The Pioneer

The Pioneer

Jayson Raines: A Shining Star on the Field and in the Classroom

Jayson Raines: A Shining Star on the Field and in the Classroom

November 21, 2019

For junior Jayson Raines, football has always been a part of his life. Although he started playing competitively in third grade for the West Orange PAL M...

Five Mountaineers invited to partake in the EKB Unsigned Senior Showcase

Five Mountaineers invited to partake in the EKB Unsigned Senior Showcase

November 20, 2019

On Thursday October 10, West Orange High School Seniors, Johan Atwell, Gustav Hall, Elijah Milington, and Ismail Taylor-Kamara played in the unsigned senior s...

Semi-Final Football: Union Ends the Mountaineers’ Spectacular Season, 20-14

Semi-Final Football: Union Ends the Mountaineers’ Spectacular Season, 20-14

November 18, 2019

UNION, NJ -- After the eruption of the Union faithful as the final whistle blew during Friday night’s semi-final round of the Section 2, Group 5 New J...

Natalie Nevins Commits to Saint Joseph’s University

Natalie Nevins Commits to Saint Joseph’s University

November 15, 2019

On November 11th, West Orange girls soccer star Natalie Nevins signed her letter of intent to play Division 1 soccer at Saint Joseph’s University in ...

Senior Night: The Mountaineers Win Big Over Barringer, 52-21, for the Verducci Brothers

Senior Night: The Mountaineers Win Big Over Barringer, 52-21, for the Verducci Brothers

November 6, 2019

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- West Orange High School took the win over Barringer, 52-21, during their Senior Night game on November 1, 2019, and dedicated it to tw...

West Orange Boys Soccer Senior Night

October 31, 2019

On Thursday October 24th the West Orange Boys Soccer team took on Perth Amboy for their annual Senior Night. They won by a crushing score of 6-0. Goals...

Aced It!

Aced It!

Royson Folas, Managing Editor

October 30, 2019

Tuesday night, October 23, The West Orange High School Girls Tennis Team triumphantly claimed the Super Essex Conference Liberty Division Championship a...

WOHS Girls Volleyball Wins the Conference

WOHS Girls Volleyball Wins the Conference

October 30, 2019

On October 14th, the West Orange girls volleyball team captured their third liberty division title, defeating Columbia in two sets. The first set was ...

The Mountaineers Roll Over the Bengals, 39-0

The Mountaineers Roll Over the Bengals, 39-0

Mark Mincolelli

October 28, 2019

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- The West Orange Mountaineer’s would host the Bloomfield Bengals at Suriano Field, at 7:00pm on Friday, October 25, 2019. The Mountaine...

The Mountaineers Drop Their 2nd Straight Game in Heartbreaking Fashion

The Mountaineers Drop Their 2nd Straight Game in Heartbreaking Fashion

October 24, 2019

WAYNE, NEW JERSEY -- After falling shy of a win a week prior to the East Orange Jaguars, the West Orange Mountaineers (4-2) seeked redemption, in an out-of...

East Orange Defeats West Orange, 8-6, in the Orange Bowl

East Orange Defeats West Orange, 8-6, in the Orange Bowl

October 15, 2019

WEST ORANGE, NEW JERSEY-- Coach Darnell Grant and the West Orange Mountaineers would host head coach Rae Oliver and the East Orange Jaguars, in a game ...

Coach Blake’s Philosophy for WOHS Cross Country Team

Coach Blake’s Philosophy for WOHS Cross Country Team

October 14, 2019

Coach Felicia Blake runs West Orange High School’s prestigious Cross Country team and over the past 5 years, she has qualified the team to compete i...

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