New Jersey High School Basketball - Johnson holds off PlainfieldJanuary 19, 2010: Plainfield, NJ 07063
Johnson Crusaders (Clark, NJ) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Plainfield Cardinals (Plainfield, NJ), 45-42 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Johnson upgrades its record to 5-4 on the season. The Crusaders host St. Mary-Assumption (Elizabeth, NJ) to play the Hilltoppers in a non-league bout on Thursday, January 21. The Hilltoppers go into the bout with a record of 1-6. St. Mary-Assumption lost 62-19 in their recent league bout against New Providence (New Providence, NJ)
Next up, the Cardinals play the Summit Hilltoppers (Summit, NJ) in a non-league bout, on Thursday, January 21. Plainfield will attempt to upgrade on its 3-4 season record. The Hilltoppers go into the bout with a 8-1 record after their 44-34 non-league loss to Roselle Catholic (Roselle, NJ).