By Bill Iezzi
INQUIRER STAFF WRITER
Area snowstorms have altered more than the landscape this week. They’ve also changed the NJSIAA team wrestling championships’ schedule.
Semifinals that were supposed to be held on Wednesday have been rescheduled for Friday.
Bordentown, the third seed in Central Group 1, will travel to No. 2 seed New Egypt for a 6 p.m. match.
Haddonfield, No. 2, will host No. 3 Collingswood at 7 p.m. in a South Group 1 match.
Delran, the No. 1 seed in South Group 2, is set to host No. 4 Manchester Township, while No. 2 Delsea is prepared to greet No. 3 West Deptford. Both matches are at 7 p.m.
Clearview, the fifth seed in South Group 3, will travel to No. 1-seed Toms River South, while No. 2 Timber Creek hosts No. 3 Central Regional. The starting time is 7 p.m. for both matches.
The top seed in South Group 4, Southern Regional will greet fourth-seeded Washington Township at 7 p.m. Eastern, No. 2, is set to host No. 3 Absegami at 6 p.m.
St. Augustine, No. 1, will host the Non-Public A final at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Spina gym. Paulsboro, the No. 1 seed in South Group 1, likely will be the site of the final, which is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday. Camden Catholic, No. 1, won the Non-Public South B title unopposed.
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By Pat Leonard
For the Inquirer
Tuesday's 5 p.m. boys' basketball game between host Penn Wood and Glen Mills has been moved to Friday, Feb. 12, at 5 p.m.
Tuesday's 7 p.m. girls' varsity basketball game between Haddonfield and visiting Haddon Heights has been postponed to Saturday, Feb,. 20 at 1 p.m.
Monday's 7 p.m. Wissahickon-Cheltenham girls' basketball game in which Cheltenham coach Bob Schaefer would have been trying to collect his 700th career win has been moved to 5 p.m. Wednesday night at Wissahickon.
Due to the pending snow storm Tuesday that is to begin mid afternoon, the Woodbury boys and girls varsity basketball games against Audubon have been moved up to 4 p.m. (Boys home/Girls away). The freshmen boys and jv boys and girls games have been cancelled. The Jr. High games scheduled to be played after school are on as scheduled.
Tomorrow's Hakim Warrick/Philly.com/Rally Boys’ Basketball Classic at Philadelphia University has been postponed due to inclement weather. The original schedule featured Lower Merion vs. Bensalem at 12:15 p.m., followed by St. Anthony vs. Friends Central at 2 p.m.
Heavy snowfall is preventing St. Anthony of Jersey City, N.J. from making the trip to Philadelphia.
Jeremy Treatman, the president of Scholastic Play-by-Play Network, said St. Anthony-Friends Central will be rescheduled for Feb. 26th or Feb. 27th, at a time and location to be determined.
Here are the reported changes in the weekend schedule (Feb. 5-6) due to the expected snowstorm. Check back for additions:
Friday boys' basketball
-Girard College at Jenkintown, 4:30 p.m. from 7 p.m.
-Central Bucks South at Central Bucks West, 5 p.m. from 7 p.m.
-Truman at Abington, 5 p.m. from 7 p.m.
-The ceremony to honor the 100th anniversary of Germantown Academy basketball has been postponed from Saturday to Feb. 13 during the 4 p.m. game against Boys’ Latin.