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Bridgewater-Raritan's Kyle Murphy Wins Wresting Championship in Weight Class

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Kyle Murphy (left) won his weight category. Credits: Dawn Wilde
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HUNTERDON CENTRAL, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan High School's Kyle Murphy won the NJSIAA Region 5 championship in his wrestling weight class during the match Saturday.

The championships were held at Hunterdon Central High School.

Murphy defeated Delaware Valley's Kyle Lightner, 10-0, in the 182-pound weight class.

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Bridgewater-Raritan's Van Miller also competed in the 195-pound weight class, but lost to Carteret's Farhan Khan, 6-4.

Also at the championships, 10 men were honored in the Region V Hall of Fame, with Bridgewater-Raritan's Harry Frezza and Jeff Mase among the honorees.

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