Congratulations to both our men’s and women’s basketball teams as they advanced to the finals of the Region XIX tournament following semi-final wins on February 27.
The men defeated Lackawanna Community College 113-91. Samson Akano led the way with 31 points for the 24-5 Wolverines. Coach Corey Lowery’s team will next face Raritan Valley Community College this Saturday, 12 noon on the campus of Brookdale Community College, Lincroft.
The Lady Wolverines, now 20-10 on the season, beat the Lackawanna women 59-42. Emma Block scored 21 points in the victory. Next up in the regional finals for Coach Robyn Burton and the team will be Manor College at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, also at Brookdale.
Both games will be held in the Robert J. Collins Arena.