WOEA, WOSF honor Galante bros. for decades of service

WOEA, WOSF honor Galante bros. for decades of service

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A combined 84 years of learning, teaching and coaching in the West Orange School District earned brothers Nick Galante and Pat Galante the West Orange Scholarship Fund and West Orange Education Association’s annual Lifetime Achievement Award, presented to them at a fundraising reception at the Rock Spring Golf Course on May […]

West Orange HS senior Tyler Galantini swings to success on the links

Captures state sectional title to highlight sensational season

West Orange HS senior Tyler Galantini swings to success on the links

WEST ORANGE, NJ – As the head baseball coach at West Orange High School, Bill Urbanski had the opportunity to work with some top players and fine teams. Now as the head golf coach for WOHS, it’s the same story. Essex County has some strong teams in golf, but under Urbanski’s leadership, the Mountaineers have […]

West Orange HS golf star Tyler Galantini signs with Wagner College

West Orange HS golf star Tyler Galantini signs with Wagner College

WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange High School senior Tyler Galantini signed with Wagner College on Nov. 26 to continue his golf career. “I am getting a partial athletic scholarship at Wagner, and I plan to major in Business Administration,” said Galantini, who attended Pleasantdale (now Kelly) Elementary, and Edison, and Liberty middle schools. “Tyler […]

West Orange HS golfer Tyler Galantini wins SEC-Liberty Division Championship

West Orange HS golfer Tyler Galantini wins SEC-Liberty Division Championship

WEST ORANGE, NJ (updated Friday June 1, 1:30 p.m.) – West Orange High School junior Tyler Galantini captured the Super Essex Conference (SEC)-Liberty Division Individual Championship on May 29 at Maplewood Country Club. Galantini shot a 72 and was 1-over par, four shots over second-place winner Antoin Chouraqui of Newark Academy, who shot a 76. […]

West Orange HS rising junior Tyler Galantini wins New Jersey Jr. Golf Championship crown

Tyler Galantini, a rising junior at West Orange High School, captured the 47th New Jersey Junior Golf Championship title at Watchung Valley Golf Club in Watchung on July 26. Galantini, the top seed, defeated fourth-seeded Dean Greyseman, 4-3, in the semifinals before beating third-seeded Charlie Cummings, 3-2, in the final. This past spring during the […]

Tyler Galantini takes fourth at ECT to lead West Orange HS golf team

Tyler Galantini takes fourth at ECT to lead West Orange HS golf team

WEST ORANGE, NJ – While the West Orange High School Golf team continues to do well in spring tournaments and play, sophomore Tyler Galantini is a player to watch. Galantini recorded a fourth-place finish in the Essex County Golf Tournament on April 19 at Hendricks Golf Club in Belleville, shooting a 77 with nine pars […]

Pep rally kicks off spring sports season at WOHS

Pep rally kicks off spring sports season at WOHS

WEST ORANGE, NJ — An enthusiastic crowd of supporters joined the spring sports teams in West Orange High School’s Tarnoff Gym on March 30 to celebrate the start of the season. Baseball, softball, track and field, boys’ tennis, lacrosse and golf are scheduled to begin their seasons this April. Athletic Director Ron Bligh and coaches […]

Rachel Ruffino completes stellar golf career at West Orange HS

Rachel Ruffino completes stellar golf career at West Orange HS

WEST ORANGE – On May 26, Rachel Ruffino completed her West Orange High School golf career by shooting a 73 in the Super Essex County Divisional Championship. The score landed her in a tie for second place with Nutley’s John Sabadics and a first-place finish among the girls. In April, she scored an 83 in […]