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VIDEO: West Side runs to semifinal win over Hanover Park
Written by - Saturday, March 5 2016  

It was too much Isiah Reyes. Too much Quayon Williams-King. And too much of the Newark West Side boys' basketball team.

The Roughriders and their up-tempo, high-scoring style proved too much for Hanover Park in the North 2, Group II sectional semifinal. Reyes led the way with 35 points as West Side earned an 89-75 road victory.

Reyes scored 20 points in the first half alone as the Roughriders charged out to a 17-point halftime lead. He also added five assists and three steals.

Williams-King scored 23 points for West Side, to go along with 11 rebounds and four assists. Yasim Hooker added 10 points and eight rebounds for the third-seeded Roughriders.

Hanover Park made 12 three-pointers in the game, including a heave from nearly half-court by Joey Jandoli to end the first quarter. Jandoli ended up with 11 points as part of a balanced scoring attack for the Hornets.

Donny Dattolo led Hanover Park with 16 points. John Crown scored 13 points and Matthew Pitts added 12 for the second-seeded Hornets.

Hanover Park's season ends with a 21-8 record.

West Side advances to the sectional final with a 22-7 record. The Roughriders will play at home against the fourth seed, city rival Newark Central.

For sports video highlights of this New Jersey high school boys' basketball state tournament game, click play in the box at left.







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