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November 10, 2018

BORDENTOWN, NJ - The West Essex field hockey team made the 70-mile trek to Bordentown and came home with some hardware. West Essex defeated Seneca High School, 4-0, to win its second NJSIAA Group 2 state championship in the last three seasons on Saturday. The Lady Knights scored two goals in ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — The Fairfield Pirates 10U (new 11s) baseball team won the USABL National North Championship, 5-4, over Summit Gold on Sunday, Nov. 4.  The Pirates won the Championship in the final inning with a walk-off two-run double.  Coach Michael D'Achille said that it was a pleasure ...

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BOONTON, NJ - The West Essex field hockey team earned a trip to the state championship game and got some revenge in the process. West Essex defeated Rumson-Fair Haven, 4-2, Wednesday in the Group 2 state semifinal, avenging a shootout elimination at the hands of the same opponent a year ago, ...

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HACKETTSTOWN, NJ - The Caldwell boys soccer team nearly pulled off a third upset in the state tournament before being eliminated by Hackettstown in penalty kicks on Monday. After the teams played to a 2-2 tie in regulation and two 10-minute overtimes in the Section 2, Group 2 semifinals, ...

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STANHOPE, NJ - The Caldwell football team scored 20 unanswered points in the second half to pull away for a 46-23 victory over Lenape Valley Thursday in an NJSIAA crossover game on the road. Quarterback Ethan Charpentier completed 18 of 25 passes for 243 yards and four TDs for Caldwell (3-6), ...

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RUTHERFORD, NJ - The Caldwell girls soccer team was eliminated from state tournament Friday with a 5-3 loss to Rutherford in the Section 2, Group 2 quarterfinals. Caldwell (9-12) made a game of it in the second half after trailing, 2-0, at halftime. Leanna Rebimbas scored one goal and had one ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - South Plainfield scored all its points in the first half and held on for a stunning 17-16 upset victory over top-seeded and previously undefeated West Essex in the first round of the Section 2, Group 3 playoffs Friday night. Sammy Nieves scored on two long touchdown runs in ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex field hockey team won the Section 1, Group 2 championship Friday afternoon with a 4-0 victory over Hackettstown. West Essex (18-2-1) held just a 1-0 lead at halftime before putting the game on ice in the second half. Ellie Decker connected for two goals for ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Caldwell boys soccer team continued its run in the state tournament with another upset, as the 11th-seeded Chiefs defeated Bernards on the road Thursday afternoon. Caldwell's 2-0 victory over third-seeded Bernards came in the Section 2, Group 2 quarterfinals, three days ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The top-seeded West Essex field hockey team routed another opponent on its way to the sectional finals. The Lady Knights defeated West Milford, 8-0, Wednesday afternoon in the semifinal round of the Section 1, Group 2 state tournament. All the scoring was done by two ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Caldwell girls soccer team broke a tie late in the second half and went on to defeat Madison, 2-1, in the first round of the Section 2, Group 2 girls soccer tournament on Tuesday. Leanna Rebimbas converted a free kick from 25 yards out with nine minutes remaining to give ...

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LYNDHURST, NJ - The Caldwell boys soccer team opened the state tournament with an upset victory on Monday. The Chiefs, seeded 11th, went on the road and surprised sixth-seeded Lyndhurst, 2-0, in the first round of the Section 2, Group 2 tournament. Carson Filion scored both goals for Caldwell ...

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WALDWICK, NJ - Nico Rosamilia scored three goals to carry West Essex to a 3-0 boys soccer victory over Waldwick Friday night. West Essex (8-7-2) scored all its goals in the first half. Sebi Morello assisted on two of them, and Cameron Barrett had the helper on Rosamilia's other goal. Ryan ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Ellie Decker scored three goals and passed for two assists to lead West Essex to a 6-0 field hockey victory over Montclair on Wednesday. Gianna Puorro scored two goals for West Essex (15-2-1), which scored three times in each half. Cait Lutz finished with one goal and one ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex boys soccer team is coming together at the optimum time after a 2-0 victory over Caldwell Tuesday on Senior Night.   “It’s always a good feeling for everybody, we needed this win to get us ready for the state tournament,” said Knights Head Coach Rob ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - As the undefeated West Essex football team powers onward in defense of a state championship, senior tailback Will Perez leads the way for the squad. “[My expectation] is nothing short of another state championship," Perez said. "(For myself) and a lot of other captains on ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex field hockey team used resilience to take a 3-1 victory over Montclair Kimberley Academy (MKA) on continuing the championship tradition with the Knights’ eighth consecutive county title. “I was excited that we did a good job,” said head coach Jill Cosse. “All ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex football team sent a message to both the conference and state on Senior Night Friday with a 55-14 victory over Parsippany Hills, leaving the Knights undefeated at 7-0. “The thing I like about this team more than anything else is they’re never satisfied,” said ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex girls soccer team rebounded from a tough Essex County Tournament loss on Wednesday in a big way with an impressive 5-0 victory over Cedar Grove on Thursday  “Senior Night.” West Essex head coach Allison Decker said that after losing in a county match that went ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - West Essex scored all its goals in the first half and went on to an 8-0 field hockey victory over Livingston on Thursday. Ellie Decker provided four assists to go with one goal. Gianna Puorro and Emily Holleuffer each finished with two goals and one assist for West Essex ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Caldwell girls soccer team, seeded 14th, pulled off the shocker of the Essex County Tournament so far with a 1-0 upset victory over third-seeded Montclair on Thursday. The only goal of the game came in the second half, when Emily Blankenship dribbled down the left wing and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - After playing to a 1-1 deadlock over 100 minutes of action, the eighth-seeded Millburn girls soccer team advanced to the quarterfinal round of the Essex County Tournament by prevailing over ninth-seeded West Essex in a shootout, 3-2, in penalty kicks on Wednesday. Sophomore Carly ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex boys soccer team moved on in the Essex County Tournament with a 2-1 overtime victory over Technology High on Tuesday. The Knights (6-6-2) advanced in the opening round when Nico Rosamilia scored the game-winner in OT with an assist from Cam Barrett. Joe ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex field hockey team advanced to its fourth consecutive Essex County title game in historic fashion on Saturday after a 7-0 victory over Millburn gave head coach Jill Cosse her 450th career win. “It’s real exciting,” said Cosse. “I’m just so proud to be in a ...

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NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex football team showed its explosive ability on Friday evening, walloping rival Caldwell 42-3 to remain undefeated on the season. “I told the guys in the huddle after the game I’m really proud of them because besides being 6-0 and a really talented team, their ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - The undefeated West Orange girls soccer team has been awarded the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Essex County Tournament. The Mountaineers (8-0-2) have received a double-bye into the quarterfinal round of the tournament  and are scheduled to play their first game Saturday, Oct.

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - The Caldwell and West Essex boys soccer teams have been seeded side by side in the Essex County Tournament. Caldwell is the 11th seed and will play a preliminary-round game on Tuesday, Oct. 16 at home against the winner of Saturday's game between Golda Och and Payne ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The West Essex boys soccer team took on one of Essex County's hottest teams two days after scoring an impressive shutout victory of its own. The Knights fell, 4-1, to Millburn on the road Wednesday after knocking off Belleville, 6-0, on Monday. Less than 12 minutes into the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Two goals from Brian Kelly and the first goal of the season from Franco Burga, all scored in the second half, led the Livingston boys soccer team to a 3-2 victory over Caldwell on Monday—evening the Lancers’ record back to 5-5-1. Kelly scored his first goal off a penalty kick, ...

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