Photos by Alan M. Dumoff
In boys’ high school basketball action last week, St. Augustine Prep (Richland) played host to Bishop Eustace (Pennsauken) on Thursday, March 3 in the South Jersey Non-Public A quarterfinals. The Hermits defeated the visiting Crusaders by a score of 61-58. Top left, Bishop Eustace’s William Lennon (24) hits two points over St. Augustine’s Charlie Monaghan. Two days later, on March 5, St. Augustine was victorious again, beating Christian Brothers Academy, 62-52, in the Non-Public A semifinals, to move on to the championship game against Holy Spirit. Right, St. Augustine’s Don Palmieri (20) hook shots one into the basket, despite the best efforts of Christian Brothers Academy’s Eric Shaw.