WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange boys soccer team scored two goals in the second half to come away with a 2-0 victory over Columbia on opening day Friday afternoon.
Darren Lewis scored both goals, getting an assist on one from Mason Bashkoff.
Nikolai Matthews made five saves in posting the shutout, as the Mountaineers outshot Columbia, 12-5.
“Last year we had a relatively young team and a lot of injuries,” West Orange coach Doug Nevins said. “This year’s team is comprised of mostly juniors and seniors and the outlook is good.”