Columbia HS’ Abdoul Kone to play in North-South All-Star Football Classic

Cougars head coach Gary Mobley also will be on the North staff as game is set for June 29 at Kean University

Columbia HS’ Abdoul Kone to play in North-South All-Star Football Classic

By JR Parachini Sports Editor PISCATAWAY, NJ — One of Essex County’s top defensive linemen the last several seasons has been Abdoul Kone of Columbia, who will continue to terrorize opposing offensive lines at the University of Massachusetts. Kone will be playing in the 42nd annual Phil Simms North South High School All-Star Football Classic. […]

West Orange HS’ Sandra Guererro wins state girls wrestling tournament title; Precious Opara finishes runner-up

West Orange HS’ Sandra Guererro wins state girls wrestling tournament title; Precious Opara finishes runner-up

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School seniors Sandra Guerrero and Precious Opara showed they are among the best high school girls wrestlers in the state. At the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association girls wrestling tournament at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on March 7, Guerrero won the 215-pound title, while Opara finished […]

West Orange HS wrestler Daniel Pereira gives strong effort at state tourney

Adonis May also competes in Atlantic City

West Orange HS wrestler Daniel Pereira gives strong effort at state tourney

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ — West Orange High School wrestler Daniel Pereira enjoyed a great run at the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association tournament at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. On the first day, March 5, Pereira, seeded 11th in the 195-pound class, dropped a tough 7-6 decision to No. 22 seed Mikal Taylor of […]