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Paterson's Fontan Leads USC in Assists

 

PATERSON, NJ - After missing all of last season with an injury, Patersonian Gio Fontan is leading the University of Southern California Trojans in assists this year.

The senior guard who played high school ball for a state-champion St. Anthony's team is averging 5.5 assists and and 8.5 points per game for the Trojans, who are 3-5.

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Fontan is shooting at a 74 percent clip from the foul line, but is struggling from the field, with a 27.3 percentage.

 

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Passaic Man Sentenced to 23 Years in Kidnapping, Sexual Assault of Paterson Resident

February 16, 2017

PATERSON, N.J. - Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes announced Wednesday that Juan Cruz-Pena, 32 of Passaic to a combined term of 23 years in New Jersey State Prison for the Kidnapping, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact, and Aggravated Assault of (name withheld), 36 of Paterson.

Cruz-Pena acted with a codefendant who is is currently a fugitive with an outstanding ...

Tyler Sumter of Paterson Named to The College of Saint Rose Dean's List

February 16, 2017

ALBANY, NY (02/15/2017)-- The College of Saint Rose in Albany, New York, congratulates Tyler Sumter of Paterson, New Jersey, for being named to the Dean's List for the fall 2016 semester.

Sumter is one of 751 students to achieve this mark of academic excellence. To make the Dean's List, Sumter had to complete a minimum of 12 credit hours and achieve a semester grade-point average of at ...