JACKSON - Holding on to a one-point lead going into the third period while taking the top position is not usually a comfortable spot for most wrestlers, but for Jackson Memorial it's exactly where the Jaguars feel right at home.
Their trademark ability to neutralize opponents on the mat from the offensive position was on full display in Friday night's 35-15 win over fifth-seeded Long Branch in the
LONG BRANCH - Number Two is now number one.
With everyone knowing that Long Branch senior tailback Dahmiere Willis entered the day needing 250 yards to set the single-season Shore Conference rushing record, No. 2 would not be denied on his 18th birthday, carrying the ball 39 times for 295 yards and three touchdowns in a 28-14 win over Red Bank to set the Shore single-season record of 2,589 yards.
In a season where Shore Conference running backs and quarterbacks could produce more than ten 1,000-yard rushers, one running back has stood alone in maintaining a pace that could put him in the record books.
During his first and only season as the team's starting tailback, Long Branch senior Dahmiere Willis has rushed for 1,800 yards and 19 touchdowns in seven games for an average of 257 yards ru
By Matt Stypulkoski - Shore Sports Network contributor
MATAWAN – Senior tailback Dahmiere Willis spent most of the night dragging defenders for extra yards on his way to one of the best games by a Long Branch running back in history to push the No...