February 11, 2015 |
Bishop Eustace Prep, which won back-to-back state titles in 2008 and 2009, is planning to drop wrestling as a varsity sport at the end of this season, veteran coach Vince Angelucci confirmed Monday. "I'm heartbroken," Angelucci said. Angelucci told wrestlers and parents after Friday night's match against Triton that the school administration has decided to cancel the program after this season. "I'm disappointed that the school would bail on it," Angelucci said. "Wrestling teaches hard work, dedication, commitment - things you need to be successful in life.
February 8, 2015 |
Some big shots late in Friday night's basketball game at Bishop Eustace led to a 49-44 victory for Camden. Rasool Hinson connected on 5 of 6 foul shots in the final 53 seconds to help the Panthers defeat Wildwood Catholic in the Tri-State Showcase. The senior finished with 13 points. John Evans and Brad Hawkins each added 12 points. Evans sank four three-pointers, including two in the final frame. D.J. Smith scored a game-high 15 points for Wildwood Catholic. TRI-COUNTY DIAMOND Glassboro 45, Cumberland 42: Deonte Rowland netted 11 points to aid the host Bulldogs.
February 6, 2015 |
Mike Cohen scored 12 of his game-high 26 points in the fourth quarter Wednesday night to rally host Bishop Eustace to a 50-43 victory over Cinnaminson in a nonleague boys' basketball game. Cohen was the only player to score in double figures for the Crusaders, who trailed by 32-29 heading into the final frame. Devon Taylor scored 13 to lead Cinnaminson. In other nonleague action: Ned Ogoemesim scored five of his 23 points from the free-throw line during Rancocas Valley's 73-35 win at Burlington Township.
January 22, 2015 |
Brittany Martin's coaches know she is a good free-throw shooter. So when Timber Creek was in the double bonus during a 51-43 win at Bishop Eustace on Tuesday night, they made sure the ball was in her hands. The senior point guard validated their faith. She made 21 shots from the line on 29 attempts and went 14 for 16 in the fourth quarter of the Olympic Conference inter-division game. Martin, the Chargers' leading scorer with 19.8 points per game, finished with 31. Kirsten Flournoy added eight.
January 20, 2015 |
It was a typical Bishop Eustace game but for one notable exception: The Crusaders consistently put the ball in the basket. "We've been working hard on our shooting," senior center Brandon Cazan said after scoring 21 points in Bishop Eustace's 68-54 win over Eastern in an Olympic Conference interdivision clash of top-20 teams on Saturday afternoon. Bishop Eustace burst to a 29-6 lead in its best half of basketball this season. Junior guard Mike Cohen added 13 points for Bishop Eustace (7-4)
January 10, 2015 |
Jake Silpe suspected it after making his first three-point attempt, a bomb from 25 feet. He knew it after making his second, a step-back jumper at the buzzer of the first quarter. "The basket just looked that much bigger," Silpe said. In a tight game with points at a premium, Silpe was the only player on the floor who generated any consistent offense. The slick senior guard scored 20 points, including his team's first eight of the fourth quarter, to lead Cherry Hill East to a 36-33 victory over Bishop Eustace in an Olympic Conference interdivision clash of Top 20 teams on Thursday.
November 16, 2014 |
Tara Young had no regrets. "It was my last game, and I gave it my all," Bishop Eustace's senior goalie said after her team's 3-1 loss to Oak Knoll in the Non-Public state field hockey final Saturday at Bordentown. One of just three seniors who saw action for the Crusaders, Young played a strong game in the cage as Eustace pushed one of the state's top programs to the limit on a cold, windy morning. "I couldn't be more proud," Eustace coach Danielle Senior said. "They kept fighting.
November 13, 2014 |
Bishop Eustace's Alexis DiGennaro was nervous Wednesday before her team took on Holy Cross in the South Jersey Non-Public field hockey championship. But once the whistle blew, she used those nerves to feed her determination. DiGennaro netted four goals in the Crusaders' 5-0 victory on their home field. DiGennaro's goals were a just reward, said Eustace coach Danielle Senior. The Crusaders went through several lineup changes and formations throughout the season, finally settling on three midfielders and three attackers late in the season.
October 27, 2014 |
Sal Henderson's big day included a sack in the first half, an interception in the second half, and a crown during the break in between. "I've never been on the homecoming court before," said Henderson, a senior linebacker who was named Camden's homecoming king at intermission of the Panthers' 27-5 victory over Bishop Eustace on Saturday at Farnham Park. Henderson and junior safety Dustin Singleton led the defense as Camden, the No. 5 team in The Inquirer's South Jersey rankings, improved to 7-0 overall and clinched a share of the West Jersey Football League's Royal Division.
September 25, 2014 |
For many other teams, an 11-0 win would be the best performance of the season. But not for a field hockey team defending its 15th consecutive state title. "It's a huge win, and we're excited, but that's not going to be good enough," Eastern coach Danyle Heilig said after her Vikings extended their winning streak to 83 games with an 11-0 victory over visiting Bishop Eustace on Tuesday night. "With some of the competition that we'll be facing, it has to be better in a lot of aspects, but there were some great things tonight.