Buena wrestling

NJSIAA suspends wrestling ref in dreadlocks controversy following joint investigation

Alan Maloney, the referee in a match during which a Buena wrestler was forced to cut his dreadlocks, has been suspended.

In light of South Jersey wrestler’s forced haircut, coaches could receive sensitivity training

Buena (N.J.) Regional High School wrestler Andrew Johnson, who was forced to cut his hair before a wrestling match, has helped inspire a (...)

Referee who forced Buena wrestler to cut dreadlocks claims ‘emotional distress’ from incident

Alan Maloney, who has been sidelined as a high school wrestling referee, is claiming that he lost $100,000 and suffered emotional (...)

Wrestling haircut rule confusion prompted Buena to cancel match

More haircut rule confusion prompted Buena High School, home of Andrew Johnson, to cancel a wrestling match.

Referee who made wrestler cut dreadlocks 'done working with' district

Buena district superintendent David Cappuccio said at an emergency board meeting that Alan Maloney will not longer referee for the (...)