WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Borough Council honored four championship winning basketball teams at its April 5 meeting. Team members were presented certificates by Mayor Keith Kazmark.

The following teams of the West Paterson Boys & Girls Club - Passaic Valley Youth Basketball League were honored:

  • 3rd and 4th grade boys division
    Head coach Vinny Emilian, assistant coach Dominick DiDomenico, and players Dominick Capaci, Emilio Debakhos, Gavin DiNicola, Ethan Erazo, Michael Moro, Sean O'Brien, Joel Perez, Kristofer Terzioska, and Aiden Weeks
  • 5th and 6th grade boys division
    Head coach Freddie Valentin, assistant coach Edmund Olmedo, and players Arianna Aliotta, Nour El Khatib, Angelina Haddad, Jenna, Hindeleh, Alexa Lopes, Genevieve Murphy, Janesy Ruiz, Tiffany Soriano and Maria Spirova
  • 5th and 6th grade girls division
    Coach Dylan Preziosi and players Osmani Allison, Seth Aponte, Dylan Cannataro, Jarod Gonzalez, Hamza Ibrahim, Marco Parisi, and Michael Preziosi
  • 7th and 8th grade girls division
    Head coach Larry Whitney, assistant coaches Junior Lavergne and Kyle Kuren, and players Richard Batraki, Ahmad Chaabane, Adam Ciares, Adrian Lavergne, Alex Morales, Kush Patel, Brian Whitney, and Elliot Whitney