Before you could sit down, this game was over. Passaic Valley put it away rather quickly,as they scored 21 consecutive points to start the game enroute to a 25-2 first quarter lead to earn a 63-47 win over Passaic County Tech. P.V. was led by sophomore Dave Clough with 20 points and 13 boards. Dom Coiro added 10 points, 6rebs., and 6 dimes as the Hornets took a 40-13 lead at the end of the first half. The lone shining light for P.C.T. was the play of all league guard Maynard Freeman who finished with 22 points, including 3 treys.
Brandon Beckford led a balanced attack as Don Bosco Prep showed they will still be a contender for the Bergen County title with an impressive 80-63 win over Bloomfield Tech. Beckford was named M.V.P. of the Hoop Group Tipoff Classic. He was not alone, as sophomore Vaughn Gray added 12points and Max Brewer contributed 9 points and 3 assists. Prep led 42-24 at the half and never looked back as three consecutive three point plays sealed the game. 11 players scored for Prep.
1. Justin Crosgile Dep. sr. 2. Lance Brown Pat. Cath. sr. 3. Fuquan Edwin Pat.Cath jr. 4. Karon Abraham East. sr. 5. Jayon James Pat. Cath. 6. Dave Robertson East. sr. 7. Bryant Lewis East. sr. 8. Shondell Stewart Kenn. jr. 9. Asmar Edwards Kenn. sr. 10. Najee Salaam Pass. jr. 11. Daquere Hayes Kenn. jr. 12. Shomari Barber Tea. sr. 13. Javae Gilchrist Tea. sr.14. Brandon Beckford D.B.P. sr. 15. Kenny Click D.B.P. sr. 16. Joe Efese St.Joe’s sr. 17. Kai Dominguez St. Joe’s jr. 18. Jorge Jorge Cliff. Pk. sr. 19. Sandy Burgos Fl. jr. 20. Dwayne Moffatt Q.P. sr. 21. Chris Cuecha R.P. sr. 22. A.J. Redmond D.E. jr. 23. B.J. Fowler R.D. sr. 24. Danny Brown Bog. sr.25. Travis Taylor St. Mary sr. 26. Bryan Stankiewicz O.T. sr. 27. Eric Halejian Ram. sr. 28. Steve Laquerica W.H. sr. 29. Maynard Freeman P.C.T. sr. 30. Marquise Francis In.Hills sr. 31. Mike Friedberg Pasc. Hills sr. 32. Jake Wolfin Pasc. Hills sr. 33. Jared Forestieri Elm Pk. sr. 34. Ryan Belise Elm.Pk. jr. 35. Del shawn Howard Man. sr. 36. Nate Van Eck East. Christ. sr. 37. Jason Rosenberg W.V. jr. 38. Nick Siljee W.V. jr. 39. Chad Houser W.M. sr. 40. Junior Solice Hack. sr. 41. Alex George Hack. 42. Romaine Wall Hack. sr. 43. Andre Blackledge Par. Cath. sr. 44. Amadou Bah Fl.sr. 45. Mike Byrne W-R sr.
Diaper Dandys (Soph/Fresh) 1. Myles Mack Pat. Cath. soph. 2. Vaughn Gray D.B.P. soph. 3. Manny Hernandez Par. Cath.soph. 4. Dave Clough P.V. soph. 5. Kyle Anderson Pat. Cath. fresh. 6. Chris Orozco Tfly. fresh. 7. Derrick Randle Pat. Cath. soph.