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