Pennsylvania High School Basketball - Chester fells Academy of the New Church
(January 24, 2009: Chester, PA 19013) Chester Clippers (Chester, PA) backers were pleased Saturday as they saw their basketball squad overcome the visiting Academy of the New Church Lions (Bryn Athyn, PA), 71-56 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Chester upgrades its record to 15-1 on the campaign. The Clippers travel to Penn Wood (Lansdowne, PA) to play the Patriots in a Delaware Valley bout on Tuesday, January 27. The Patriots come into the bout with a record of 15-2. Penn Wood lost 47-44 in their recent non-league bout against Lower Merion (Ardmore, PA)
Next up, the Lions play the Westtown (Westtown, PA) in a Friends Schools bout, on Tuesday, January 27. Academy of the New Church will attempt to upgrade on its 10-7 season record.