Westwood Lax program begins county tournaments


Shaina Woodward

Yesterday, boys and girls lacrosse played the preliminary round of the Bergen County Tournament and advanced on to Game 1. The boys’ lacrosse team ended with a score of 6-5 against Park Ridge Emerson (18th seed) after four overtimes. Senior, Eric Schneider earned Westwood (15th seed) the game-winning point which sends them off to Don Bosco Prep (2nd seed) on Saturday at noon.

The girls team (12th seed) won 13-4 against Fair Lawn (17th seed) where senior Neeve Twomey earned her 100th career point. The girls will be advancing on to game 1 this Saturday at 11 a.m. against Pascack Valley (5th seed).