UNION, NJ – Two Union High School wrestlers placed in Saturday’s District 16 Wrestling Tournament at Millburn High School. 

The top three place winners in each weight class will advance to the regional tournament, which takes place next weekend. From there, the top three place winners at regionals compete for an individual state title in a tournament that is held the first weekend in March.

·       126 pounds – 3rd Place - Senior Kyjuan Hutchins

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·       152 pounds -  1st Place - Senior Nick Zuena

Other Farmers who finished in the top four are:

·       160 pounds - Senior Joram Morinvil

·       182 pounds - Senior Dellison Nkrahene

·       220 pounds - Junior Bobby Emanuel

·       285 pounds - Senior Raul Falar

Team Results:

Voorhees                             190

Wathchung Hills                  179

Colonia                                110

Bridgewater-Raritan           109

New Providence                 105

Iselin Kennedy                     79

Union                                   69

Millburn                                49

Newark Academy                 24

Shabazz                                0

Union competed in the District 16 Tournament against fellow high school varsity wrestlers from Bridgewater-Raritan, Colonia, Iselin Kennedy, Millburn, Newark Academy, Shabazz, New Providence, Voorhees and Watching Hills.

The NJSIAA District Wrestling Tournament is the first of three steps that lead to an individual state title in the sport.