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Archive: March, 2011


Thursday, March 31, 2011, 12:38 AM
Southeastern Pa. Basketball Scoring Leaders Minimum of 19 games. Final. BOYS Name School Gms. Pts. Avg. Nadir Matthews Bodine 21 561 26.7 Mike Sturdivant Masterman 19 468 24.6 Maurice Watson Boys' Latin 27 590 21.9 Joe Getz Archbishop Wood 24 504 21.0 Juan'ya Green Archbishop Carroll... Read more


Thursday, March 31, 2011, 12:12 AM
BEYOND THE ARC Here are some of the top three-point scorers in Southeastern Pennsylvania basketball. Final. BOYS Name School Gms. Threes Jimmy Hammer Germantown Ac. 28 77 Billy Shank Neumann-Goretti 31 76 Maurice Nelson Chester 32 74 Ryan Abel Lower... Read more

Bill Iezzi: RV Hoops Underdogs

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 1:58 PM
Senior guard Lauren Gaskill and her Rancocas Valley teammates are big underdogs against Trenton Catholic Tuesday night in the Tournament of Champions' basketball quarterfinal at Poland Springs Arena. And the Red Devils are comfortable in that role. RV had already set a new standard in the area and... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Pitman's Pride

Friday, March 11, 2011, 2:30 PM
Pitman's 60-56 loss to Asbury Park in an NJSIAA Group 1 state semifinal was a crushing blow to a team that had brought so much joy to its community. Specifically, the six seniors who propelled the Panthers to their first South Jersey Group 1 title since 1998, were the pride of Pitman. Dylan Colgate... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Pitman' Pick Pocket Problem

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 12:58 PM
Asbury Park has a pair of pick pockets who could present a problem to Pitman in Thursday night's Group 1 state semifinal at Delran. Amir Conover stole te ball seven times and Maurice Dickerson five times in the Blue Bishops' 49-47 victory over New Egypt Monday in the Central Group 1 championship... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Kingsway's Mantra

Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 12:35 PM
Moments after Kingsway's dramatic, 49-48 victory over Manchester Township in the NJSIAA South Group 3 basketball final Tuesday, Rondell Gilmore-Lane put things into perspective. "We need to finish, that's been our slogan the whole time in this tournament," said Gilmore-Lane, who scored a game-high... Read more

Bill Iezzi: South Jersey Hoops Final

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 2:16 PM
Kingsway, seeded No. 1 in South Jersey Group 3 basketball, will host a determined Manchester Township, the second seed, Tuesday night for the sectional championship. Kingsway, which has won the last two sectional crowns, has three returning starters from last year's team. Township has at least two... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Undefeated Wrestling Champs

Sunday, March 6, 2011, 5:37 PM
When I looked at their records, I wasn't surprised that they finished the wrestling season not only as champs but also undefeated. Eastern senior Rob Deutsch won the 119-pound title and finished the season with a 42-0 record. Camden Catholic sophomore Thomas John Miller won the 135-pound crown, which... Read more

Bill Iezzi: State Wrestling Consolations

Sunday, March 6, 2011, 1:46 PM
This is hard to believe, but neither Haddonfield nor Paulsboro had a wrestler place in the top seven in the state tournament here at Boardwalk Hall. Haddonfield's Rob Schlitt placed eighth at 160 pounds. The top eight win a medal. Haddonfield and Paulsboro each had advanced three grapplers to the... Read more

Bill Iezzi: South Jersey's Five Finest Wrestlers

Sunday, March 6, 2011, 1:00 PM
Here at Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall Sunday afternoon, five area wrestlers are shooting for state titles. I'm guessing that three will walk away with hardware. Eastern senior Rob Deutsch (41-0) has diominated the 119-pound weight class all season and there is no reason to think that he won't upend... Read more
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