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March Expectedness Returns to Madness

March Expectedness Returns to Madness

Zach Meister, Sports Editor
May 1, 2017
Filed under Sports

The craziest month of sports kicked off the previous week, starting with Selection Sunday. College basketball teams all over the country awaited their postseason fate, some anxious to win the national championship, others just wanting to be a part of the miraculous event. As the name suggests, March...

NFL Free Agency

Tyler Sansone, Editor in Chief
April 24, 2017
Filed under Sports

  The 2016-2017 NFL season has come and gone and all the attention now turns to free agency and the 2017 draft. In this years offseason, the NFL saw some major players move to new locations. Sme names include super bowl winning tight end Martellus Bennett, Ex- Saints receiver Brandin Cooks...

Spring Sports Preview: Lacrosse

Spring Sports Preview: Lacrosse

Holly Reidinger and Erin Rubright, Managing Editor and Staff Editor
April 10, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last season we saw huge success for the Boys West Morris Central lacrosse team as they took on Moorestown to win the Group 3 State Championship and also beat Northern Highlands to win the State sectional. However, the WMC girls lacrosse team didn’t get the chance to prove themselves, as they didn’t...

James Harden to win MVP

Jake Werth, Sports Editor
March 9, 2017
Filed under Sports

This years MVP race is being headed by Russell Westbrook and James Harden, both putting up unbelievable numbers. Many people believe Westbrook to be front-runner being that he is averaging 30.6 points per game, 10.4 rebounds, and 10.7 assists, a triple-double. The last time someone accomplished ...

Demarcus Cousin Trade

Demarcus Cousin Trade

Tyler Sansone and Jake Werth, Editor in Chief and Sports Editor
March 6, 2017
Filed under Sports

During the NBA trade deadline, the New Orleans Pelicans quired arguably the best big man in the league rm the Sacramento Kings in Demarcus cousins.   With the Pelicans playing in the Western conference, if they were able to obtain the eighth seed and push themselves into the playoffs, they would be au...

Pelicans Looking to Take out Warriors

Pelicans Looking to Take out Warriors

Jake Werth, Sports Editor
March 6, 2017
Filed under Sports

The New Orleans Pelicans are making moves in order to dethrone the Warriors from being Western Conference Champs. The Pelicans are currently sitting 4 games out of the 8th seed in the west, but their deadline acquisition should help that. They were able to trade for the most dominant center in...

Chapecoense Soccer Rebounds From Tragedy

Chapecoense Soccer Rebounds From Tragedy

Zach Meister, Sports Editor
March 1, 2017
Filed under Sports

The soccer world suffered a terrible loss on November 28, when the Brazilian club soccer team, Chapecoense, based out of a smaller town named Chapeco, was involved in a horrific plane crash. The plane, which was filled with company workers, journalists covering the team, and the players themselves, was...

Central Boys Varsity Soccer Beats Roxbury in an Overtime Thriller

Central Boys Varsity Soccer Beats Roxbury in an Overtime Thriller

Alyssa Spady, Editor In-Chief
January 25, 2017
Filed under Sports

Sophomore Chris Flores Charging Up the Field Credit WMC Boys Soccer Facebook Page The heat may have been unbearable but the Wolfpack managed to press on beating the Roxbury Gaels 2-1. During the first half of the game the two teams found themselves in a stalemate, trading blows, tryin...

Packers to Win the NFC Championship

Tyler Sansone, Editor In Chief
January 12, 2017
Filed under Sports

This year coming out of the NFC are 8 high quality football teams all ready to compete. The seeds turned out a little unexpected: Cowboys Falcons Seahawks Packers Giants Lions The major surprise coming from the Cowboys at the 1 seed behind their breakout rookie duo of Dak Prescott and Ezekiel E...

Are Four Teams Enough for the CFP?

Are Four Teams Enough for the CFP?

Zach Meister, Nick Leloia, Sports Editor, News Editor
January 6, 2017
Filed under Sports

Yes By: Zach Meister     The College Football Playoff was a needed change to the sport and already can be seen as a successful move. However, while this short tournament is nowhere near as close in size to college basketball’s March Madness, which features 68 teams, it is important to remember th...

A Battle Royal

A Battle Royal

Tyler Beam, Paw Staff
January 6, 2017
Filed under Sports

  Ronda rousey confirmed on october 25th, during an appearance on "The Ellen Show",  that her career is about  to come to an end with Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. Ms. rousey had told Ellen "This is definitely one of my last fights. Everybody better watch because the show isn't going to be arou...

Wolfpack edges out Roxbury to advance to MCT Finals

Wolfpack edges out Roxbury to advance to MCT Finals

Erin Rubright, Staff Writer
January 6, 2017
Filed under Sports

  On Saturday, October 15, the West Morris field hockey team faced Roxbury in a competitive County Semifinal match at Boonton High School. West Morris prevailed and came out on top of the Gaels 2-0 with two second-half goals scored by junior forward, Faith Spaziano. This was the third time these t...

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