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West Orange Seniors Receive Prestigious Essex County Scholar-Athlete Awards

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WOHS Principal Hayden Moore and Athletic Director Ron Bligh with ECSAA awardees Abraham Dada and Sophia Adelson Credits: Cynthia Cumming
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WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange High School (WOHS) seniors Sophia Adelson and Abraham Dada were recognized as top scholar-athletes at the annual Essex County Awards, held at Mayfair Farms earlier this month.

The event recognizes top male and female academic athletes from schools across Essex County. Abraham Dada, a WOHS wrestler, and Sophia Adelson, a girls varsity softball player, garnered top marks to be named top WOHS scholar-athletes.

Dada will be attending Harvard University and Adelson will be attending Wellesley University in the fall. 

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