CRUSADERS SMOTHER MIAMI SR HS IN OPENER

December 18 – Coral Springs, FL – BC opened the 2021-22 Basketball Season as the #3 ranked team in NJ at the prestigious  Kreul Classic at the Coral Springs City Gym with a 59-46 victory over Miami Senior High School on Saturday.

The Crusaders played stifling defense and efficient offense in the first half, jumping out to a 31-12 lead over the Stingrays.  The Florida team played strong, outscoring BC by 3 in each the third and fourth quarters, but it was not enough to overcome the BC lead.  Terry Copeland led the Crusader scorers with 22 points and Will Richardson scored 16.

SCORING 1 2 3 4 TOT
Miami Sr HS 4 8 12 22 46
Bergen Catholic 17 14 9 19 59

The Crusaders continued to roll behind outstanding play from 11, 5, 2 and extended their lead to twenty-seven points at the half.

BC will play Windemere Prep on Monday at 5:30 pm at Coral Springs City Gym.

PLAYER 2PT 3PT FT POINTS
Elias Espinosa NA NA NA 2
Terry Copeland NA NA NA 22
Will Richardson NA NA NA 16
Elijah Flournoy NA NA NA 2
Julian Brown NA NA NA 8