EAST ORANGE, NJ – Elijah Robinson rushed for 176 yards and three touchdowns and Daniel Webb returned a kickoff 90 yards for a score, powering Montclair to a 35-6 football victory over East Orange in a chilly Saturday afternoon game.
If Montclair (7-1) can defeat Bloomfield on Thanksgiving Day, the Mounties will wrap up their fourth Super Essex Conference-American Division championship.
During Saturday's game at East Orange (2-6), Montclair’s Robinson scored the first TD in the first quarter. East Orange’s Devante Williams came back with a score in the second quarter. Montclair’s Webb then took the ensuing kickoff by East Orange and raced 90 yards for a touchdown.
Robinson scored for two more TDs in the third quarter, rushing for a total of 176 yards. In the final quarter, Montclair's Shaquan Oliver scored a TD for a 29-point lead.
If Montclair wins the Thanksgiving Day game, the Mounties will finish with an undefeated divisional record.