Kinnelon, Montville post opening day wins

morricountvarsityboysbasketball Bobby Lewit’s 29-point performance sparked Kinnelon to a 71-65 win over Parsippany in opening day boys basketball action. Drew Slyfield scored 15 points and Dylan Cathcart and Ben Stickle scored 11 points each for the Colts. David Ton scored 13 for the Red Hawks. Montville 43, Mendham 35 Joe DelloStritto scores 10 ponts and […]

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The season ends for Morris County teams

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball The Morris County Boys Basketball season came to an end over the last two days with Hanover Park’s loss on Tuesday and defeats for Chatham and Morristown-Beard on Monday. Newark West Side 63, Hanover Park 37 Matthew Winschuh scored 12 points and Joey Jandoli had 11 in the North 2, Group II state tournament […]

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Monaghan’s dunk lifts Morristown-Beard; Chatham wins

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Brian Monaghan doesn’t dunk at all during games but Morristown Beard’s senior guard was so determined to put the ball in the net at a key moment in the state tournament game, his will just took over. “That was my first in-game dunk,” Monaghan said. “I had the adrenalin and I […]

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Hanover Park tops Mountain Lakes; Randolph falls

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Alex Malofienko scored a career high 17 points and Michael Boeckel had 15 points including a pair of clutch free throws in the final seconds to lift Hanover Park to a 48-45 victory over Mountain Lakes in a North 2, Group II state tournament semifinal round contest in Mountain Lakes. Fourth-seeded Hanover Park did […]

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Chatham tops Mendham; Delbarton falls

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Graham LeMon scored 17 points and Jack Rooney added 13 to lift Chatham to a 51-34 victory over Mendham in North 2, Group III boys basketball action on Thursday. Mac Bredahl added 11 points for the Cougars. Chatham pulled away with a 17-3 fourth quarter effort. Andrew Kraemer scored 16 points for the Minutemen […]

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Randolph tops Morristown; Mo-Beard, Hanover Park advance

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Luke Nathan scored 20 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to spark Randolph to a 53-40 win over Morristown in the North 1, Group IV state tournament quarterfinals on Wednesday. The Rams took control with a 16-5 third-quarter run. Randolph will face the winner of Bloomfield and Montclair in the semifinal round. Kevin Hoehn scored […]

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Chatham, Mendham advance in state tournament action

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Graham LeMon scored 14 points to spark Chatham to a 76-33 win over South Plainfield in North 2, Group III state tournament basketball on Tuesday. Ryan Doherty and Chris Conlin each added 12 points for the second-seeded Cougars. Chatham advances to face Mendham in the quarterfinals. A 19-2 second-quarter burst gave the Cougars a […]

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Jefferson wins in 2OT; Pequannock surprises in state tournament

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Steve Breeman had 24 points to pace Jefferson to a 65-58 double overtime win over Elmwood Park in North 1, Group II state tournament boys basketball action on Monday. Joe Battelli added 16 points for the ninth-seeded Falcons. Jefferson outscored its opponents 11-4 in the second OT period. The Falcons travel to top-seeded Pascack […]

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Chatham defends MCT title; LeMon named MVP

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Graham LeMon scored 22 points and Chatham successfully defended last year’s Morris County Tournament title with 60-55 victory over Morristown-Beard on Saturday at County College of Morris. Jack Rooney scored 16 points including nine in a fourth quarter in which the Cougars held the advantage but couldn’t shake the top-seeded Crimson. The title is […]

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Chatham is peaking at just the right time for MCT Final

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball It’s unsure what exactly happened to put Chatham on its current run of winning seven of its last games, but the Cougars are playing their best basketball coming into Saturday’s Morris County Tournament final. The third seeded and defending champion Cougars play top-seeded Morristown-Beard in a 7 p.m. start at County […]

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