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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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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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Randolph edges Morris Knolls; Jefferson wins

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Luke Nathan netted 16 points to help Randolph edge Morris Knolls 60-59 in boys basketball action on Thursday. Justin Polesuk added 13 points for Randolph (18-6). Jordan McDaniel scored 22 points for the Golden Eagles. Jefferson 48, West Morris 35 Steve Breeman’s 15-point effort lifted the Falcons. A 21-8 fourth-quarter performance sealed the victory […]

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Mt. Lakes wins at buzzer; Mendham stuns Mo-town

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Tate Gillie’s buzzer-beater lifted Mountain Lakes to a 41-39 victory over Morris Knolls in boys basketball action on Tuesday. Gillie had 16 points including four 3-pointers and Jake Marshall added nine points. Mountain Lakes rallied from a 25-20 halftime deficit. Jordan McDaniel scored 13 points for the Golden Eagles. Mendham 50, Morristown 48 Ryan […]

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Mo-Beard wins at buzzer; Chatham pounds Randolph in MCT

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball A dramatic last second shot by Raphael Castillo¬† lifted Morristown-Beard to a 52-51 victory over Morristown in the Morris County Tournament semifinals on Saturday at County College of Morris in boys basketball action. It is the first time Morristown-Beard has ever reached the final. The Crimson will face Chatham, a 70-39 victor over Randolph […]

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Chatham tops Millburn; Butler, Kinnelon triumph

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Jack Rooney scored 20 points including a game-winning jumper in Chatham’s 54-53 win over Millburn in boys basketball action on Thursday. Graham LeMon added 18 points. The contest was close throughout with the Cougars holding an 8-5 edge in the final period. Ross Greig scored 20 points for the Millers. Montville 61, Morristown 52 […]

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