April 23, 2016 |
Overbrook's Alyssa Briggs pitched a no-hitter with six strikeouts in five innings to shut out visiting Collingswood, 14-0, in a Colonial Conference softball game Thursday night. At the plate, Briggs went 2 for 2 and drove in two runs. In other Colonial Conference play: After being tied with Haddon Township in the sixth inning, Gateway scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning, lifting the hosts to a 4-3 win. Kennedy Whalen was the winning pitcher while also totaling one run and one RBI at the plate.
April 23, 2016
Baseball BURLINGTON COUNTY LEAGUE Palmyra 15, Medford Tech 3 Rancocas Valley 7, Burlington Township 6 Northern Burlington 10, Pennsauken 0 Cinnaminson 5, Pemberton 2 CAPE-ATLANTIC LEAGUE St. Joseph 6, Lower Cape May 3 COLONIAL CONFERENCE Gateway 8, Haddon Township 6 Collingswood 5, Overbrook 4 Haddon Heights 17, Lindenwold 5 Haddonfield 8, Audubon 2 Woodbury 11, Paulsboro 4 OLYMPIC CONFERENCE ...
April 22, 2016 |
Anthony DiMartino let up one unearned run in the first inning, but after that the Timber Creek pitcher was lights-out. DiMartino tossed seven innings of four-hit baseball and struck out eight as the hosts defeated Bishop Eustace, 5-1, on Wednesday. Devin Leary hit a single and drove in two runs and Jason Reynolds went 3 for 3 with two singles, a double, and an RBI. In other Olympic Conference play: Kobe Sutherland drove in two runs to pace host Cherry Hill East in a 4-3 victory over Cherry Hill West.
April 14, 2016 |
Randy Bell says he has been dreaming of playing college basketball for his whole life. Bell, a senior at Timber Creek, will get the chance to make his dream come true after committing to attend Holy Family on a basketball scholarship on Monday. "It's very exciting," Bell said. "I've been dreaming of this my whole life, hoping to play Division I, Division II or Division III. I just wanted to play college basketball. " Holy Family, which is located in Northeast Philadelphia, is an NCAA Division II program that competes in the South Division of the Central Athletic Collegiate Conference along with teams such as Philadelphia University, the University of the Sciences and Chestnut Hill.
April 6, 2016
Baseball BURLINGTON COUNTY LEAGUE Riverside 3, Florence 1 Delran at Maple Shade, ppd. CAPE-ATLANTIC LEAGUE Vineland 5, Atlantic County Tech 1 COLONIAL CONFERENCE Audubon 4, Haddon Heights 1 OLYMPIC CONFERENCE Cherokee 2, Cherry Hill East 0 Cherry Hill West 4, Lenape 1 Timber Creek 6, Washington Township 4 TRI-COUNTY CONFERENCE Clearview 3, Highland 3 Delsea 9, Deptford 6 Schalick 4, Woodstown 1...
March 7, 2016 |
We embrace the madness. But we can't forget the sadness. We love to hear the cheers. But we can't ignore the tears. There are two sides to this time of the scholastic sports calendar. That's why it's such a special time - it's so high and low, so gleeful and glum, so heart-filling and so heartbreaking. Over the last two weeks, we've seen - as always - basketball players celebrating buzzer-beating shots and improbable comebacks and wrestlers jumping into the arms of their coaches.
March 6, 2016 |
Coming out of the timeout, Tyrae Taylor had news for Mike Cubbage. "I told Mike, 'I'm going to be open in the corner, get it to me and I'll knock it down,' " Taylor said. The Winslow Township junior guard proved to be equal parts prognosticator and playmaker. Taylor's three-pointer from the left corner lifted Winslow Township to a 62-59 victory over Timber Creek in an instant classic in the South Jersey Group 3 semifinals on Friday. Cubbage, a senior guard, delivered the perfect pass that led to Taylor's game-winning shot with 0:03 on the clock and also scored all 13 of his points in the second half for fifth-seeded Winslow Township (14-14)
March 4, 2016 |
Timber Creek's Randy Bell and Caleb Bowser proved to be too much for Seneca to handle Wednesday. In the top-seeded Chargers' 73-36 win over the visitors, Bell scored 24 points and Bowser scored 20. Bell drilled five buckets from beyond the arc and Bowser totaled 11 assists, eight rebounds and five steals against the No. 8 Golden Eagles. Denzel Washington added 11 points in the NJSIAA South Group 3 quarterfinal matchup. Elsewhere in the South Group 3 quarterfinals, Michael Cubbage led all scorers with 27 points, including a pair of three-pointers, as No. 5 Winslow Township beat No. 4 host Ocean City, 67-59.
February 29, 2016
South Jersey Group 4 Seeds: 1. Washington Township; 2. Cherokee; 3. Eastern; 4. Toms River North; 5. Atlantic City; 6. Cherry Hill East; 7. Lenape; 8. Shawnee; 9. Rancocas Valley; 10. Southern; 11. Kingsway; 12. Williamstown; 13. Cherry Hill West; 14. Jackson; 15. Howell; 16. Egg Harbor Twp. Defending champion: Cherry Hill East. Dark horse: Cherry Hill East. Best first-round game: Rancocas Valley at Shawnee. These perennial powers met Jan. 30 at Bishop Eustace, with the Red Devils emerging with a 55-54 victory.
February 11, 2016 |
Most Camden practices end the same way, with a drill in which the Panthers need to make their free throws or run. "We run a lot," Camden senior Brad Hawkins said. In a top-five showdown Tuesday night with Timber Creek, Camden banged the offensive glass, executed at both ends down the stretch, and got a big lift off the bench from a few unheralded players. The Panther also made their free throws in the fourth quarter, sinking 9 of 12 to close the book on an impressive 66-54 victory.