ORANGE, NJ — The Cedar Grove boys soccer team opened its season with an 8-0 victory over Orange on Thursday.

Aidan DeSena finished with three goals for the Panthers, who pulled away from a three-goal led with five goals in the second half.

Michael Matos scored two goals, Dillon Ferber finished with one goal and two assists and Joel Botros passed for three assists. Jakub Zajac and Dan Gonzalez each scored one goal, and Gareth Posnett contributed an assist.