For the second time in a 10-day span, Coach Gene Allen and his Atlantic City High School boys basketball team have been crowned champions.

The Vikings claimed the Cape-Atlantic League title with a win over Middle Township on Feb. 25. This time around, Atlantic City stormed past second-seeded Cherry Hill East on Tuesday, Mar. 6 in the South Jersey Group IV championship game.

Atlantic City battles Central Jersey champion Middletown North on Thursday in the state semifinals. Tip-off is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Egg Harbor Township High School, you can listen to the game on 97.3 ESPN and 1450 ESPN.

This article was written by our 97.3 ESPN High School Insider Tyler Donohue.  You can follow him on twitter (@shorenewssports) for the latest CAL HS Sports coverage and listen to him Saturday at 9:45 on the South Jersey Sports Report.