s North Jersey, Section 2, […]

West Orange HS football team defeats North Bergen

West Orange HS football team defeats North Bergen

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Rayel Hunter, a junior, rushed for two touchdowns, and senior Amir Stewart passed for 105 yards and a touchdown to lead the West Orange High School football team to a 41-6 win over North Bergen on Friday, Oct. 14, at North Bergen. Jehki Williams, a senior, rushed for 80 yards on […]

West Orange HS football team tops Mount Olive, goes to 3-1

West Orange HS football team tops Mount Olive, goes to 3-1

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School football team defeated Mount Olive, 28-14, on Sept. 23 to improve to 3-1 on the season. The Mountaineers bounced back from their first loss of the season. Senior running back Jehki Williams rushed for 106 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries, and senior receiver and […]

West Orange HS football Mountaineers fall to Passaic County Tech in defensive battle for their first loss of season

West Orange HS football Mountaineers fall to Passaic County Tech in defensive battle for their first loss of season

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School football team had its first loss of the season, falling to Passaic County Tech, 12-6, on Friday night, Sept. 16, in the Mountaineers’ home opener at WOHS’ Joe Suriano Stadium. The Mountaineers moved to 2-1 on the season. Passaic County Tech improved to 4-0. Passaic County […]