Orange Athletic Club All-Time Football Records

Orange AC Tornadoes 1929-1933

Includes 1929 N.F.L. Season

Orange Athletic Club football team, 1894, from Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Oct. 21, 1894.
Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Oct. 21, 1894

Orange Athletic Club of New Jersey
Complete Football Records
(1887-1936)

1887
10/21  L  0-36    Seton Hall (H)

1888 (American Football Union 3-2-1) (3-3-1)
.      L  0-2     Stevens Institute of Technology
10/13  W  4-0  at Staten Island Cricket Club
10/20  T 12-12    N.Y.A.C., at St. George Cricket Grounds, Hoboken
10/27  L  6-34    Crescent A.C.
11/3   W       at Staten Island Cricket Club
11/6   W 16-4     N.Y.A.C. (H)
11/29  L  0-25    Crescent A.C. (for the Eagle Cup)
Orange Juniors:
11/6   L  0-4     Clinton FBC

1889 (A.F.U. 4-2-0) (6-3-0) Home: Grove Street Grounds
10/12  W  6-0     Stevens Institute of Technology
10/12  W 24-0  at S.I.C.C. (SIAC?), West Brighton  [dates???]
10/19  W  5-0  at N.Y.A.C., at the Polo Grounds #2  [10-0? 6-0?]
10/26  L  0-22    Crescent A.C. (H)
11/2   W 62-0     Staten Island Cricket Club (SIAC?) (H)
11/5   W 12-0     Flushing A.C. (H)  att: 800
11/9  postponed   N.Y.A.C. (H)
11/23  L  6-54 at Princeton
11/16  L  0-6  at Crescent A.C., Bay Ridge
11/30  W 10-0     N.Y.A.C. (H)

1890 (A.F.U. 3-1-0) (~5-4-0)
10/4   W 21-0     Columbia (H)
10/11  T  0-0     Princeton, at Tuxedo Park
10/18  L  0-16    Yale (H)
10/25  L  4-6     Rutgers (H)
11/1   W  6-0     N.Y.A.C., at the Polo Grounds (#2) 
11/4   L  0-33 at Harvard
11/8   W  8-5     Crescent A.C. (H)  1,500/4,000 [Crescents protest substitute referee's bad TD call]
11/15  W 14-0     Orange AC Juniors
11/22  W 28-0     N.Y.A.C. (H) att: 500
11/29 postponed   Crescent A.C.
12/6   L  0-14 at Crescent A.C., at Washington Park #2 att: 600 (American Football Union championship)
Juniors:
11/4   L  0-18    Columbia Junior (H)
Reserves:
11/29  W 16-0     Harlem A.C. (H)

1891 (A.F.U. ~1-1-0)) (3-5-0)
10/3   L  0-16    Orange Y.M.C.A.  [Orange FC] or Springfield Y.M.C.A. Training School
10/10  W 10-6     Rutgers (H)
10/17  L  0-26    Penn (H)
10/24  L  0-36    Yale (H)  2,700-3,000
10/31  W 12-0  at N.Y.A.C., at the Polo Grounds #3  1,000
11/3   L  0-26    Princeton (H)  2,500
11/7   L  0-28 at Crescent A.C., at Eastern Park,Bklyn.  2,179 (paid)/3,000
11/14  no game at Manhattan A.C., at Manhattan Field
11/14  W 14-8     S.I.C.C.  [2nds?]
Seconds:
10/14  W 34-0     Columbia 2nds (H)
10/28    ?        Adelphi Academy (H)
10/31  no game    Tabernacles of Jersey City
10/31  W 18-6     Stevens 2nds (H)
11/3   T  6-6     Berkeley A.C. (H)
11/7   L  0-22    Bedford 2nds, at Prospect Park Parade Grounds
Juniors:
11/12  L  0-16 at Stevens Freshmen
11/6    ?         Stevens Sophomores
11/19  W (forf)   Alerts of Seton Hall (H)  [forfeit]

