EMERSON -- This week's NorthJerseySports.com Athlete of the Week (for the week ending February 14) is Emerson/Park Ridge wrestler Sam Schneider.
Scheinder secured the go-ahead pin against Jefferson in the North 1, Group 2 state sectional semifinals, picked up a forfeit victory in the section final against High Point, won by technical fall against Lenape Valley in the Group 2 state semifinals and then posted a major decision against Delaware Valley in the final to secure the program's first ever outright state title.
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