Trenton Catholic 47 University 45
A girls basketball Top 20 matchup didn’t disappoint as the battle between No. 7 Trenton Catholic Academy and twelfth ranked University needed all 32 minutes to complete. Heading into halftime we were tied at 25 before TCA took a 12 point lead to end the third. University fought back in the final quarter to tie the game at 45-45 with 38 seconds remaining. The Iron Mike’s put the ball in the hands of Senior Maniya Custis who drilled the game winning shot to help them remain undefeated on the year. JSZ’s Nery Rodriguez has the highlights:
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St. Mary’s (Elizabeth) 59 Trenton 43
After a crushing season opening loss to Bergen Catholic, No. 13 in the NJ Top 20 St. Mary’s (Elizabeth) bounced back with two wins. The Hilltoppers defeated Trenton 59-43 after a tough defensive performance. Kyle McGee finished with 13 points. JSZ’s Nery Rodriguez has the highlights:
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Manasquan 80 Toms River South 39: WOBM Christmas Classic
The 35th Annual Christmas Classic is underway, and the first round for the boys teams took place at RWJ Barnabas Health Arena in Toms River. Manasquan was the No. 1 seed while Toms River South was No. 16. Manasquan’s Brad McCabe scored 20 points and shot five three-pointers. New York Mets third baseman, Todd Frazier made an appearance at the game to support his alma mater, Toms River South. JSZ’s Madison Bess has the highlights: