Monaghan scores 1,000th point in Mo-Beard triumph

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball roundup.

Brian Monaghan scored his 1,000th point in Morristown-Beard’s 67-62 win over Hackettstown in the opening game of the boys basketball season for both teams on Friday.

Morristown-Beard led 37-18 a the half. Monaghan scored 15 points. He reached his milestone on an uncontested layup with 1:46 left in the first quarter. He is the eighth player in Morristown-Beard history to score 1,000th point.

Justin Rodriguez led the Crimson with 21 points.

Delbarton 64, Chatham 59, 2OT

The Green Wave earned a double overtime triumph. The Cougars led 33-24 at the half but the Green Wave rallied with an 18-6 fourth-quarter run.

Hanover Park 75, Pequannock 54

The Hornets built a 26-14 first quarter effort and pulled away in the road triumph.

Kinnelon 72, Parsippany 62

The Colts took a 22-10 first quarter advantage, were outscored by 15 points in the second and third quarters and then charged away with a 25-12 run in the fourth quarter.

Morris Catholic 42, Madison 37

The Crusaders led 22-14 and repelled a third-quarter rally.

Mendham 64, Montville 38

The Minutemen took control early and led 38-13 at the half. It was the first victory for new Mendham varsity coach Phil Manuel.

Morris Knolls 71, Mount Olive 64

The Marauders led 36-30 at the half.

Mountain Lakes 67, Whippany Park 63, OT

The Lakers prevailed with a road victory in overtime. Mountain Lakes led 49-41 after three quarters but Whippany Park rallied late to tie.

Randolph 66, Sparta 50

Andrew Fusco scored 25 points including five 3- pointers in the Rams’ triumph.


About mcvbb

Mark Kitchin is a boys varsity basketball writer for the Morris County New Jersey area

No comments yet... Be the first to leave a reply!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: