Category Archives: Boys Sports

Sayreville wrestling team clinches GMC White Division title with dramatic comeback win over Colonia

The Sayreville High School wrestling team clinched the Greater Middlesex Conference White Division championship while simultaneously catapulting itself into potential playoff qualifying position with a dramatic 37-31 comeback victory over Colonia on Saturday morning. Down six points with two bouts remaining, Sayreville head coach Marcus Ivy said he knew he had the right two wrestlers ...

WRESTLING: Middlesex-Dunellen remains in division title race with favored South River

A year after setting a single-season school record for victories but failing to capture a division title, the Middlesex-Dunellen High School wrestling program may not win as many dual meets this season, but appears to be a legitimate contender for a Greater Middlesex Conference Blue Division crown. “In general,” Middlesex-Dunellen head coach Patrick Appello said, “the ...

GMC WRESTLING Notebook: South River’s Baszak, North Brunswick’s Abode, JFK’s Coleman, Perth Amboy’s Pacheco aim for a big postseason

It could be the newest seasonal cross-training craze in wrestling. “You got to bend at the hips,” Perth Amboy coach Rob Morales said. “Bend at the knees and use your hands and shoulder. That’s a good exercise. It makes you sweat, but hopefully you don’t get hurt.” Plus, it serves a dual purpose – shoveling. ...