Gameday Focus: Boy’s Basketball versus Pemberton Township

Gameday Focus: Boy’s Basketball versus Pemberton Township

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Today’s coverage features boy’s basketball against Pemberton Township at 5:30pm. Check out our preview of the contest with the Gameday Focus.

When: Tuesday, February 21 at 5:30pm

Where: Cinnaminson High School

Pirates 9-15, 3-8 Patriot

The boy’s basketball team comes into tonight’s Senior Night contest with an overall record of 9-15 and a 3-8 mark in the division.

Cinnaminson will be the #5 seed in the South, Group 2 playoffs and will host #12 Lower Cape May on Monday.

The Pirates took down Palmyra last Thursday 65-52 to snap a six-game losing streak.

Junior Craig Turner is four 3-pointers shy of tying the school record for 3-pointers in a season (68).

Hornets 9-14, 6-5 Patriot

Pemberton comes into tonight with a 9-14 overall record and a 6-5 mark in the Patriot Division.

The Hornets dropped a 63-59 contest to Cherokee on Sunday, their fifth straight loss.

Pemberton will be the #7 seed in the South, Group 3 playoffs and will host #10 Timber Creek on Tuesday.

Head to Head

The Hornets defeated the Pirates 60-42 in the first meeting between the two teams earlier this season.

Turner led the Pirates with 12 points and JP Rickus had 11.

Andrew and Jordan Heck both had 15 points apiece for the Hornets in the victory.

Bookmark this post and use it for live updates throughout tonight’s game between the Pirates and Hornets.

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Jim is the creator and editor of Cinn City Sports. He also created At the Dish, Life With Tony and Enzo and is the owner of JAVFreelancing. He coached baseball for five years, three at his former high school (Holy Cross in Delran, NJ) and two at prominent Division III program Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. He has worked for the Courier-Post in Cherry Hill, NJ; Metro Networks in Bala Cynwyd, PA; and was the play-by-play announcer for the Camden Riversharks of the Independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball for two seasons (2007-2008) on Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM, the student-run radio station at Rowan University. Jim earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and minor in Journalism from Rowan University in 2008. While in school he was the Assistant Sports Director at WGLS for two years and the Sports Director for one year. He also covered the football, baseball, softball and both basketball teams for the school newspaper 'The Whit.' He is the former Sports Editor for the Cinnaminson and Moorestown Patch websites. Jim lives in New Jersey with his wife Nicole, sons Tony and Enzo and dog Phoebe. He can be reached at jimvassallo@cinncitynews.com