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Girls Soccer: West Orange Winning Streak Breaks with Tie Against Livingston

October 12, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Livingston girls soccer team had a second-half comeback against one of the county’s strongest teams in West Orange on Thursday that led the Lancers and Mountaineers into a scoreless double overtime to ultimately tie at 2-2.

With 10 wins and three ties, West Orange girls soccer has yet to lose a game this season. Kaylese Gist and Kiara Machuca had a goal ...

West Orange High School Girls Cross-Country Team Clinches Division Championship

WEST ORANGE, NJ - For the first time, the West Orange High School girls cross-country track team has captured the American Division Super Essex Conference championship with a first-place ranking and undefeated 9-0 record, making the girls the regular-season champions and SEC Conference Champions.

The girls cross-country team, under the guidance of coach Flecia Blake, captured the first Super ...

Youth Cheerleaders Join with West Orange Mountaineers for Group Performance

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Fanfest, football, District Band Night and a huge cheerleader routine featuring elementary, middle and the Mountaineer Cheer team capped off an evening of community activity at West Orange High School on Sept. 28.

The community’s youth was given the opportunity to team up and perform with the state champion cheerleaders and National Marching Band ...

West Orange Football's Sebastian Rawls Nominated for Heart of a Giant Award

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In the fourth week of nominations for the 2017 Football Heart of a Giant Award, presented by Hospital for Special Surgery and New York Giants, West Orange High School’s Sebastian Rawls was among the ten outstanding Tri-State area high school football players nominated.

Rawls was nominated by West Orange head football coach James Matsakis for his commitment, ...

Fifth Annual West Orange High School Fan Fest Promotes Community Spirit

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The fifth annual West Orange High School Fan Fest on Thursday bubbled with school spirit as students and athletes gathered to support one another and connect with the community. The event was held on the baseball field of Conforti Campus.

West Orange boys soccer and girls volleyball both had home games during Fanfest. The girls fell, 2-1, to Bloomfield while boys soccer ...

Girls Soccer: West Orange Continues Winning Streak with Consecutive Shutouts

WEST ORANGE, NJ  — The West Orange High School girls soccer team continues to climb the rankings, taking a 6-0 victory over Verona and a 3-0 win against Nutley last week and earning its sixth shutout of the season.

Natalie Nevins led the team in the away game against Verona with one goal and two assists. Kaylese Gist and Emma Mitchell followed Nevins with two goals and one goal ...

Football: West Orange Undefeated in Conference with Victory Over Bloomfield

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Despite some penalties, the West Orange High School football team (1-2) team defeated the Bloomfield Bengals (2-1) on Thursday, 34-18, on the Mountaineers’ home turf.

Following last year’s loss to Bloomfield (21-13), West Orange coach Jim Matsakis planned to utilize the Mountaineers’ running game more than their passing.

“They’re ...

Boys Soccer: Seton Hall Prep Takes Down Livingston, 4-0

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Following its first victory of the season on Monday, 1-0, against Verona, the Livingston High School boys soccer team fell to Seton Hall Prep, 4-0, at home on Wednesday.

SHP, which is currently ranked as the No. 2 team in the state, saw goals from Joe Cubero, Tyler Davis, Jon Ned and Adam Silva.

Despite the loss, Livingston goalkeepers Elijah Elster and Griffin ...

Inaugural Running with the Devils Event Benefits RWJBarnabas Health Clara Maass Medical Center

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Nearly 300 participants joined the New Jersey Devils hockey team at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and that the South Mountain Reservation on Saturday, Sept. 24 for the first annual “Running with the Devils 5K Run and Family Fun Walk,” benefiting RWJBarnabas Health’s Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, NJ

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the ...

Boys Soccer: Seton Hall Prep Dominates Caldwell, 4-0

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — Four first-half goals led the Seton Hallp Prep boys soccer team to a 4-0 victory over Caldwell on Monday, with Adam Silva leading the Pirates with one goal and an assist. 

Brian Zimmermann, Max Engelbrechtson and Joe Cubero also added goals to earn the win, and keeper Anthony Petruzziello made three saves throughout the game. 

A struggling James ...

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