Sports

October 26, 2018

EAST ORANGE, NJ – The Newark Athletic Hall of Fame recently inducted Newark native Hawaiian Thompson-Epps into their ranks during their 30th Annual Induction Dinner. After achieving many accomplishments, including being named All American at the NCAA Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Division III ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The late Hugh B. Mendez, an East Orange native and sports legend, was honored earlier this year with the Whittier College Baseball Stadium in Whittier, California, being dedicated in his name. A graduate of East Orange High School and Springfield College in Massachusetts, ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Bear, a Hoboken-based e-commerce retailer of mattresses, pillows and sleep accessories, in partnership with Good Sports, announced a $30,000 donation of athletic equipment to the East Orange Jr. Jaguars youth football and cheerleading program. The donation, which has a retail ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The East Orange Jaguars handily defeats the Watchung Hills Regional High School football team in the 2018 season kickoff on Friday, 50-17. “Never the way you want to start the season. We will learn from this one and move on,” said WHRHS head coach Rich Seubert. “I’m proud of ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - East Orange resident and NFL Professional Football Player Rasul Douglas will be hosting what he is calling a ‘Community Giveback’ event today (Friday August 24, 2018) at Firehouse #2 at 60 Main Street in East Orange.There will be music, games, free food and school supply giveaways ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ – On July 11, 2018, the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders honored East Orange Campus High School’s Boys Indoor Track Coach Lance T. Wigfall for being named the 2017-2018 Boys Indoor Track Coach of the Year by NJ.com. Freeholder At-Large Patricia Sebold of Livingston, along ...

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IRVINGTON, NJ - Essex Grassroots Tennis & Education Inc. (EGTE) is offering a new tennis program at Irvington Park to provide growth and development of the sport of tennis. In 2017 EGTE began offering tennis program in conjunction with the city of East Orange in a program that used fun, ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Men of Essex, Inc. will celebrate their 60th Anniversary Essex Awards dinner banquet Wednesday, May 16th, 7:00 p.m. at Cedar Hill Golf & Country Club, 100 Walnut Street, Livingston, NJ. As part of the festivities, this year’s top awardee will be track phenom Reanda ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – The frigid weather has made a local women’s organization change their “Travel Rite” Program this winter for the East Orange Campus Basketball Team.  The Montclair Chapter of Drifter’s Inc. will distribute hats to the East Orange Campus H.S. Basketball Team, instead of the shirts and ...

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