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Chatham advances to Group III final

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Mac Bredahl and Jack Rooney scored 15 points apiece to lift Chatham to a 45-34 triumph over Demarest in a Group III semifinal contest held in East Orange. The senior guards combined to sink 15 free throws in the defensive battle. Demarest was tenacious and displayed a variety of zone defenses to take a […]

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Chatham earns first sectional title since 2007

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Mac Bredahl scored 20 points and Ryan Doherty scored 18 points to lift Chatham to a 61-45 triumph over Irvington in the North 2, Group III sectional final on Tuesday. It was the Cougars first sectional title since 2007. The Cougars controlled the game throughout. Chatham led 20-7 at the end of the first […]

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Jefferson advances to state semis; Hanover Park, Randolph fall

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Steve Breeman scored 23 points to spark Jefferson to a 62-60 triumph over Hawthorne in North 1, Group II state tournament quarterfinal round action. Breeman scored 11 of those points off of free throws. Joe Batelli added 10 points. Jefferson led 27-22 at the half and held on for the triumph. The No. 3 […]

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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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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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Warren Hills tops Chatham in double overtime

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Warren Hills stunned Chatham 52-46 in double overtime in the North 2, Group III title game on Tuesday. Colin McKenna scored 16 points, Jack Rooney had 15 points and Tristan LeMon added 13 for the Cougars. Chatham finishes its season at 28-2. The Cougars are the last Morris County team to be active in […]

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Morristown ends impressive campaign

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Hackensack defeated Morristown 67-64 in the North 1, Group IV final on Monday. Rohan Walker scored 28 points including three 3-pointers and Kevin Hoehn scored 16 points for the Colonials. It was Morristown’s first appearance in a sectional title game in more than 40 years. The Colonials finish at 19-8. Morristown got off to […]

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Hanover Park ends another successful season

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Newark West End defeated Hanover Park 89-75 in North 2, Group II semifinal round action on Saturday. Donny Dattolo scored 16 points, John Crown scored 14 points and Matthew Pitts added 12 for the Hornets. Hanover Park finishes the season with a 21-7 record. Newark West Side took control early. It led 20-15 at […]

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Chatham wins again; advances to sectional final

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Colin McKenna’s 18-point performance lifted Chatham to a 51-48 win over Rahway in the semifinal round of the North 2, Group III state tournament. Stefan Goles added 12 points and Tristan LeMon had 11 for the Cougars. Chatham led 25-19 at the half. Rahway spent the rest of the game chipping away at the […]

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HP wins in overtime; Randolph, Morristown advance

Morriscountyvarsityboysbasketball Matthew Winschuh scored a career high 29 points to lift Hanover Park to an 81-71 overtime victory against North 13th Street Tech in North 2, Group II quarterfinal round state tournament play on Thursday. Joe Jandoli scored 13 points including key buckets to force overtime and start off the extra session. Jandoli’s 3-pointer set […]

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