West Orange HS football team falls to Ridgewood in playoffs

WEST ORANGE, NJ – With a five-game winning streak, the West Orange High School varsity football team was riding high entering the playoffs, fueling hopes that the Mountaineers can win a state section title. But top-seeded Ridgewood dashed those hopes as the eighth-seeded Mountaineers lost, 57-14, in the first round of the state North Jersey […]

WOHS Senior Night held during home game against East Orange

WOHS Senior Night held during home game against East Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School seniors in all fall sports, the marching band and color guard were recognized with their families during the Nov. 5 home game against East Orange. Senior Night provided the opportunity for the high school and Board of Education to recognize students and families for their hard work, […]

West Orange HS football team is red-hot entering the playoffs

Mountaineers will visit No. 1 seed Ridgewood; top East Orange Campus for fifth straight win

WEST ORANGE, NJ (updated Monday Nov. 7, 2:52 p.m.) – The West Orange High School varsity football team is on a roll, and it comes at the best time. The Mountaineers, who have won their past five games, are the eighth seed in the state North Jersey Section 1, Group 5 playoffs and will visit […]

West Orange HS football team wins fourth straight behind RB Michael Osuji and LB C.J. Oneychi

WEST ORANGE – The West Orange High School varsity football team continued its impressive turnaround this weekend. Senior running back Michael Osusji rushed for 187 yards and three touchdowns on 32 carries and senior linebacker and Rutgers University commit C.J. Onyechi posted 16 tackles, including four for loss, with three sacks, two caused fumbles and […]

West Orange HS football team stuns Montclair for third straight win; Michael Osuji rushes for 170 yards and four TDs

WEST ORANGE, NJ (updated Tuesday Oct. 25, 12:35 p.m.) – Winning its last two games, the West Orange High School varsity football team came into its game against perennial power Montclair on a roll. Powered by senior running back Michael Osuji’s 170 rushing yards and four touchdowns, the Mountaineers continued their momentum with a stunning […]

West Orange High School homecoming king and queen crowned

West Orange High School homecoming king and queen crowned

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Bryce Millington and Emma Scalora were crowned the 2016 West Orange High School homecoming king and queen during halftime activities in Suriano Stadium on Oct. 14. Junior Ogoke and Ashley Velasquez were crowned honorary homecoming king and queen. Halftime activities also included performances by the SEC Champion cheerleaders and the award-winning […]

West Orange HS football team rolls by Morristown

WEST ORANGE, NJ (updated Tuesday Oct. 11, 10:28 a.m.) – Junior running back CJ Wilson rushed for 178 yards and two touchdowns and sophomore quarterback Sal Paschall passed for 182 yards on five of 12 attempts with two touchdowns and ran for another touchdown to lead the West Orange High School varsity football team to […]

West Orange HS football team falls to Bloomfield

West Orange HS football team falls to Bloomfield

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange High School varsity football team fell to undefeated Bloomfield, 29-7, Friday, Oct. 1, at Foley Field in Bloomfield under rainy conditions. The Mountaineers fell to 1-3. Bloomfield improved to 4-0. Michael Osuji scored on a 1-yard run and Ryan Carraha kicked point-after for the Mountaineers to cut the […]