1892 (A.F.U. 1-1-0) (4-4-1)
10/1   T  4-4     Stevens (H)  1,000-1,500
10/8   W 22-10    Rutgers (H)  900-1,000 [Orange AC practiced under electric lights at night for this game (Elizabeth Daily Journal)]
10/15  W  8-4     Lehigh (H)  2,000
10/22  L  0-58    Yale (H)  2-3,000  10/21? [4-54?][0-52?]
10/29  L  0-14    Crescent A.C. (H)  1,500-2,000  
11/5   W 18-6     N.Y.A.C. (H)  [League Championship Game] [ended 4 minutes short due to darkness] [18-8?]
11/8   L  0-23    Princeton (H)  2,500-3,000
11/12  L 12-16    Lafayette 0-26?
12/17  W  6-0     Varuna Boat Club of Bay Ridge, Indoors at Madison Square Garden (#2)

1893 (A.F.U. 3-0-0) (8-2-0)
9/30   W 12-0     Stevens (H)
10/7   W 10-4     Volunteers of Harlem (H)
10/14  W  6-0     Lafayette (H)
10/21  L  0-52    Yale (H)  att: 700  [0-50?]
10/28  W 34-0     Rutgers (H)
11/4   W  1-0 (F) N.Y.A.C. (H) [4-0?] [forfeit]
11/7   L  0-8     Princeton (H)
11/11  W 14-0     Yale Law School (H)  [18-0?]
11/14  W  4-0     N.Y.A.C. (H)
11/18  W 20-4  at Crescent A.C., at Eastern Park American Football Union Champions!

1894 (A.F.U. 1-0-0) (~4-5-1)
9/29   no game at Army
9/29   T  6-6     Stevens (H) {or W 6-0??)
10/3   W 26-0     N.J.A.C. (H)  att: 500
10/6   W 34-0     Wesleyan (H)
10/13  L  0-14 at Harvard  0-11?
10/20  L  0-24    Yale (H)
10/27  W 14-0     Lehigh (H)
11/3   L  6-18    Lafayette (H)
11/6 not played   Elizabeth A.C.
11/10  L 10-12    Brown (H)  1,500
11/17  W 16-8     Crescent AC (H) (for Eagle Cup)
11/24  L  4-16    Princeton (H)  [11/21?]
Scrubs/"B":
10/13  L  0-4     Brooklyn Poly (H)
Orange A.C. of Bayonne:
11/1   W 24-0     6th Street Picked team

1895 (A.F.U. 1-1-0) (6-4-1)
10/5   L  0-12    Lafayette (H)
10/12  W 24-0     Syracuse A.A. (H)
10/19  L 12-24    Yale (H) 6,000
10/24  W 24-0     Orange Y.M.C.A. (H)
10/26  T  0-0     Princeton (H) 5,000
11/2   W  2-0     Lehigh (H)
11/5   W 24-0     Chicago A.A. (H)
11/9   W 10-6  at Navy 
11/16  L (for.)   Crescent AC, at Eastern Park [forfeit]
11/16  L  0-26    Yale, at manhattan Field 3,500
11/28 not played  Elizabeth A.C. (H)
11/28  W 10-0     Crescent A.C. (H)
scrubs:
11/9   W  6-0     Elmira A.C.
Consolidated team:
12/    L  0-10    Entré Nous Club of Paterson

1896 (~3-2-2)
9/26   no game    Rutgers 
10/3   W 34-0     Newark F.C., incl. Garfield Club (H) 
10/10  L  0-12    Yale (H)  2,000  
10/17  W 18-0     Montclair A.C. (H) [13-0? 14-0?]
10/24  L  0-12 at Boston A.A.
10/31  W  6-0     Orange Y.M.C.A. (H)
11/3   T  0-0     Elizabeth A.C. (H)  3,500-6,000
11/7   no game    Montclair A.C. (H)
11/14  T  6-6     Elizabeth A.C., at Manhattan Field  4,500 (paid-1,500)
11/21  canc,      Lehigh [Lehigh backs out]
11/26      ?      Independents Club of Paterson

1897 (~4-3-1)
10/2   W 10-0     Montclair A.C.
10/7       ?      Fanwood A.C. (H) [not played?]
10/9   L  4-10    Knickerbocker club (H)
10/16  W 22-0     N.J.A.C. (H)  [20-0?]
10/20      ?      Irving Club (H)
10/23  W 20-0     Columbia A.C., Washington,D.C. (H)
10/30      ?      Knickerbockers (H)
11/2   T  6-6     Elizabeth A.C. (H)
11/6   canc.      Boston A.A. [Boston disbanded ~11/1]
11/6   L  4-6     Riverside A.C. (H)
11/13  L  0-6     Chicago A.A. (H)  1,200
11/25  W  6-4     Elizabeth A.C. (H)

