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September 22, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Dorian Gashi scored three touchdowns and undefeated West Essex scored all its points in the first three quarters of a 35-0 victory over Snyder Saturday afternoon at Caven Point. Gashi rushed for 58 yards on 11 carries. Quarterback Zach Lemanski completed 5 of 8 passes for 123 ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Joe Barbarito scored two goals and passed for one assist, and Nico Rosamilia finished with one goal and three assists to lead West Essex to a 6-2 boys soccer victory over Newark Central on Tuesday. Aidan Barrett and Sebi Morrello each scored a goal and had an assist for the Knights ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The Livingston girls soccer team tallied its third consecutive win on Monday with a superb 80-minute effort to defeat previously unbeaten West Essex, 2-1. “It’s been a tough stretch,” said Livingston head coach Paul Raiz. “The first four games were not easy, but to come out ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - West Essex did all its scoring in the first half and went on to post an 8-0 rout of Mount St. Dominic in field hockey on Monday. Ellie Decker finished with three goals and three assists and Ali Gann scored two goals for the Lady Knights (5-0), who outshot Mount St. Dominic, ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex boys soccer team had its first taste of defeat on Saturday after encountering an exceptional Montclair team, which maintained its undefeated status by taking down the Knights, 2-1. “They are a good team and we made a few mistakes,” said West Essex head coach ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex football team is 2-0 on the season after a dominant 34-0 victory over Newark Central on Friday night. “Every time you win a high school football game there’s an element of satisfaction in it, but at the same time we’ve got to get better,” said West Essex head ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Brooke Schatz scored two goals and assisted on the other to lead West Essex to a 3-0 girls soccer victory over Bloomfield on Friday. Emma Riberio had a goal and an assist for West Essex (3-0-1), which scored its final two goals in the second half. Lauren Geiger also had an ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - West Essex scored three goals in the second half and finished off a 4-0 boys soccer victory over  Science Park Thursday afternoon. Sophomore Ryan Kean opened the scoring for the Knights (2-0-1). Nico Rosamilia finished with two goals and one assist for West Essex. Sebi ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Leanna Rebimbas scored three goals to lead Caldwell to a 6-2 girls soccer victory over Bloomfield on Wednesday. Angela Nicol scored two goals for the Lady Chiefs (1-1), who led, 3-0, at halftime. Sarah Blankenship added a goal and two assists in the victory. Victoria ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex field hockey team rattled off five goals in the first half and went on to a 7-0 victory over Glen Ridge on Tuesday. Emily Holleuffer scored three goals and had two assists for the Lady Knights (3-0), who outshot the Ridgers, 19-1. Ellie Decker notched two ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ - As the weather cooled down, football season heated up on Friday night as the Fairfield Falcons football teams kicked off the 2018 season with its annual Pep Rally.  The night was bittersweet for the 8th grade Falcons as they burst through their team banner for the last time. It ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Caldwell scored two goals in the first half and went on to a 3-0 boys soccer victory over Columbia on Saturday. Kyle Ross and Jaden Pezzola scored first-half goals to stake the Chiefs to a 2-0 lead. Junior Carson Filion converted a penalty kick in the second half for the ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Will Perez and Nick Celentano each scored two touchdowns and West Essex scored all its points in the first half to defeat Hanover Park, 42-14, on opening night Friday. The Knights built a 42-0 lead by halftime. Perez ran for TDs of 21 and 9 yards, and Celentano had scoring ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex girls soccer team needed overtime to defeat Glen Ridge, 3-2, Friday afternoon. Isabella Vitella, Vivian Onnembo and Brooke Schatz each scored one goal for West Essex (2-0). Alexa Houmis and Lauren Geiger contributed assists in the victory. Kayla Bowie of ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — As the defendants of the 2017 state football title, the West Essex Knights have set their expectations equally as high for the upcoming 2018 season. The season begins at home for the Knights on Friday at 7 p.m. against Hanover Park. “We consider ourselves a program that’s ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - The James Caldwell High School football team lost several exceptional offensive players to graduation, but the best way to break in new starters in those spots is with the security of a solid offensive line. And that is something coach Thomas Lamont's team does have. How ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - West Essex scored seven goals in the first half en route to an 8-0 field hockey victory over Columbia on opening day Wednesday. Ellie Decker scored five goals as West Essex outshot Columbia, 28-4. Ali Gann led the Lady Knights with three assists. Cameron Kinsella totaled two ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — In a new division with a more balanced competition, the West Essex boys soccer team has high expectations for the season. “We’re hoping to be contenders for the Conference Championship,” said West Essex head coach Rob Grosso. “We’re hoping that the experience we gained last ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - The James Caldwell High School varsity girls soccer team opens its season on Friday afternoon at Belleville, and coach Mike Teshkoyan's team should be able to produce the offensive firepower necessary to keep opponents back on their heels. Last season, Caldwell finished with ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The athletic fields and recreational facilities will benefit from North Caldwell’s upcoming Run for North Caldwell 5K to be held on Sept. 8 on Gould Avenue. The 5K event begins at 8 a.m., and a fun-filled one-mile color run will follow at 9 a.m. The race, open to walkers ...

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ROSELAND, NJ – The West Essex High School (WEHS) track and field program was recently honored for its past four years of success during a special presentation sponsored by the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders at Roseland Town Hall. District 4 Freeholder Leonard Luciano and Freeholder ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Three players from James Caldwell High School have been named to the Super Essex Conference All-Liberty Division First Team. Carlie Corrigan, Nicolette Luzzi and Jacy Murphy each were honored as first-teamers. Corrigan was 8-3 as a pitcher, with 68 strikeouts and only 21 ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Peter Serruto, who just completed his senior season at Millburn High School, was selected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 22d round of the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft on Wednesday. Serruto was the 649th pick overall. The 6-foot, 190-pound right-handed batter has been a ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — An extra-inning battle between two top-tier baseball programs ended with the Pascack Valley Indians ousting the West Essex Knights from the North 1, Group 3 state playoffs, 3-2, Tuesday to send the Indians to their second consecutive final.   “It’s emotional for it to end ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The top-seeded West Essex baseball team will play Pascack Valley in the semifinal round of the Section 1, Group 3 state tournament on Tuesday at 4 p.m. in North Caldwell. The Knights (20-1)  routed Wayne Hills, 11-1, in the quarterfinal round on Thursday, when pitcher David ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex baseball team advanced in the quarterfinal round of the Section 1, Group 3 state tournament with an 11-1 victory over Wayne Hills on Thursday. Frank Lagreca drove in four runs with a home run and a double for the Knights (19-1), who scored five runs in the ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ — The James Caldwell softball team was stunned by an underdog Verona squad on Wednesday afternoon, when the Hillbillies produced a 2-1 victory to oust the third-seeded Chiefs from the North 2, Group 2 state tournament. “[Verona pitcher Christina Colon] is a great pitcher, but I ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Three pitchers combined on a four-hitter and the West Essex baseball team advanced with a 6-1 victory over Teaneck in the first round of the Section 1, Group 3 state tournament on Monday. Ian McLaughlin pitched the first five innings for the victory, allowing two hits and no ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex softball team’s run at a state title came to a crushing end as the Lady Knights’ season concluded with a 6-5 extra-inning loss to Montville on Monday. “We’re real young, and this was a great experience for the younger kids,” said head coach Andrea ...

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ROSELAND, NJ — The undefeated West Essex Jr. Knights wrestling team and the Roseland Lakers basketball team were honored for their achievements in the 2018 season by the Roseland mayor and council and Roseland recreation director Michael Colitti at the May 15 borough council meeting. The players ...

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