New Jersey High School Basketball - Palisades Park ripped by Hawthorne ChristianDecember 20, 2011: Palisades Park, NJ 07650
The Hawthorne Christian Defenders basketball team scored 58 points and held the host Palisades Park Tigers to 29 in the Defenders league triumph on Tuesday.
The Defenders now sport a 2-0 record. They put it on the line next when they host Park Ridge for a Northwest Jersey - Patriot B contest on Thursday, December 22. Hawthorne Christian will meet a Owls team coming off a 70-41 league loss to Saddle River Day (Saddle River, NJ). The Owls record now stands at 0-2.
The Tigers (0-1) will now prepare for their contest against Bogota (Bogota, NJ). The Buccaneers enter the Northwest Jersey - Patriot B contest with a 2-1 record. In their last contest, Bogota trounced Midland Park (Midland Park, NJ), 43-39, in a league contest.