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NJ Sparks place third in the youth basketball league

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The New Jersey Sparks 5th Grade Team placed third in the youth basketball league in Westwood, NJ.

The New Jersey Sparks ended the regular season with a record of 4-2. In the first round of the play-offs, they defeated the North Jersey Blast, 28-19. This was their comeback game after losing to the Blast a few weeks previously in the regular season.

In the semi-final round they lost to A&W (who went on to win the championship) in an exciting game that led to overtime, 27-23.

The NJ Sparks 5th Grade are strong, can play defense, get rebounds, and push the ball up the court.

Highlights from The Season

  • April 13, 2014: Defeated North Jersey Blast, 33-7
  • May 11, 2014: Defeated IYB Sparks, 29-9
  • May 25, 2014: Defeated Buzzer Beaters, 34-9


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