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West Orange High School Sophomore Makes Marks in Golf

April 25, 2017

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 SEC Golf Tournament on April 19 at Hendricks Golf Club in Belleville, shooting a 77 with nine pars and one birdie. 

On April 23, Galantini shot even Par 36 to lead the ...

Boys Lacrosse: Livingston Takes Down West Orange, 15-3

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston boys lacrosse team out-shot West Orange 27-18 to take home a 15-3 home-turf victory on Thursday.

Ryan Valese, Brian Russo and Adam Geffner led the team in goals with three a piece, followed by Eddie O’Donnell with two and Tommy Werner, Luke Nardone, Dylan Mandelbaum and Connor Flaherty with one each. Jason Scher had seven assists in the ...

Boys Tennis: West Orange Aims to Serve Up Success

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange High School boys tennis team is aiming for a conference championship and is already on its way with a current 3-0 record.

Seniors Trey Cohn and Richard McCleese are this year's co-captains. Other seniors on the team include Sushi Kaplan and Shaurya Sanghvi. Head coach Jeff Mazurek said he is excited with the season's strong start.

"The ...

Softball: West Orange Works Toward Strong 2017 Season

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School girls softball coach Joel Troast is optimistic about this season, which features five returning seniors and five third-year varsity starters.

Co-captains are twins Amanda and Emma Scalora, who have also been part of the award-winning varsity cheerleaders. Other seniors include Tatiana Stewart and Sophia Adelson.

Third-year varsity starters include ...

Patrik Elias Skates for Final Time as a Devil, Reflects on Local NJ Community’s Impact on His Life

NEWARK, NJ — Patrik Elias may have grown up in Trebíč, Czechoslovakia, but the New Jersey Devils legend and West Orange resident has formed an unbreakable bond with the New Jersey community. 

Saturday night at Prudential Center, the Devils’ all-time scoring leader skated with his team one final time after announcing his retirement from the National Hockey ...

Pep Rally Kicks Off Spring Sports Season at West Orange High School

WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange High School baseball, softball, track and field, boys tennis, lacrosse and golf will began their seasons last week and the WOHS athletes are hoping to make a strong impression in their divisions. 

An enthusiastic crowd of supporters joined the spring sports teams in the Tarnoff gym on March 30 to celebrate the start of the season.

Athletic Director ...

Baseball: West Essex Blasts West Orange, 14-4

WEST ESSEX, NJ - The West Essex baseball team scored 10 runs in the third inning on its way to a 14-4 victory over West Orange on Friday.

Zac Balz, who finished with five RBI, hit a three-run double to highlight the 10-spot in the third. Ben Ruvo went 2-for-2 with a double and three runs scored for West Essex (3-1), which pounded out 14 hits. Max Ruvo and Oliver Ortman each had two hits for ...

Brendan P. Tevlin Memorial Field Debuted at Seton Hall Prep Lacrosse Opener

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall Prep (SHP) seniors and cousins Brian Tevlin and Thomas Magnier stood among their peers on the lacrosse team as the field was officially christened the “Brendan P. Tevlin Memorial Field” on Wednesday prior to the season opener.

Despite falling 8-6 to Summit, Brian, the younger brother of the 2013 SHP graduate and Livingston resident who was ...

West Orange Girls Basketball’s Mya Bembry Named Super Essex Player of the Year

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School girls basketball sophomore Mya Bembry was named NJ.com's Super Essex Conference Girls Basketball Player of the Year for 2016-17.

Bembry had an impressive season, as she helped to lead the team to its 23-4 overall record, which drove the team to the top of the Liberty Division for the first time in high school history.

West Orange lost two ...

Gregory Elementary Participates in District-Wide Fitness Combine Initiative

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Fifth-grade students in Lisa Asman's Physical Education Class at Gregory Elementary School participated in a district-wide Fitness Combine initiative earlier this month that continues to foster West Orange Public Schools' partnership with the National Football League (NFL) and its "Fuel Up to Play 60" health and fitness program.

The school district began its ...

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