1898 (~3-1-1)
10/29  W  6-0     Riverside A.C. (H)
11/5   W 32-0     Orange Y.M.C.A.
11/8   T  0-0     Knickerbocker A.C. (H)
11/12      ?      Newark A.C. (H)
11/19  L  0-12    Knickerbocker A.C. (H)
11/24  W  5-0     Riverside A.C., inside Madison Square Garden (#2)  att: 800
.      no game    Chicago Athletic Association [mentioned in 10/22 schedule]

1899 (~7-1-1)
10/7   W 21-0     Easton Business Col. A.A. (H)
10/14  W 33-0     Dreadnaught A.C. (H)
10/21  W 16-5     Penn Reserves (H)
10/28  W 21-6     Nutley A.C. (H)
10/31      ?      Orange Y.M.C.A.
11/4   no game    Columbia scrubs (H)
11/4   W 38-0     Vailsburg A.C. (H) Vallsburg?
11/7   W 11-10    Knickerbocker A.C. (H)
11/11  W 10-5     Seton Hall (H)
11/18  L  0-29 at Duquesne A.A., Pittsburgh
.          ?      Pennsylvania Railroad Y.M.C.A. of Philadelphia [game?]
11/30  T  6-6     Newark A.C.(H) 5,000 W 6-0???
12/2       ?      Knickerbocker A.C.
.          ?      Manhattan College

1900 (~5-3-1)
10/2   W 10-0     P.R.R. Y.M.C.A. of Philadelphia (All-Collegiates) (H)  (10/10?)
10/6   L  0-2     Manhattan Col. (H)
10/13      ?      Penn Reserves (H)  [not played?]
10/13  L  0-11    Elizabeth A.C. (H)  [W 22-0 ???]
.          ?      Seton Hall
10/20  W 10-0     Pennsylvania R.R. All-Collegiates (H)
10/27  T  0-0     Knickerbocker A.C. (H)
11/3   W  5-0     Princeton scrubs (H)
11/6   no game    Duquesne County & A.C. (H) [Duquesne played in Pittsburgh]
11/6   W 31-0     5th Artillery
11/10 cancelled   Knickerbocker A.C.
11/10      ?      U. of Maryland [prob. no game]
11/10  W 39-0     Orient A.C. (H)
11/24      ?      Newark A.C., at Shooting Park Grounds [no game?]
11/29      ?      Nutley A.C.
11/29  L  0-6     Newark A.C. (H)

1901 (~4-5-1)
10/2   W  5-0     Pennsylvania R.R. Y.M.C.A. of Philadelphia (H)  [may be same game as 10/12??]
10/5   T  6-6  at Maryland U. of Baltimore 
10/12  W  5-0     All-Collegiates of New Jersey (H)
10/19  L  0-17    Lafayette (H)  [10/16?]
10/23  L  0-29 at Princeton  [0-20?]
10/26  L  0-17 at Philadelphia Pros
11/2   W 22-0     Yale Law School (H)
11/5       ?   at Roseville A.C., Ampere
11/5       ?      Riverside A.C.
11/9   L  0-35 at Yale
11/16  L  0-6     Philadelphia All-Collegiates (P.R.R. Y.M.C.A. of Phil.) (H)  
11/23      ?      Oritani F.C., Hackensack (H)
11/28  W 29-0     Yale Consolidated
Seconds:
10/26  T  0-0     Stevens Freshmen (H) [maybe Orange F.C.]

