A recap from the weekend of games played by Bogota Varsity teams over the past weekend. The Bogota-Ridgefield Park Scarlet/Bucs wrestling squad would compete
in the Bergen County Coaches Association Tournament at Hackensack High School. Andre Ruiz at 126 lbs would be the only Scarlet/Bucs wrestler to move beyond the quarterfinal round. In the semifinals Mr. Ruiz would lose to Logan Mazzeo of Emerson- Park Ridge by a 1-3 decision. In the third place bout Andre Ruiz would defeat Joseph Cappello from Paramus Catholic by Technical Fall 22-6. Bogota-Ridgefield Park placed 29th out of the 40 schools competing. They next compete on Friday-3-January-2020 at Clifton. The first bout is scheduled for 5:30p.
|photo courtesy from Pat Rochford|
The Men's Basketball Bucs would play on Sunday-29- December in the third place game of the Garfield holiday Tournament. They would face the Westwood Cardinals. Bogota started the game off fast by outscoring the Cardinals by ten in the first quater. The Bucs maintain their lead into halftime at 33-20. After the restart Bogota would continue to hold their advantage and win the game 64-45. Bogota's Taj Collins would lead all scores with 17 Points. Westwood's C Roche led his team with 16 Points. Mr. Collins would also have a game high with 5 Three point baskets. Mr. Roche had 3 Three point baskets for the Cardinals. Bogota's record is now 4-1. They next play on Friday-3-January-2020 against Park Ridge. This will be on the Jay Mahnoney Court at Speary Gym, the tip-off is scheduled for 7:00p.
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