May 1, 2014 |
The field for the 41st Joe Hartmann Diamond Classic will be announced Sunday night. Haddonfield, St. Augustine, Pennsville, and Northern Burlington appear to have locked up automatic bids. Gloucester Catholic has no chance of one. The Rams, who were moved from the Tri-County's Diamond Division to the Royal for the purposes of the Diamond Classic's automatic-bid arrangement, won't play the minimum of six "division" games before the cutoff. But the Rams, who rose to No. 3 in The Inquirer's South Jersey rankings after Sunday's 11-1 win over then-No.
March 14, 2014 |
Cedar Creek's quest for a state championship ended Wednesday night, as Manasquan defeated the Pirates, 65-48, in a state Group 2 girls' basketball semifinal at Williamstown. Casey Thomas scored 16 points to lead Cedar Creek, which fell behind by 11-4 after one quarter. Mikila Stefanski added 11 points. Manasquan 11 15 21 18 - 65 Cedar Creek 4 14 18 12 - 48 M: Stella Clark 4, Bridget Ford 6, Courtney Hagaman 13, Marina Mabrey 30, Addie Masonius 3, Samantha Sullivan 9. CC: Fatima Blackwell 4, Jahneice Jaffe 4, Mercina Stefanski 5, Morgan Stefanski 8, Mikila Stefanski 11, Casey Thomas 16. email@example.com
March 12, 2014 |
Leading by just four points at the break, Shawnee used a strong second half to roll past visiting fifth-seeded Lenape, 57-37 in the South Jersey Group 4 girls' basketball final. Nikola Williams paced the third-seeded Renegades with 22 points and six rebounds. SJ Group 2 Final Cedar Creek ran past Middle Township in the fourth quarter en route to a 56-50 win over the No. 4 Panthers. The third-seeded Pirates outscored Mainland, 25-15, in the final frame to clinch the title.
March 10, 2014 |
Olivia Askin scored 13 points as Shawnee came from behind at No. 2 Rancocas Valley and stunned the defending state champions, 39-36, in a South Jersey Group 4 girls' basketball semifinal Saturday night. Nikola Williams added 12 points and 12 rebounds for the third-seeded Renegades. S.J. Group 2 semifinals Lauryn Fields had 17 points, 6 assists, and 5 steals to help fourth-seeded Middle Township drop No. 1 Deptford, 49-27, on the road. Cedar Creek 64, Lower Cape May 39: Casey Thomas scored 14 for host No. 3 Cedar Creek, which held No. 7 Lower Cape May to 14 second-half points.
December 24, 2013 |
Two boys' basketball comebacks highlighted Sunday's Ocean City PBA Tip-Off. St. Joseph's Charlie Riccardi hit a three-pointer with 8.2 seconds left in overtime to secure a 61-58 victory over Shawnee. Michael Gaines sank a free throw with 4.7 seconds left to clinch Cedar Creek's 55-54 win over Willingboro. Girls' basketball Gabby Dudo drilled a three-pointer with 1 minute, 7 seconds to go and put St. Joseph up for good in a 37-36 victory over Shawnee at the Ocean City PBA Tip-Off.
November 17, 2013 |
Here's a closer look at three football games on Saturday, all starting at 1 o'clock. No. 5 seed Glassboro (3-5) at No. 4 seed Paulsboro (7-1) in South Jersey Group 1 quarterfinals. The visiting Bulldogs are a dangerous team with a top running back in junior Ronnie James, who has 10 touchdowns. The Red Raiders have a strong defense led by senior tackle Nyire Grant and an explosive running back in junior De'Shaun Burgess (1,111 yards, 16 touchdowns). Pick: Paulsboro, 21-14. No. 7 Woodbury (5-3)
November 10, 2013
SOCCER SOUTH JERSEY GROUP 4 QUARTERFINALS Cherry Hill West 1, Kingsway 0 (2 OT): Nick Krake scored 1 minute, 25 seconds into double overtime to lead the No. 10-seeded Lions to an upset of second-seed Kingsway. Krake scored by heading a direct kick from Devin Crouch. Clearview 1, Cherokee 0: Ricky Nelson stopped all 10 shots he faced to guide No. 3 Clearview over the sixth-seeded Chiefs. The lone goal came from Gavin Bright in the first half off an assist by Jon Cianciulli.
November 6, 2013 |
Ashley Shisler sneaked a shot beneath the right crossbar five minutes into the second half, and the Deptford defense did the rest in a 1-0 upset victory at No. 7 Cedar Creek in the first round of the South Jersey Group 2 girls' soccer playoffs Monday. Rachel Minix backed the 10th-seeded Spartans' defense with 13 saves. S.J. Group 3 Mainland moved Amanda Tobias up from defense and the senior did not disappoint, knocking in the first three goals of her career in a 4-2 home victory for the No. 7 Mustangs over No. 10 Triton.