1902 (~3-5-1)
10/11 postp.   at Philadelphia Pros (of National League)  [rain]
10/18  W 22-0     Bloomfield Field Club (H)  [23-0?]
10/25  W 17-0     Englewood F.C. (H)
11/1  postp.      Seton Hall College
11/1   W  8-5     Forest Hill F.C. (H)  (5-8??)
11/4   L  5-12 at Philadelphia Athletics (Pros)
11/8   canc.   at Princeton
11/8   W 18-0     Willet's Point (H)  (17-0?
11/12  L  0-40 at Philadelphia Phillies (Pros)
11/22  T  0-0  at Watertown A.A.  2,000
11/27  L  0-12    Philadelphia Phillies/Colonel Rogers' Phil. All-Stars (H)
(1903)
1/2    L  0-36    All-Syracuse, inside Madison Square Garden (#2)

1903 (~3-4-1)
10/10  L  0-16    Bergen Point (H)
10/17      ?   at Columbia Law School
10/24  W 18-0  at Norwood A.C.
10/31  W 29-0     Berkeley A.C. of Newark (H)
11/7   L  0-32 at Watertown A.A.
11/26  T  6-6     Forest Hill (H)
12/15  L  0-12    Franklin A.C. of Phil., inside Madison Square Garden (#2)
12/18  W 22-0     Oreo A.C. of Asbury Park, inside M.S.G. (#2)
12/19  L  0-11    Watertown A.A., inside M.S.G. (#2)

1904 ( - - )
10/21  L  4-31    Seton Hall [10/23?]

1905 ( - - )
10/14  W 15-0  at New Rochelle Y.M.C.A.

1909 ( - - )
10/26  L  0-17 at Philadelphia Pros
11/9   L  0-35 at Yale  [not varsity?]

Orange A.A. Golden Tornadoes of the East

1919 (Ind.) ( - - )

1920 (Ind.) ( - - )
.      L 21-26    Harways of Brooklyn
10/10  T  0-0  at Stapleton Stapes, East Shore Oval
.      W 13-0     Hillcrest A.A. [called Orange Triangles in Staten Islander article] 
.      W  6-0     Newark A.A.
12/5   W 20-0     Stapleton F.B.C. (Stapes) (H)

1921 (Ind.) ( - - )
9/25   canc.   at Tappen Post ( at Curtis Field, New Brighton, Staten Island)
.      W 14-0     New York Aqueducts
10/30  W 18-0     Harways of Brooklyn (H)
11/8   T  0-0  at Stapleton Ex-Service A.C. (Stapes), at East Shore Oval  2,000
11/26  W          Brickley's New York Giants (H) [Ashland Field]
12/3   canc.      Stapleton (H)  [snow]
12/18      ?      Indians (Staten Island) (H)

1922 (Ind.) ( - - )
10/12  no game    Newark A.C. (H)
10/12      ?      Sterling Club of Roosevelt (H)
10/21  L  0-51 at Frankford Yellow Jackets  (0-50?)(0-59?)
10/29  W 26-7     Stapleton F.B.C. (Stapes) (H)
11/7   W 12-3     Plainfield Recreation Club (H), at Ashland Field
11/12  W 24-0     Bayonne Vikings (H), at Orange Playground
11/19      ?      Montanas of Port Richmond
12/10  canc.   at Stapletons, at Sisco Field, Port Richmond
12/10      ?      Newark A.A.

1923 (Ind.) ( - - )
   [Home field- Orange Playground]  Coach: Mick Hummel
10/7        ?     Roosevelts of Carteret (H)  
10/23       ?     Harways of Brooklyn (H)         
10/28   T  3-3    (Brickley's) New York Giants (H)
11/4    W 27-0    Hobart Field Club of Philadelphia (H)
11/10   L  0-17at Millville (NJ)  0-18?
11/11   W  6-0    Newark F.B.C. (H)
11/18  canceled   Holmesburg Bluejackets (H)
11/18       ?     New York Giants (H)
11/25   W 14-7    Mission Hollyoke Pros (Brooklyn) (H)
11/29  no game    Newark A.C.(H)  [proposed]
11/29   L  3-6 at Stapleton (Stapes), Elk Park, Port Richmond  7,000+  [orig. sched. for 12/6]
12/    no game    Princeton (H?)  [proposed]
12/2    W 20-6    Elmhurst Caseys (H) 21-6?  [called w/ 7 min. left due to darkness]
12/9    W 10-0    North Shore Redskins/Indians of Port Richmond (H)
12/16  no game    Frankford Yellowjackets, inside Essex Troop (Roosevelt Ave.) Armory, West Orange
12/16   L  0-2 at Stapleton
12/23  no game    Stapleton, inside Essex Troop (Roosevelt Ave.) Armory
1/1    no game    Newark A.C., inside Essex Troop (Roosevelt Ave.) Armory

1924 (Ind.) ( - - )
   Coach: Jack Kehoe
10/5   W 20-0     U.S.S. Wright (H)  3,000
10/12  L  0-23 at North Shore Indians (Redskins), at Elk (Sisco) Park, Port Richmond
10/19  W          Newark F.B.C.  4,000 
10/26  W 14-0     Mission Club of Brooklyn (H)
11/2   L  6-9     Newark Red Jackets (H)  5,000
11/9  canceled    Jeffersons of Rochester (N.F.L.) (H)
11/9   W  6-0     Lafayette A.C. of Brooklyn (H)
11/16  W 17-0     Newark F.B.C. (H)
11/23  W 10-7     Newark Red Jackets (H)
11/27  W          Cleveland Panthers (date???)
11/27  W 13-6  at Stapleton Stapes, Thompson Stadium
12/7   no game    Newark Redjackets (H)
12/7       ?      Elizabeth Collegians (H)
12/14  no game at Stapleton Stapes

1925 (Ind.) (pos. 7-4-1)
   Coach: Al McGall
10/4   T  0-0  at Stapleton Stapes, Thompson Stadium   2,000
10/11  W  7-2  at Atlantic City Roses  (which game??? (prob. a loss)
10/11  L  7-21 at Atlantic City Field Club  (which game???)
10/18  W  7-3     Newark A.C./F.B.C. (H)
.      L          Atlantic City Blue Tornadoes  (see above?)
10/24      ?      Mohawks of Paterson (H) [See 11/1 below]  
11/1   no game    Cleveland Panthers (H)
11/1   W 19-0     Paterson Mohawks (H)
11/3   L  0-21    Rochester Jeffersons (H)
11/8   postp.     Cleveland Panthers (H)
11/15  W  7-6     Cleveland Panthers (H)
11/22  W 20-0     Elizabeth Collegians (H)
11/26  W 13-6     Cleveland Panthers, at Dreamland Park, Newark
11/29  W  6-0     Newark F.B.C. (H)  4,000
12/5   W 46-9     Red Devils of Englewood/Hackensack (H ?)
12/12  L  0-8     Stapleton Stapes (H) at Ashland Stadium
Eastern Pro Football Championship:
.      W          New York Giants (N.F.L.) ??? [Doubtful]

1926 (Ind.) ( - - )
   New Home Field: Knights of Columbus Field, East Orange Coach: Cy Aschenbach
9/26   L  0-6     Stapleton Stapes (H) ["practice game"] (0-6?)
10/3   L  2-7     Bridgeport Pros/All-Bridgeports (H)
10/10  L  0-7  at Stapleton Stapes, Thompson Stadium
10/17  T  6-6     Kansas City Cowboys (N.F.L.) (H)  3,000
10/31 canceled    Bayonne Vikings (H)  [rain]
11/7   W 14-0     McMonigle's Blue Devils of Coney Island (H)
11/14  W  9-0     All-Southern Colored Collegians (H)  4,000  ["3rd straight W"] [pos. had been orig. sched. v. Atlantic City Roses]
11/21  W 26-0     All-Southern Colored Collegians (H)
11/27  L  7-25    Stapleton Stapes (as Newark Bears) (H), at City Field, Newark
11/28  L  7-13    Bayonne Vikings (H)  [Game called early due to darkness.]
12/2       ?      Newark (E.F.L.) (H)

1927 (Ind.) (~ 8-1-3)
  AKA "Orange Golden Stars"
9/18   L  0-6     New York Giants (N.F.L.) (H)  3,000-5,000
9/25   T  7-7     Dayton Triangles (H)
10/2   W  7-0     Millville (H)
10/9  canceled at Stapleton Stapes
10/9   rain ?     Hartford Giants
10/16  W 19-6     Springfield Cords (H)  4,000
10/23  W 24-0     All-Bridgeport/Bridgeport Pros (H)  10/26?
10/30  no game    Hudson Collegiates (H)
10/30  W 14-0     Bayonne Vikings (H)  6,000
11/6   W 32-0     Overton White Jackets (H)  3,500 [AKA Reading White Jackets]
11/8   T  6-6  at Stapleton Stapes
11/12  T  0-0  at Millville
11/13  W 14-0     East Falls (Pa.) (H)
11/20  W 19-6     Bayonne Vikings (H)  6,000
11/26      ?      Vons, at New Brunswick
11/27  W 13-6     Fort Benning Doughboys (U.S. All-Army) (H)  3,000  [AKA West Point Alumni]
12/4  canceled at Stapleton Stapes  [dispute]
12/4  snow ?      Elizabeth Collegians (H)  [pos. snow-out]
12/18 canceled    Pottsville Maroons (N.F.L.) (H)

Orange A.C. Golden Tornadoes
1928 (Ind.) (9-5-0)
9/16   L  0-12    Franford Yellow Jackets (N.F.L.) (H)  5,000
9/23   L  0-7     New York Giants (N.F.L.) (H)  5,000
9/30   W  6-0     Millville (H)  3,000
10/7   W 20-0     Stonewall A.C., Holyoke (H)  [10/6?]
10/14  L  6-12 at Staten Island Stapletons  6,500
10/21  W  6-0     Bayonne Vikings (H)  6,000
10/28  W 26-6     Bethlehem (H)
11/6   L  0-19 at Staten Island Stapletons, Thompson Field  4,000
11/11  W 13-0     Bayonne Vikings (H)  5,000
11/18  W  7-6     Newark F.C. (H) 
11/25  W 40-0     New London Submarine Base (H)
12/2   W 27-12    Newark F.C. (H)
12/9   W 20-0     Elizabeth Collegians (H)  2,500  [or 12/14]
12/16  L  0-6     Staten Island Stapletons (H)  4,500
12/23  W 19-0     Columbia All-Stars (H)  500  [19-12?] [12/14?]

Orange A.C. Tornadoes
1929 (N.F.L. 4-5-4,last) (6-5-4)
9/22   W 34-0     Elizabeth Collegiates (Ind.) (H) (exhib.)
9/29   T  0-0     New York Giants (H)  9,000
10/6   W  7-0     Boston Bulldogs (ex-Pottsville Maroons) (H)  7,000  10/10?
10/13  L  0-7  at Providence Steamrollers  10,000
10/19  T  6-6  at Frankford Yellow Jackets  6,000
10/20  W 19-13 at Boston Bulldogs  6,000
10/27  W 26-12    Bayonne Vikings (Ind.) (H) (exhib.)  5,000
10/29  L  0-6  at Boston Bulldogs (at Pottsville)  2,000
11/3   T  0-0  at Staten Island Stapletons
11/10  L  0-22 at New York Giants, at the Polo Grounds  20,000
11/17  T  0-0     Frankford Yellow Jackets (H)  1,500
11/24  rain       Wessingtons (H) [rain out]
12/1   W  3-0     Staten Island Stapletons (H)  8-9,000
12/8   L  0-26    Chicago Cardinals (H)
12/14  L  0-10 at Franford Yellow Jackets (exhib.)
12/15  W  6-0     Passaic Wessingtons (Ind.) (H) (exhib.)
(N.F.L. franchise moved to Newark for 1930) 

1930 (Ind.)
10/19  L  0-7     Bayonne Vikings (H) 2,000
12/7   canceled   Bayonne Vikings (H) [weather]

1931 (Ind.) ( - - )
9/20   L  0-32    New York Giants (N.F.L.) (H)
9/27       ?      Hominy Indians (H) 
10/4   W 33-0     All-Army of West Point (H)
10/25  T  0-0     West Sides of Jersey City (H)  [Orange FC]
11/15  L  6-9     Bayonne Viking Bulldogs (H) (“State ChampionshipӠ)
11/28  postp.  at Frankford Legion (Amer. Leg. Post 211), at Frankford Memorial Stadium [rain]  att: 20
12/5   L  0-13 at Frankford Legion

1932 (Ind.) ( - - )
10/1   L  0-12 at Frankford Legion

1933 (Ind.) (8-4-1)
9/24   L  7-14    Philadelphia Eagles (N.F.L) (exhib.) (H)  4,000
10/1   T  0-0     Washington Passers (H)
10/8   W 15-0     Bridgeport Pros (H)  5,000 13-0?
10/15  W 25-0     Cleveland Panthers (H)  5,000
10/22  W 12-0     Bayonne Vikings (H)  7,000
10/29  W 13-0     U.S. (Philadelphia) Marines (H)  4,500
.      L          Carlisle Barracks 
11/5   W 13-6     Paterson Nighthawks (H)  5,000
11/12  W  7-6     Staten Island Stapletons (H)  6,000
11/17  L  0-7  at Passaic Red Devils  3,000
11/19  W 19-0     All-Lancaster (H)  6,000
11/26  L  6-33 at Staten Island Stapletons  7,000
12/3   W 20-6     Notre Dame All-Stars (H)  8,000
12/10 snow out    Staten Island Stapes (H)

