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West Orange Wrestlers Advance to Region Tournament; Rawls Wins 100th Match

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Sebastian Rawls with coaches. Credits: Cynthia Cumming
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(Front L-R) James Benjamin, Michael Charles, (Rear L-R) Tyler Eatman, Colin Morgan, Noah Tandy, Edgar Moreno, Sebastian Rawls Credits: Cynthia Cumming
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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School (WOHS) wrestling team finished second in the District X Tournament on Saturday and eight Mountaineers qualified for the regional tournament, held annually at WOHS.

Qualifying for the regional tournament were:

James Benjamin (120 lbs.)

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Edgar Moreno (132 lbs.)

Michael Charles 145 lbs.)

Colin Morgan (160 lbs.)

Sebastian Rawls (182 lbs.)

Noah Tandy (195 lbs.)

Jordan Delvalle (not pictured) (220 lbs.)

Heavyweight Tyler Eatman

Also at the District 10 Wrestling Tournament, Sebastian Rawls pinned Daniel Jennings of Nutley to earn an appearance in the finals and his 100th career varsity win wrestling for West Orange High School.

The NJSIAA Region 3 Tournament will be held at WOHS on Feb. 21 beginning at 6 p.m., Feb. 23 beginning at 6:00 pm, and Feb. 24 beginning at 9 a.m.

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