WEST ORANGE, NJ- The West Orange High School Boys Wrestling team battled to a third-place finish behind Warren Hills and West Morris at the District 12 Wrestling Tournament held on Feb. 22 at Becton High School in East Rutherford.
The Mountaineers advanced six wrestlers to the regional tournament, to be held at West Orange High School beginning Feb. 26 and 28 at 6 pm, and Feb. 29 at 9 am.
Seniors Adonis May (182lbs.) and Amadu Kamara (220lbs.) were crowned champions in their respective weight classes.
Sophomore Ari Rosu (160lbs) and junior Damian Torres (120lbs) finished second, senior Michael Charles (152lbs) and junior Danny Pereira (195lbs) earned third-place honors.
WOHS graduate and coach Jeff Mazurek as named District Assistant Coach of the Year.
Danny Pereira, Amadu Kamara, Michael Charles, Adonis May, Damian Torres, Ari Rosu.
Edward Bedjian, Stephan Zichella, Jeffrey Mazurek, Vince Cordaco, Joe Spina, Vincent Angelone, Mike Spadola.