1934 (Ind.) (1-4-0)
 ["East Orange Tornadoes"]
9/13   L  0-27    New York Giants (N.F.L.) (exhib.) (H) (night) Ashland Stadium
9/20   L  6-19    Brooklyn Dodgers (N.F.L.) (exhib.) (H) (night) 9,000
9/23   L  0-6  at Clifton Wessingtons 1,500
9/27   W 19-6     Passaic Red Devils 4,500
10/4   L  0-17    Clifton Wessingtons
10/11      ?      Paterson Panthers (H)

1935 (Ind.) (3-8-2)
9/10   L  0-21    New York Giants (N.F.L.) (H) (night) 11,355 [K of C Stadium]
9/19   L  6-9     Brooklyn Dodgers (N.F.L.) (H) (night)  7,000 [K of C]
9/26   L  0-7     Philadelphia Eagles (N.F.L.) (H) (night)  9,200
9/29   L  0-3  at Clifton Wessingtons
10/1   L  0-12 at Stapleton Buffaloes (night)  1,500
10/6   L  0-6  at Irvington Camptowners 4,000
10/11  post.     Chicago Bears (N.F.L.)
10/13  L  2-6  at Shenandoah Presidents
10/14  L  0-20    Chicago Bears (N.F.L.) (H) (night)  8,000  [K of C]
10/20  W 21-0     Irvington Camptowners (H) 5,000
10/27  W  7-0     Stapleton Buffaloes (H) 3,000
11/3   T  0-0     Passaic Red Devils (H)
11/10  canceled   Washington Federals (H)
11/17  post.   Notre Dame All-Stars (H)
11/24  canceled   Notre Dame All-Stars (H)
12/8   T  7-7  at Paterson Panthers, Hinchliffe Stadium
12/11  W 20-6  at Paterson Panthers, Hinchliffe Stadium 1,500   

1936 (AFA 4-4-0) (5-7-0)
9/3    L  0-21    New York Giants (N.F.L.) (H) (night)  8,000-9,000 [K of C Stadium]
9/11   L  0-12    Brooklyn Dodgers (N.F.L.) (H) (K of C Stadium) (night) 
9/27   W  7-0     Brooklyn Bay Parkways (H)  5,000
10/4   L  0-17 at Passaic Red Devils  2,000
10/11  L  0-7  at White Plains Bears
10/18  W 20-7  at Bristol Bears (Ind.)
10/25  W 14-9     Stapleton Buffaloes (H)  3,000
11/1   L  0-6     Shenandoah Presidents (Ind.?) (H)
11/8   postp.  at Brooklyn Bay Parkways
11/15  W  3-0     Stapleton Buffalloes (H)
11/22  L  6-12 at Brooklyn Bay Parkways  3,000
11/29  W 24-0     Passaic Red Devils (H)
12/6   canc.      New Rochelle Bulldogs
American Association Playoff Semi-Final [also for N.J. State Pro Championship]:
12/13  L  0-10 at Paterson Panthers  3,500

Moved to Newark for 1937

Home Fields:
Orange Oval, Brick Church
East Orange Stadium, North Clinton St. and Park Ave. (__-1925)
Knights of Columbus Field, Main Street, East Orange (1926- )

Notes:
*Originally an amateur team, by later 1890s "semi-pro"; independent pro 1919-1928.
*Practiced under Electric Lights at Night for 10/8/1892 game against Rutgers.
*Joined N.F.L. as Orange A.C. Tornadoes in 1929, Franchise moved to Newark 1930.
*Independent 1931 to 1935; Join American Football Association 1936.
*Moved to Newark for 1937 season.

Go to the list of amazing sports lists.
This list compiled and designed by P.S.Luchter.
  Updated 10/5/2006
©All Rights Reserved.