Friday, 08 January 2010 00:00
Port North Legends seventh-grade team pulled away in the 2nd half to win the battle of unbeaten teams 53-26 over FE Hoops to run their record to 5-0. The well balanced front court of Noah Linder, Luke Cummings, Conor Jenkinson, Tom Frey and Mike Mongelli controlled things inside. The deep back court of Eric Beil, Sean Callahan, Kyle Cohen, Mano Beys, Greg Petrossian and Brendan Brady controlled the tempo. The hard work this team put in during the spring and fall seasons is now paying off.
Port North sixth-grade team captured the St. Gregory’s Christmas Tournament. After defeating the hosts 40—10, Port went on to beat two undefeated teams St. Stan’s of Ozone Park 37—25 and Our Lady Of Victory of Floral Park 32—21. The trio of Zach Jiminez, Charlie Salter and Dan McEntee controlled the boards, pressure defense was applied by Tyreke Nottingham, Dylan Livingston, Andrew Adelhardt and John San Servino, The backcourt of MVP Josh Goldblatt, Ethan Cohen and Matt Gavin ran the show.