Sparta defeats Tenafly in boys varsity basketball


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  • Sparta's Cameron Riley in the midst of a leaping shot near the hoop. Riley scored 8 points. (Photos by George Hunter)




  • Sparta ball handler Jack Cavanaugh is covered by Tenafly's Johnny Angbazo in the second half. Cavanaugh scored 13 points.




  • Tenafly's Johnny Angbazo raises the ball high during a shot attempt. Angbazo scored 13 points.




  • Sparta's Dante Joefield scored six points.




  • Sparta's Aidan Mastandrea holds the ball while covered by Tenafly's Eric Berschadsky. Mastandrea scored ten points.




By George Hunter

Sparta High School defeated Tenafly High School(Bergen County) in boys varsity basketball on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. The final score was 57-52. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Tournament, Quarterfinal, North Jersey, Section 1, Group 3 took place at Sparta High School in Sparta.

Alex Podolski scored a game-high 18 points for Sparta. Senior forward Jack Cavanaugh contributed 13 points and in the process also scored his 1,000th point.

Johnny Angbazo and Eric Berschadsky scored 13 points apiece for Tenafly. Alon Aboodi scored 12 points.

Records: Sparta Spartans 24-2. Tenafly Tigers 16-8. See Sports page for more photos.







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