Morristown-Beard looks to make history in MCT final

By Mark Kitchin Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball If you ask Eddie Franz, the success of this year’s basketball team has nothing to do with his illness. If you ask his Morristown-Beard players, it has everything to do it. If emotion plays a role in this year’s Morris County Tournament final, it is squarely in the Crimson’s corner. Morristown-Beard […]

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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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Hanover Park, Jefferson, Whippany Park triumph

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Joey Jandoli had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lift Hanover Park to a 63-53 victory over Mountain Lakes in boys basketball action on Tuesday. A 23-16 fourth-quarter effort helped the Hornets pull away. Matt Winschuh added 16 points for Hanover Park (14-6). Jefferson 54, Newton 48 Steven Brennan scored 25 points in the […]

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Randolph, Chatham, Morristown, Mo-Beard advance in MCT action

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Justin Polesuk’s jumper with 37 seconds remaining in regulation lifted Randolph to a 52-51 victory over Mountain Lakes in Morris County Tournament boys basketball quarterfinals round action on Saturday. Polesuk scores 20 points and Luke Nathan scored 17 points for second-seeded Randolph. Tate Gillie and Jake Schicke scored 15 points apiece for seventh seeded […]

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Morristown edges Delbarton; Chatham tops Mendham

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Kevin Hoehn scored on a layup in the final seconds to lift Morristown to a 42-40 win over Delbarton in boys basketball on Tuesday. Hoehn and Jason Blanco scored 11 points apiece to pace the Colonials (13-5). Matt Douglas and Jaedon Khubani scored 10 points each for the Green Wave (13-5). Chatham 31, Mendham […]

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Hanover Park, Delbarton advance in MCT

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Joey Jandoli scored 30 points and Matt Winschuh scored 23 points to lift Hanover Park to a 80-57 victory over Roxbury in the opening round of the Morris County Tournament on Saturday.¬†Michael Boeckel added 19 for the fifth-seeded Hornets. Hanover Park started the game with a 23-0 first-quarter run and led 41-31 at the […]

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Chatham edges Morristown; Randolph, Mo-Beard win

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Mac Bredahl hit a layup with 2.9 seconds remaining to lift Chatham to a 48-47 road victory over Morristown in boys basketball action on Tuesday. Graham LeMon led the team with 10 points and Bredahl had eight. John Burkard also had eight points for Chatham (11-5). Kevin Hoehn and Luke Haralampoudis scored 17 points […]

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