The Dark Knight and the Mets take back baseball from the Bronx Bombers

March 4, 2016

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By Kirk Geller '16   As they watched The Kansas City Royals run on to their field in Queens, N.Y., to celebrate their second World Series championship in 35 years back in November, the New York Mets walked into their dugou...

Fresh faces create different atmosphere for start of WE wrestling season

January 14, 2016

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By Patrick Glenn ’16 The West Essex Wrestling Knights begin their new season with a change of format. Many of the seasoned and battle-tested wrestlers have moved on. In their place is a new crop of athletes who will look to con...

Intramural basketball scores big as rosters grow in 2016

January 14, 2016

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By Jake Wolf ’17 Being on any high school sports team is a huge commitment. The responsibilities pile up quickly: practices every day after school, not being able to go away on vacations and a competitive nature. Many people enjo...

1st hockey co-op season proves format’s worth

January 14, 2016

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West Essex joining forces with James Caldwell High School brings new confidence to the team returning from a difficult 2014-2015 season By Isabel Tabs ’17 For many years, West Essex has had a huge sports rivalry with James...

Social media sites start new controversy in sports

January 14, 2016

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As colleges discuss banning players from using their online accounts, the penalties behind their possible mistakes need to make a larger impact By Kirk Geller ’16 In a world dominated by technology and social media, one poo...

Winter track starts ’15-’16 season off with success

By Dan Laible, Sports Editor

January 14, 2016

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One of the most unheralded, but successful, sports teams at West Essex is Winter Track. From shot put to the 4 by 400 meter relay, the team is very strong on all fronts. On Jan.3, during the Essex County Relays, the girl 4...

West Essex and Fairfield superstars slammed by high-flying Wizards

December 15, 2015

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By Kirk Geller '16 and Jake Wolf '17 Wessex Wire online exclusive National basketball star team the Harlem Wizards took down a team of local “superstars” from West Essex High School and Churchill School in a fund-raiser on...

A year after Sayreville, ideals of true hazing still remain controversial

December 1, 2015

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By Caitlin Morrissey ’16 One year after a hazing scandal rocked the Sayreville War Memorial High School football season, all those affiliated with high school sports, either as an athletic director, athlete, coach or manager ar...

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