New Jersey High School Basketball - Middle Township thwarts Lower Cape MayJanuary 10, 2018: Cape May, NJ 08204
The Middle Township Panthers (Cape May Court House, NJ) basketball knocked off the host Lower Cape May Tigers (Cape May, NJ), 70-53 in Wednesday's non-league test.
The Panthers (4-1) will now prepare for their test against Buena (Buena, NJ). The Chiefs go into the test with a 0-0 record.
The Tigers now own a 0-1 record. They play next when they travel to Ocean City for a non-league test on Friday, January 12. Lower Cape May will encounter a Raiders squad coming off a 46-45 non-league win over Middle Township (Cape May Court House, NJ). The Raiders record now stands at 1-0.
Middle takes early lead against the Caper Tigers, 14-8.
Middle extends their lead to 16 at the half, 40-24.
Middle wins their 3rd qtr. of the game and go into the 4th qtr. up, 54-36!
Middle extends lead to 20 as Middle clears the bench for the final qtr. Lower goes on a 3 point shooting spree in the final 1:30 of the game and finish the game
strong. Lower wins the qtr., 17-15. Middle ends up with a 16 point victory as all 15 players participate and 13 scored or had scoring opportunities....4-1!
Middle plays Buena on Friday & Burlington City on Saturday before getting a little time off before CMT game on Friday the 19th!