JSZ features a pair of Tuesday games on the high school hardwood. Check back throughout the night for all of the action!
Allentown 68 Princeton 63 | Boys
Allentown picked up back-to-back wins with a close 68-63 victory over Princeton (4-8) to improve to (8-4). The Red Birds were without starter Dante Weise, who was absent with the flu. They were able to take a 38-33 at halftime before trailing 53-51 entering the fourth. Allentown would fight back in the final quarter thanks to some clutch play from Rider University commit RJ Weise, who finished the evening with 13 points. Weise hit a pair of clutch free throws in the final two minutes. Tim Mastromarino had 15 points and Brandon Pfeifer ended with 17. Ethan Guy racked up 29 points for Princeton. JSZ’s Nery Rodriguez has the highlights:
Thank you to Princeton Orthopaedic Associates for sponsoring both our Allentown and Princeton coverage.
Wildwood 43 Gloucester Catholic 39 | Girls
Leah Benichou knocked down a go-ahead three with under one minute to go, as the Warriors handed the Rams their first divisional in over a decade. Benichou finished with a team-high 14 points. Winter Favre added 13 points, and Imene Fathi scored 12 points in the victory for Wildwood. Mycala Carney scored a game-high 16 points for GC in the loss.
JSZ’s Mike Frankel has the highlights from this Tri-County Conference thriller:
Coverage of Gloucester Catholic is brought to you by NJM Insurance.