Posted On: 06/14/21 1:45 PM

The State Semifinals took place this past weekend between the four sectional champions: Old Bridge, Fair Lawn St. Peter's Prep and Southern. In my eyes, I could've seen three of the four teams in this situation. The outlier is the tremendous run St. Peter's Prep has put together, very cinderella-like. Old Bridge took on St. Peter's Prep while Fair Lawn faced Southern. Let's see who made the championship. 

St. Peter's Prep miracle-run comes to an End

St. Peter's Prep had the odds stacked against them as soon as they opened up postseason play but the team found something and it led them on a miracle run through their conference tournament and sectional tournament to come out on top. The team in their way: the two-time reigning champs in Old Bridge. 

Old Bridge showcased their championship pedigree and made quick work of St. Peter's Prep in two sets (25-15, 25-16). The difference was Nick Schon, the senior setter, spreading the ball all over the court making Old Bridge remain balanced offensively. It gave St. Peter's Prep nightmares all-match long and it did not give them much of a chance. 

Now Old Bridge is on the brink of history as they will

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