December 1, 2011
Saturday, 4 p.m, Rowan University. At stake: South Jersey Group 3 title. Coaches: Hammonton, Pete Lancetta (197-51-1); Timber Creek, Rob Hinson (40-23 at Timber Creek, 5-5 at Salem). Sectional titles: Hammonton, five (2009, Group 3; 1996, 1994, 1993, 1985, Group 2); Timber Creek, none. Fast fact: Hammonton beat Timber Creek, 23-17, in the South Jersey Group 3 title game in 2009. - Phil Anastasia
April 28, 2013 |
Timber Creek softball coach Marci Logan let Brianna Fisher work through her struggles Saturday, and it paid off. Fisher pitched all seven innings and had an RBI double as the hosts won the Charger Classic final over Woodstown, 9-7. Woodstown entered the seventh inning down by four runs and closed the gap to two. Fisher withstood the late rally by getting a fly ball to right field with a runner on base to end it.
December 4, 2011 |
They saved their best for last. They capped a perfect season with a priceless performance. Timber Creek played its best football of the long season at the end of a long weekend of championship competition at Rowan University. The Chargers excelled on offense, defense, and special teams in an imposing 33-7 victory over Hammonton on Saturday in the South Jersey Group 3 title game. "They did everything," Hammonton coach Pete Lancetta said. "They were just too much for us. " Senior Calvin Lowe was 8 for 12 passing for 167 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score as Timber Creek completed a 12-0 season and captured the first sectional title in the history of the program.
June 4, 2010 |
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. - The time was terrific. The place was something else for Damiere Byrd. The Timber Creek junior ran the fastest 100 meters of his life at Thursday night's Meet of Champions. He blazed to a time of 10.42 seconds. But Byrd was determined to win the race and earn the title as the fastest boy in New Jersey. He finished second to Long Branch junior Miles Shuler-Foster, whose blistering time of 10.39 seconds was the fastest in the event since Camden's Jamar Ervin ran 10.35 in 2000.
January 13, 2013 |
Jeffery Lewis hit a game-winning layup with 11 seconds remaining, and Timber Creek won a thriller over Pemberton, 55-54, in nonleague boys' basketball Saturday. After Lewis' layup, Timber Creek's Denzel Washington blocked Pemberton's final shot. Lewis scored 14 of the Chargers' 15 points in the fourth quarter. He grabbed eight rebounds in the fourth period and 16 overall. Antoine Wilson led Pemberton with 15 points. The Hornets hit five three-pointers in the second quarter, when they outscored Timber Creek, 21-7.
September 7, 2012
7 p.m. Friday. Rankings: Camden Catholic is No. 3 in The Inquirer's preseason Top 10. Timber Creek is No. 1. Last season: Camden Catholic went 10-1 and reached the Non-Public 2 state final. Timber Creek went 12-0 and won the South Jersey Group 3 championship. Key players: Camden Catholic is led by senior RB/LB Jarred Alwan, a Temple recruit, as well as senior two-way lineman Jeff Miller and senior WR/DB Tom Wescott. Timber Creek features senior DE/TE Dajaun Drennon, a North Carolina recruit, along with senior DE/QB Myles Nash, a Rutgers recruit, and senior RB Zaire Williams, a West Virginia recruit.
March 7, 2004 |
The Woodrow Wilson girls' basketball team plays with speed, fury and intelligence, but its best asset this season has been balance. That balance was evident again yesterday in an 80-46 win over Timber Creek in a South Jersey Group 3 semifinal. Second-seeded Wilson (25-1) will make its second straight trip to the South Jersey championship game. The Tigers will meet top-seeded Highland (27-0) in the final, scheduled for 8 p.m. tomorrow at Cherry Hill East. Highland routed Manchester Township, 83-28, in the other semifinal.
November 16, 2011 |
TOMS RIVER - Nothing comes easy at this stage of the soccer season. Just ask Giuseppe DeLuca, Jeff Morgan, and Andrew Garcia. The three Timber Creek players spent much of the Group 3 state semifinals on the turf at Toms River North. But at the end of the night, all three were still standing - and so were the Chargers. DeLuca and Morgan scored goals and Garcia made 10 saves to record the shutout as Timber Creek defeated previously unbeaten Princeton, 2-0, to advance to the state finals.