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January 21, 2019

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — The James Caldwell boys basketball team is back on the warpath after 25 points from Hank Morgan led the team to a 59-53 victory over Mountain Lakes on Monday afternoon, ending a three-game losing streak. “We just had a stretch [of games] where we weren’t shooting the ball ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ -- The West Essex wrestling team finished a strong second in the team standings, but the Knights had more individual champions than any other school in the Essex County Tournament this weekend. West Orange's team score of 238.5 was second only to Seton Hall Prep, which had 256, ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ -- In a marked offensive turnaround, the West Essex boys basketball team erupted for a season-high point total in a 78-66 victory over Shabazz Thursday night. Just two nights before, West Essex (5-6) had scored a season-low 20 points in a 37-20 loss to Livingston. But the ...

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WEST ORANGE — Bragging rights for high school boys basketball in West Orange were on the line Tuesday, and there couldn’t have been a more exciting way for two of the town’s teams to settle it.  West Orange High and Seton Hall Prep battled until the absolute last second, but in the end, it is ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ -- Olivia Hansson scored 19 points, grabbed seven rebounds and handed out three assists to lead West Essex to a 52-42 girls basketball victory over Mount St. Dominic on Tuesday. Halle Aschenbach finished with 11 points and four assists for West Essex (8-1), which outscored ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston boys basketball team is at the top of its game after a 37-20 victory over West Essex on Tuesday gave the Lancers their fourth win in the last five games. “Defensively, we set the tone pretty early tonight, which is good because we know [West Essex] does a pretty ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- The West Essex ice hockey team scored two goals in the third period for a 4-3 victory over Oratory Prep on Monday. The Knights (8-3-3) got goals from four different players, and two assists from Connor McCarthy, who did not score himself. Alex Laglia and Connor Barnette each ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex girls basketball team is on a roll after the Knights earned their fourth consecutive victory on Saturday, 50-46, over Bloomfield. “This was one of the tougher games of the season and I’m very proud of the way the girls played,” said head coach Maria Faggiani.

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- Connor McCarthy scored three goals and the West Essex ice hockey team claimed a 9-8 victory over Clifton on Saturday. Although he didn't score, Connor Hapward turned in a spectacular game for West Essex (7-3-3) with six assists. Alex Laglia and Dylan Huff each scored two goals ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Caldwell had more pins, but Livingston won more decisions and came away with a 31-27 wrestling victory on Friday night. Agostino Petrillo, at 126 pounds, was the only Livingston wrestler to record a pin, in 3:46. Caldwell got pins from Luke Schaffer (145 lbs.) in 1:22, Ben ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ -- The West Essex boys basketball team got into a running game with Weequahic and came out ahead in a 69-67 victory Thursday night. John Georgiou scored 16 points to lead West Essex (4-4), which opened a nine-point lead after a quarter but had to hold on through a high-scoring ...

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NEWARK, NJ -- Caldwell remained undefeated with a 54-39 boys basketball victory over Science Park on Thursday. Jason Fusaro and Charlie Pierce each connected for 14 points for the Chiefs (9-0), who broke to a 21-11 lead after one quarter. Science Park cut into the margin and trailed by seven ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ -- The West Essex boys basketball team held on for a 33-31 victory over Cedar Grove on the road Tuesday. The Knights (3-4) outscored Cedar Grove, 14-1, in the third quarter to overcome an eight-point halftime deficit. Justin Waack scored 12 points for West Essex and Scott Barlow ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- The undefeated Caldwell boys basketball team broke the game open in the third quarter and went on to beat Arts High School, 64-51, on Tuesday. Hank Morgan scored 19 points for the Chiefs (8-0), who opened a 42-26 lead after three quarters on the strength of a 17-7 effort ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- The West Essex ice hockey team defeated Paramus Catholic, 2-1, Monday night at Codey Arena. Connor McCarthy scored a goal and assisted on the other goal by Peter Andolino for West Essex (6-3-3), which scored in the second and third periods after the teams skated to a scoreless ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The Caldwell boys basketball team remained undefeated with a 50-48 overtime victory over Newark Academy on Saturday. Charlie Pierce sent the game into overtime with two free throws with 2.7 seconds remaining and Hank Morgan hit a lob at the overtime buzzer to give Caldwell ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ -- West Essex established an eight-point lead after a quarter and went on to a 42-32 girls basketball victory over Montclair-Kimberley Academy on Friday. Jessica Coia scored 14 points, grabbed five rebounds and blocked two shots for West Essex (5-1), which led, 12-4, after a ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex wrestling team continued its undefeated season in head-to-head matches on Thursday with a dominant 70-6 victory over Cedar Grove. “I think the guys who haven’t wrestled since Dec. 24 wrestled terrific,” said West Essex head coach Mike Markey. “They were just ...

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WAYNE, NJ -- The West Essex ice hockey team won the Ice Vault Classic Tournament with a 5-3 victory over Roxbury on Saturday. The Knights (5-3-2) were shut out and trailed after one period, 1-0. But they scored two goals in the second period and then three in the final frame to rally for the ...

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CALDWELL, NJ -- The Caldwell boys basketball team remained undefeated and won the West Essex Holiday Tournament with a 60-43 victory over Cedar Grove Saturday night at Caldwell University. Charlie Pierce scored 19 points and took down 15 rebounds for Caldwell (6-0). Brendan O'Donnell and Hank ...

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CALDWELL NJ -- In a matchup of undefeated teams, Caldwell prevailed in a 50-42 boys basketball victory over Verona on Friday in the first round of the Caldwell University Tournament. Caldwell (5-0) outscored Verona, 17-4, in the third quarter to take a 39-28 lead. The Chiefs have held their ...

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CALDWELL, NJ -- Caldwell overcame a four-point deficit with a big third quarter and went on to a 32-26 girls basketball victory over West Essex Friday in the first round of the Caldwell University Holiday Tournament. Carli Carroll had 14 points and Maggie Betros dropped in 7 of her own for ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex ice hockey team used a strong first period to cruise onward with a 7-1 victory over River Dell on Wednesday. “It’s nice to see all the hard work paying off,” said West Essex head coach Marc Gregory. The Knights got off to a quick start against River Dell, ...

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NEWARK, NJ -- The Caldwell boys basketball team limited Technology to a total of four field goals for the entire game and scored a 53-11 victory on the road Thursday. Hank Morgan scored 17 points for Caldwell (4-0), which outscored Technology, 18-1, in the second quarter to open a 29-5 ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Essex High School cheerleaders recently kicked off the 2018-2019 cheer competition season by placing first at the ImpACT Cheer Challenge held at West Orange High School. According to head coach Michele Riker, the girls competed in the "Game Day" division and performed ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - West Essex took a 10-point lead after one quarter and went on to a 53-42 boys basketball victory over Collegiate of Newark on Tuesday. John Georgiou scored 20 points for the Knights (1-1), who led, 21-11, after one quarter. Pat Sansone finished with 11 points and Scott ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Caldwell built a 17-point lead by halftime on its way to a 61-48 boys basketball victory over Newark Academy on Tuesday. Hank Morgan connected for seven of his team-high 20 points in the second quarter, helping Caldwell (3-0) open a 33-16 lead. Brendan O'Donnell finished ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Essex ice hockey team is finding a rhythm after a 6-1 victory over Arthur L. Johnson on Monday evening at West Orange Codey Arena. “I think the turning point was the power play in the second period with the two powerplay goals that we got,” said Knights head coach Marc ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Caldwell broke away in the second quarter and went on to a 46-35 boys basketball victory over Golda Och Monday night. Will Raslowsky scored 12 points and Brendan O"Donnell added 11 points for Caldwell (2-0), which outscored Golda Och, 15-4, in the second quarter to take a ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -- The West Essex ice hockey team scored four goals in each of the first two periods and went on to a 9-2 victory over Pascack Valley on Saturday. Jack Santoro, Connor Barnette and Peter Andolino each scored two goals for the Knights (2-1-2). Santoro also had two assists and ...

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