NFL Wrapup: Questionable referee decisions lead to botched championship weekend

By Frankie Rizzo, Sports Editor

January 24, 2019

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Questionable referee decisions lead to botched championship weekend Both games this weekend put the two best teams in each conference against each other, and that was evident as both games needed an overtime period to determ...

NFL Wrapup: Top seeds end any hopes of another underdog story

By Frankie Rizzo, Sports Editor

January 17, 2019

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With a ticket to the conference championship game on the line, it was now or never for the eight remaining teams. Here is what happened this weekend in the NFL: AFC #6 Indianapolis Colts @ #1 Kansas City Chiefs This game was the typi...

Coach Ples takes over as head coach for girls lacrosse

By Josie Berger, Sports Editor

January 16, 2019

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Since becoming an assistant coach in 2012, Coach Bettina Plesnitzer is going to soon be starting her first season as the head coach for the varsity girls lacrosse team. This new role requires an abundance of responsibilities t...

NFL Wrapup: Wildcard teams dominate Wildcard Weekend

By Frankie Rizzo, Sports Editor

January 11, 2019

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This weekend was the opening round of the NFL playoffs, where there were the matchups in which the 3 seeds play the 6 seeds and 4 seeds play the 5 seeds in their respective conferences. There were three instances when the lower ...

New locker room still awaiting renovations

By Quinn Delehanty, Sports Editor

November 30, 2018

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The locker room renovation that was set to be completed in Fall 2018 has been running behind schedule, leaving fall athletes without the new lockers to use. The locker rooms located in the middle school used by field hockey, fo...

Girls basketball makes anticipated return

By Frankie Rizzo, Sports Editor

November 30, 2018

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After a finishing last season with a record of 15-9 and a second place finish in the SEC Colonial Conference, the West Essex Girls Basketball Knights are looking to rebound and return back into championship contention. This y...

Field hockey ends season early, but still remains state champions

By Josie Berger, Sports Editor

November 26, 2018

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The West Essex field hockey team was eager for more competition after their 4-0 states victory against Seneca on Nov. 10 left them as North I Group II state champions. But the Knights, hoping to repeat their Tournament of Cham...

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