February 17, 2007 |
Larry Carthan has replaced Mark Drew as the boys' basketball coach at Bordentown. Drew, who had coached the Scotties since the 1995-96 season, left the team Thursday. Carthan coached Thursday's 85-59 loss at Burlington City and last night's 78-61 loss to Westampton Tech. Bordentown was 8-12 this season under Drew. The Scotties are 8-14 and will compete in the Central Jersey Group 2 playoffs on Feb. 26. Carthan last night referred all questions regarding Drew's departure to Bordentown athletic director Wendy Weber-O'Neal.
February 17, 1990 |
Burlington City moved one step closer to the Burlington County League Freedom Division championship last night with a 77-62 win over Bordentown, and ended the Scotties' 10-game winning streak. With two league games remaining, Burlington (17-3 overall, 14-2 league) holds a one-game lead over Burlington Township. "Give credit to the kids," said Burlington City coach Bob Williams. "We lost those two straight (to Maple Shade and Burlington Township), but they've bounced back to win two big ones.
October 30, 2011
Firefighters were battling a two-alarm blaze at the Animal Kingdom, a zoo in Bordentown. Firefighters responded to a call at about 8:40 p.m. A building which houses puppies and other domestic animals was reported to be on fire. No exotic animals or endangered species were kept in the building, police said. The animals are being evacuated. The zoo houses animals including monkeys, camels and giraffes, according to the zoo's website. - Kristin Holmes
January 17, 2013 |
Bordentown's strong first quarter paved the way for a 51-40 victory over visiting Palmyra Wednesday night in Burlington County League boys' basketball. The Scotties raced out to a 17-7 lead after the first quarter. They were paced by Myron Gordon's 17 points. In Cape-Atlantic League action, Ocean City's Griffin Grimes scored 16 points to move the Red Raiders past visiting Cape May Tech, 57-37. Girls' Basketball Lauryn Fields was a perfect 9 for 9 from the foul line in overtime en route to scoring a game-high 20 points and lifting Middle Township to a 46-42 win at Our Lady of Mercy in a Cape-Atlantic matchup.
February 9, 2012
The Rancocas Valley girls' basketball team, ranked No. 1 in South Jersey by The Inquirer, wasted no time putting away visiting Bordentown, 70-43, on Wednesday in a South Jersey Invitational opening-round game. Natalya Lee (21 points), Brianna Logan (20), and Lauren Moses (13) took turns strafing the Scotties. The Red Devils ran out to a 17-2 lead and then ended any suspense with a 25-11 fourth-quarter run. Alex McTamney and Kelly Yanucil combined for 24 points for Bordentown. Rancocas Valley will face Delsea in Saturday's 6:45 p.m. quarterfinal at Kingsway.
September 12, 2012 |
After failing to maintain leads in both halves, Bordentown scored the game-winner in overtime to beat visiting Cinnaminson, 3-2, in a girls' soccer match on Tuesday. Alexis McTamney scored twice for Bordentown, which won its first game in the Burlington County League. Bordentown scored in the first minute of both halves, but Cinnaminson responded both times with goals by Alexandria Kane and Lauren McHugh to tie the score and force overtime. Elsewhere in the Burlington County League, host Holy Cross topped Moorestown, 3-2, for the first time in seven years.
November 14, 2012 |
Alexis McTamney provided all the offense as top-seeded Bordentown rolled past visiting No. 9 Delran, 4-1, Tuesday in the Central Jersey Group 2 girls' soccer quarterfinals. McTamney, a senior, scored twice in each half, and Allyson Potts secured the win with four saves. Jess Larsen turned away seven shots for Delran, and Lauren Etter added a second-half goal. The Dragons advanced to meet Rumson-Fair Haven on Friday in the Central Jersey Group 2 semifinals. South Jersey Non-Public B. Shannon Metzler's second-half goal wasn't enough to propel sixth-seeded St. Joseph at No. 3 St. Rose-Belmar, as the Wildcats fell, 6-1, in the quarterfinals.
November 25, 1986 |
If all goes as planned, the Burlington County League Freedom Division will crown two state champions tonight - on the same soccer field. Bordentown and Delran, which finished one-two, respectively, in the Burlco Freedom race this season, are one win away from delivering a one-two punch of their own. Bordentown can win the first state championship in the soccer program's nine-year history by defeating Chatham Township in the 6 p.m. Group 1...
October 13, 2012 |
Alexis McTamney tallied a hat trick Friday as Bordentown defeated Maple Shade, 5-1, a Burlington County League girls' soccer game. McTamney increased her career goals total to 99, and added two assists. She will try for No. 100 at home against Northern Burlington at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Bordentown goaltender Allyson Potts stopped seven of the eight shots she faced. S.J. Coaches Tournament. Four players scored as Shawnee advanced over Washington Township, 4-0. Ariana Gerber, Amanda Hartwell-Miller, Erin Smith, and Dana Spires scored goals.
November 29, 2012 |
For the first time in more than a month, Bordentown star striker Alexis McTamney was held without a hat trick. Even so, her two late goals Wednesday paced the Scotties to a 2-0 victory over Cinnaminson in a state Group 2 girls' soccer semifinal at Toms River East. McTamney struck in the 63d and 76th minutes, each time receiving the ball while moving in from the wing, beating two defenders, and sliding the ball past Pirates goalie Jamie Campbell. The senior will look to add to her state-leading 58 goals on Sunday at the College of New Jersey, where Bordentown will face Bergen County's Glen Rock for the Group 2 title.