Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Basketball: Hatcher leads Gloucester past Clayton

Tuesday, January 6, 2015, 8:56 PM
By Phil Anastasia There's a good reason why Jaleel Hatcher did not make a jump shot for the Gloucester High School boys' basketball team on Tuesday night. He didn't attempt one. Hatcher, a 6-foot-1 junior guard, scored 31 points in leading host Gloucester to a 75-66 victory over Clayton in a speeding... Read more

Football: Stinson out as Highland coach

Tuesday, January 6, 2015, 3:45 PM
By Phil Anastasia Craig Stinson has been relieved of his duties as Highland's football coach. Stinson said he was informed by district athletic director Frank Torcasio that he "wanted to go in another direction" with the Tartans' football program. Torcasio confirmed by text this week that Stinson... Read more

Basketball: New Top 20

Sunday, January 4, 2015, 4:17 PM
By Phil Anastasia Here's the new Top 20 in South Jersey boys' basketball, with previous rankings in parentheses: 1. Camden Catholic (1) 3-1 The Irish looked terrific in beating previously undefeated Lenape on Saturday. They held a 27-6 halftime lead. All five starters played well, with 6-8 senior... Read more

Basketball: Scoring leaders

Sunday, January 4, 2015, 11:00 AM
By Phil Anastasia Here are South Jersey basketball's scoring leaders: SCORING LEADERS Can Oztamur (pictured) Cherry Hill West 6 143 23.8 Myron Gordon Bordentown 3 71 23.7 Jeff Haddock Willingboro 3 71 23.7 Jake Silpe Cherry Hill East 4 88 22.0 Paul Bellamy Cherokee 5 105 21.0 Keith Braxton... Read more

Basketball: Cubbage leads Camden Catholic past Lenape

Saturday, January 3, 2015, 4:02 PM
By Phil Anastasia With one of the best vertical leaps in South Jersey, Courtney Cubbage knows something about taking flight. The Camden Catholic senior capped a strong all-around game with a resounding dunk off an alley-oop pass with about three minutes left in the Irish's 53-36 victory over Lenape... Read more

Softball: Mulderig named Camden Catholic coach

Tuesday, December 30, 2014, 3:39 PM
By Phil Anastasia Jillian Mulderig has been named the new softball coach at Camden Catholic High School. Mulderig is a former Washington Township High School standout who started for four years as an outfielder at William Paterson College. She is the founder of Nexxt Level Fastpitch, a youth program... Read more

Oztamur leads CH West past Bishop Eustace

Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 9:38 PM
By Phil Anastasia Can Oztamur said it was a "statement game" for the Cherry Hill West boys' basketball team. Cherry Hill West overcame a flurry of missed free throws to beat Bishop Eustace 47-43 in double overtime in an Olympic Conference inter-division clash of Top 10 teams on Tuesday night. Oztamur... Read more

Basketball: Fendrick's '3' lifts Eastern over Camden

Monday, December 22, 2014, 7:08 PM
By Phil Anastasia The plan was to drive, get to the foul line, stop the clock and maybe tie the score. Things didn't go according to plan for the Eastern High School basketball team. They went way better. Junior Keith Davis drove the baseline and kicked out a pass to senior Justin Fendrick, who... Read more

UPDATED: West Deptford AD blasts Haddonfield over social-media incident

Monday, December 22, 2014, 1:27 PM
By Phil Anastasia West Deptford High School athletic director Jason Morrell blasted Haddonfield High School this morning in a letter to Colonial Conference officials. Morrell decried Haddonfield's "dismissive" attitude in reaction to a social-media incident involving West Deptford football coach... Read more

West Deptford AD Morrell blasts Haddonfield

Monday, December 22, 2014, 8:43 AM
West Deptford High School athletic director Jason Morrell blasted Haddonfield High School Monday morning in a letter to Colonial Conference officials. Morrell decried Haddonfield's "dismissive" attitude in reaction to a social-media incident involving West Deptford football coach Clyde Folsom. "My... Read more
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Born and raised in South Jersey, Phil Anastasia prefers standing on the sidelines at high school football games on Friday nights to sitting in the press box at Eagles games on Sunday afternoons. He’s a graduate of Rowan University with a degree in English. Reach Phil at panastasia@phillynews.com.

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