New Jersey High School Basketball - Dunellen nips ColoniaFebruary 23, 2017: Colonia, NJ 07067
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Dunellen Destroyers (Dunellen, NJ) and the host Colonia Patriots (Colonia, NJ), saw Dunellen's basketball squad hold off Colonia by a count of 49-43.
With the victory, Dunellen upgrades its record to 16-9 on the campaign. The Destroyers travel to Old Bridge (Old Bridge, NJ) to play the Knights in a non-league challenge on Friday, February 24. The Knights come into the challenge with a record of 14-8. Old Bridge won 71-58 in their recent league challenge against Woodbridge (Woodbridge, NJ)
Next up, the Patriots play the Orange Tornadoes (Orange, NJ) in a non-league battle, on Tuesday, February 28. Colonia will attempt to improve on its 10-16 season record. The Tornadoes come into the battle with a 16-7 record after their 54-42 non-league loss to Morris Hills (Rockaway, NJ).