Top basketball team DQ'd from playoffs

Bloomfield Tech had alleged illegal transfers
February 8, 2008 4:27:48 PM PST
Officials say the Bloomfield Tech girls basketball team has been disqualified from the state tournament for alleged rules violations.The reported violations are for allowing two transfers from Union.

The third ranked team in the Newark Star-Ledger was scheduled to play Columbia High School in the Essex County quarterfinals on Saturday.

The two players in question attended a hearing to argue they had indeed established residence in Essex County.