ORANGE, NJ (updated Tuesday Jan. 24, 12:13 p.m.) – Ezechiel Conserve won the 285-pound title to lead the Orange High School varsity wrestling team at the Essex County Tournament at Codey Arena in West Orange, Jan. 19-20.
In the finals, Conserve decisioned Seton Hall Prep’s Niko Diakides, 4-3.
The Tornadoes had other place-winners. Divad Drakeford took sixth place in the 220-pound weight class; Pierre Senat took seventh in the 106-pound class; and Jean Joseph took eighth place in the 113-pound class.
East Orange Campus was led by Jude Pierre, who took eighth place in the 126-pound class.