Dean Helstowski

No Letting Up
BRICK TOWNSHIP — It took only one play for Brick to seize the momentum, and just two plays to take the lead. From there, the Green Dragons never looked back. Ja’Sir Taylor’s 54-yard option pass to John Prato on the game’s first offensive play led to senior quarterback Anthony Costanza scoring on a six-yard touchdown run just 44 seconds into the game...
Talk of the Town
Photo gallery by Bill Normile BRICK TOWNSHIP — After losing a fumble that led to Brick Memorial tying the score and seizing momentum, Brick senior Ja’Sir Taylor was down, almost to the point that he didn’t want the ball anymore...
Brick Dragons
*2016 Shore Conference Football Preview Homepage* With 26 wins over the past three seasons, Brick has re-established the winning tradition the program has known for most of its existence. To keep it going, however, the Dragons will have to replace several standouts along the line of scrimmage while navigating one of the most treacherous starts of any team in the Shore Conference...
Thrill of Third
TOMS RIVER -- Winning a region title is the ultimate goal for all the tournament's participants, but there's a reason the contrast between exhilaration and agony is so great in the third-place bouts. It is in those make-or-break matchups that a wrestler's season is either extended or extinguished...
Wall Sweeps D23
Wall won the team title, freshman Rob Kanniard was voted Most Outstanding Wrestler and head coach Brian Fischer was selected as Coach of the Year at the NJSIAA District 23 Tournament on Saturday at Brick Memorial High School. The Crimson Knights had a Shore Conference-high six district champions, plus two second-place finishers, to finish with 202 team points and capture their eighth district cham
2015 Brick Football Preview
*2015 Football Preview Homepage* On the surface it may seem like Brick has an uphill battle to climb with the graduation of several standout seniors, including all-time quarterback Carmen Sclafani. The reality, however, is the Green Dragons have plenty left in the cupboard to make a run at repeating as Class A South champs and making noise in the postseason...
Nothing Personal
Follow Bob Badders on Twitter for scores and news from around the Shore. *Click here for video highlights*   BRICK TOWNSHIP — When Brick and Brick Memorial get together - in any sport - it’s an event the fan base salivates over, and when both wrestling teams in one of New Jersey’s best grappling towns are at a high level, the hype only grows. ...
Upper Hand
Follow Bob Badders on Twitter for scores and news from around the Shore.    MANCHESTER -- Seniors Nick Pollara, Will Scott, Kyle Wojtaszek and Dean Sherry, along with sophomore Dean Helstowski, swept the championship bouts from 152 to 195 pounds to lead Brick, ranked No. 5 i...