May 10, 2015
SOFTBALL BURLINGTON COUNTY LEAGUE Maple Shade 6, Sterling 5: Abby Rios hit a game-winning single with two outs to score Sabrina Thomas in the bottom of the 10th. Northern Burlington 10, Burlington Township 8: Raidyn Johnson was a home run shy of the cycle, going 4 for 4 with two RBIs, as the host Greyhounds earned the edge. Meredith Taylor went 3 for 3 with an RBI. CAPE-ATLANTIC LEAGUE Buena 2, Cedar Creek 1: Tyra Capers hit a sacrifice grounder to drive in Katryna Arbelo with the winning run in the bottom of the seventh.
May 8, 2015 |
Cumberland's Alyssa Donato went 2 for 4 with a home run and an RBI in a 5-4 win over visiting Gloucester Catholic in a Tri-County Conference softball game Wednesday afternoon. Jordan Kelly had three RBIs and a triple, and Jackie Lesher struck out four in a winning effort. Olympic Conference. Valerie Velasco went 2 for 4 with an RBI in Cherry Hill East's 5-2 win at Seneca. Kendall Geis went 2 for 4 with an RBI and a run. Kelsey Stewart hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the sixth to push Timber Creek past host Cherry Hill West, 9-4. Taylor Gilligan went 1 for 2 with a home run and two RBIs to propel host Shawnee by Camden Catholic, 6-5. Girls' Lacrosse In a nonleague battle of teams ranked in the top 25 in the nation by Nike/Lacrosse Magazine, Moorestown fell to visiting Agnes Irwin (Pa.)
May 1, 2015 |
With his team trailing by two and down to its final out Tuesday, Camden Catholic head coach Bob Bergholtz knew he had the perfect batter at the plate for the situation. Shawn Stone drove a 3-1 fastball over the fence in left-center for a three-run homer to give the Irish a 9-8 victory over Lenape in an Olympic Conference baseball game. Stone finished 4 for 5 with two doubles, three runs scored, and three RBIs. "Shawn is one of our senior leaders," Bergholtz said. "He was seeing the ball great all day and I knew he would come through for us. " In other Olympic Conference action: Sean Heslin went 2 for 3 with three RBIs and a run scored in Shawnee's 6-4 road win against Timber Creek.
April 12, 2015 |
Bishop Eustace had a surplus of offense Friday. Nate Steele, Chris Jones, Nick Browne, and Ryan DiMeo each hit a home run to power the Crusaders past Camden Catholic, 12-1, in an Olympic Conference baseball game at home. Steele also had a double and was 3 for 3 with three RBIs and two runs. DiMeo scored three runs. Jones had two RBIs. Justin Hagenman drove in a pair of runs. MYRTLE BEACH TOURNAMENT Egg Harbor Township 10, Niles McKinley 0: Brandon Riggs stuck out six in a win at the Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Todd Henry went 3 for 3, including a home run and a double, with five RBIs and two runs.
April 12, 2015
Softball OLYMPIC CONFERENCE Camden Catholic 2, Bishop Eustace 1: In the bottom of the seventh with two outs, freshman first baseman Emily Wargo singled to center field, knocking in Taylor Holmes and Ashley Surgner to give the Irish a walk-off win. Sarah Byrnes struck out 14 to earn the win. Byrnes also doubled. TRI-COUNTY CONFERENCE Gloucester 8, Clayton 0: Brianna Anderson sent down six on strikes en route to a shutout as the Lions earned the win at home. Skyler Pino went 2 for 3 with an RBI. Rayanne Castagna drove in one, and Kelly Higginbotham knocked in two for the hosts, who scored three in the bottom of the sixth to put it away.
April 1, 2015 |
Traditional powers Camden and Atlantic City will renew an old rivalry in the feature game of the 14th annual Cherry Hill East Invitational boys' basketball showcase Feb. 13-14, 2016. The two-day, 13-game event will include many of the top basketball programs in South Jersey. Other projected highlights will include a clash between St. Augustine Prep and Winslow Township in the finale of the first day. St. Augustine is projected to return several key players from the team that finished second in The Inquirer Top 10 this season, including first-team all-South Jersey junior guard Sa'eed Nelson and standout sophomore forward Justyn Mutts.
March 15, 2015 |
Jamal Parker and Evan Powell both said the offer was kind of "random. " But neither player was complaining about his first NCAA Division I football scholarship offer. Parker, a junior all-purpose athlete at Camden Catholic, and Powell, a junior linebacker at Cherokee, both received offers this week from Army. Both players said they were contacted by Army assistant coach Orlando Mitjans. "I was very surprised," said Parker, who also was a standout point guard for the Camden Catholic basketball team this season.
March 10, 2015 |
There has been an inner struggle within the Gloucester Catholic girls' basketball team this season - players figuring out their roles, the team finding an identity, building chemistry. On Sunday afternoon, it appeared that the Rams had found what they were looking for. Visiting Gloucester Catholic topped Camden Catholic, 44-35, in the South Jersey Non-Public Group A semifinals. The win came after third-seeded Gloucester Catholic lost to second-seeded Camden Catholic in the South Jersey Invitational Tournament final on Feb. 15. "It's an indescribable feeling," said junior forward Mary Gedaka, who scored 18 points.
March 9, 2015 |
Top-seeded Delsea overcame a tremendous effort by Westampton Tech's Lamar Morgan to prevail, 96-75, in the South Jersey Group 3 quarterfinals Saturday. Morgan scored 55 points and drilled 12 three-pointers for the ninth-seeded Panthers. Delsea's Keith Braxton scored 29 points. Kwame Morton added 20 points and 10 rebounds. Kaleb Morton had 26 points. Winslow Township 54, Moorestown 42 - Mike Cubbage's 20 points helped the second-seeded hosts defeat the seventh-seeded Quakers. Juan Hemingway and Devon Robinson each added eight points.
March 7, 2015 |
Maggie McIntyre and Mary Gedaka don't need to talk to each other - they can just read each other. The undeniable chemistry between Gloucester Catholic's junior pair was evident Friday night, as the Rams beat visiting Donovan Catholic, 59-38, in the South Jersey Non-Public A quarterfinals. "They've been playing together since fourth grade," Rams coach Lisa Gedaka said. "They read each other, they don't have to say anything, it's a look. It's fun coaching them. " McIntyre tallied up 13 points and six assists, with three three-pointers.