January 19, 2014 |
Alexis Fetuao made two put-backs in the final 35 seconds Friday to break a tie and lift Triton to a 39-35 win at Delsea in a Tri-County Royal matchup. Fetuao scored eight of her 10 points in the fourth quarter and was the only Triton player in double digits. Asya Alba led Delsea with 15 points. Tri-County Classic Salem 47, Clayton 41: Tiasia Tatem led visiting Salem with 15 points. Penn-Jersey League Doane Academy 44, N.J. United Christian 42: Zaniya Lewis made two free throws with 15 seconds left that proved to be the difference for host Doane Academy.
January 16, 2014 |
Yamire McNeal knocked down two free throws with 10 seconds remaining in overtime that proved to be the difference in Middle Township's 48-46 win Tuesday at Ocean City in a Cape-Atlantic National boys' basketball game. Ocean City sent the game to overtime on Griffin Grimes' jump shot from the top of the key at the fourth quarter buzzer. Grimes led Ocean City with 14 points. McNeal finished with 11 points. Cape-Atlantic American. Khaliq Ford made two free throws with 4.5 seconds left to help Millville pull out a 61-58 win against visiting Egg Harbor Township.
January 12, 2014 |
Dennis Tunstall's 14 points on Friday night helped visiting Medford Tech cruise past Cinnaminson, 59-47, in a Burlington County Patriot boys' basketball matchup. Shakwel Vincent added 13 points. CAPE-ATLANTIC AMERICAN Egg Harbor Township 40, Absegami 31: Robinson Normil scored eight of his 11 points in the fourth quarter, powering the host Eagles to the win. CAPE-ATLANTIC NATIONAL Oakcrest 54, Ocean City 53: Jordan Brooks converted a putback with 30 seconds left, and the visiting Falcons held on for the win. Ocean City had the last possession but was unable to get a shot off before the buzzer.
January 7, 2014 |
Christopher John Maloney, 45, director of the Ocean City Free Public Library, which he had helped modernize over the last decade, died of an undetermined cause Monday, Dec. 30, at home in Somers Point, N.J. Formerly of Haddonfield, Mr. Maloney was born in Lewiston, N.Y., in 1968 to Barbara and Jim Maloney, a longtime assistant to former coach John Chaney of the Temple University men's basketball team. He attended Christ the King School and Paul VI High School in Haddonfield, from which he graduated in 1986.
January 3, 2014 |
OCEAN CITY, N.J. Just as Marie Repici and her husband, Thomas, happened upon the then-for-sale Chatterbox almost 42 years ago, when they came to town to buy a pizza-dough machine and ended up buying a restaurant instead, perhaps a new owner will again stumble on the place. Marie Repici, 82, who has been through floods, deaths of close family members, and the day-to-day stresses of running an eatery, hasn't formally listed the property for sale after recently deciding that it's time to retire.
December 31, 2013 |
Schalick controlled the paint and the game at Sunday's Boardwalk Classic, taking down Pleasantville, 87-61, in the Chickie Ludman Memorial boys' basketball showcase at Wildwoods Convention Center. The Cougars, who are ranked 12th in South Jersey by The Inquirer, outscored Pleasantville by 46-32 down low. UMass recruit Rashaan Holloway had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and his younger brother Mike Holloway added 19 rebounds. In the Big Al Bracket, Mainland outlasted Penns Grove, 81-77, in double overtime to win the consolation game.
December 24, 2013 |
OCEAN CITY, N.J. - As the waves crashed Sunday, a young couple spread a blanket on the beach and settled down to enjoy an unseasonably warm winter day. Both teenagers were barefoot. He had stripped down to shorts. For a few moments, they looked out at the ocean and considered doing what would normally be unthinkable three days before Christmas on the East Coast - going into the water. Then they turned back. For as last-minute shoppers across the region went coatless, some even wearing shorts and flip-flops, Sunday's burst of spring on the second official day of winter wasn't exactly Miami Beach at the Jersey Shore.
December 11, 2013 |
James W. McPhillips, 85, formerly of Philadelphia and Havertown, the city's former chief engineer and surveyor for three decades, died Wednesday, Dec. 4, of dementia at Arden Courts in Warminster. As chief engineer and surveyor with the city's Streets Department, Mr. McPhillips oversaw the development of many bridges, roads, and highways. He worked for the city from 1962 to 1991. He also was a Fairmount Park commissioner. Under his tenure, the city undertook the building of I-95 through the city, the South Philadelphia stadium area, the Columbia Avenue Bridge, and Island Avenue.
December 2, 2013 |
Haddonfield's Briana Gess finished in fifth place on Saturday at the Foot Locker girls' cross-country Northeast regional. The freshman finished the 3.1-mile course at Van Cortland Park in the Bronx, N.Y., in 17 minutes, 43.2 seconds. Ocean City's Epiphany Grisbaum came in at 19:22.4 for 38th place. Tessa Barrett of Abington Heights (Pa.) won the race in 17:32.3. In the boys' race: Hammonton's Louis Corgliano finished in ninth place with a 15:40.7 finish.
November 21, 2013 |
Ryan Ferreira scored a golden goal Tuesday at 68 seconds of overtime to send Delran to a 2-1 win against Middle Township in a Group 2 semifinal at St. Augustine. Delran, which won Central Jersey Group 2 last Friday, scored the game's first goal with nine minutes left in regulation on Matt Waldron's goal. Middle Township, however, tied the game less than a minute later on Matt Waldron's goal. Delran will play Newton in the Group 2 final Sunday. Newton, the North Jersey 1 Group 2 champion, beat Harrison, 2-1, Tuesday.