CAL’s Best to Play at 12th Annual All Star Saturday
Prime Events All Star Saturday will be held at the Ocean City Intermediate School onSaturday with the best seniors from the Cape-Atlantic League facing off in the final two basketball gamesof five that celebrate the past, present and future of the CAL.
The two high school games, starting at 4:15pm, will match the best CAL seniors. Because the CAL re-aligned into three conferences this year, the all star teams were drafted by the coaches whose teamsplayed for the league titles, based on the league all star teams. At halftime of the girls game there will bea three-point shooting contest. Before the boys game, the boys will compete in a three-point shootout.Then, at halftime of the boys game, the girls and boys three-point champions will go head-to-head.This year the three-point contests have been renamed the Beth Hartman Memorial Shootouts and eachwinner will receive a $100 college scholarship.
During the two high school games, the 18th annual Boo Pergament Awards – co-sponsored by WilliamSchoppy Inc. – will be presented to the most improved players in the Cape-Atlantic League.
All MVP and shooting trophies are sponsored by the Ocean City PBA.The day starts at 11am with two games featuring grade school girls and boys from the CAL area. Bothlocal teams will play all star teams from the Camden County Grammar School League. At halftime ofeach grade school game there will be a foul-shooting contest. The grade school games are sponsored by At The Top Basketball Camps. Complete rosters are available online at PrimeEvents.net.
After the two Eighth Grade games, some of the top CAL players of the past will gather at 2:30 for theCAL Legends Game. Among those expected to play in the Legends Game are former Ocean City playerPhil Schaffer, Tory Cavalieri and Dink Triniwell of Atlantic City, Ashton Funk of Mainland, BruceDavenport of EHT, Wayne Nelson of Holy Spirit and Jose Gonzalez of St. Augustine Prep.The MVP in the high school boys game will receive the Dave Lewis Memorial MVP Award. And theMVP in the Legends Game will be awarded the John Boyd Memorial Award.Results and records from previous All Star Saturdays and other CAL all star events back into the 1980sare also available at PrimeEvents.net.
BOYS – TEAM ALLEN
Michael Black, Pleasantville, Rahim Bunch, Egg Harbor Township, Kashawn Dunston, Atlantic City, Dustin Graiff, Sacred Heart, Marco Hernandez-Colon, St. Joseph, Martel Johnson, Atlantic City, Larry Jones, Holy Spirit, Lamar Monroe, Absegami, Chris Turner, Ocean City, Shawn Wilson, Pleasantville
BOYS – TEAM FERACO
Jeff Barber, Middle Township, Matt Bosch, Ocean City, T. John Casiello, Wildwood Catholic, Austin Johnson, St. Augustine, Bob O’Donnell, Lower Cape May, Andrew Ordille, St. Joseph, Jeff Rochetti, Sacred Heart, Brent Slotoroff, St. Augustine, Dontae Stubbs, Bridgeton, Avery Walker, Oakcrest
GIRLS – TEAM DiPATRI
Anna Ay, Middle Township, Karli Ernst, Our Lady of Mercy, Brittany Harden, Sacred Heart, Chelsea Marriner, Cape May Tech, Marissa McCorkel, Lower Cape May, Megan Petuskey, Sacred Heart, Sarah Roberts, Middle Township, Shatiera Smith, Millville, Kristina Startare, Middle Township
GIRLS – TEAM BARUFFI
Maria Caccavo, Atlantic City, Jessica Clarke, Vineland, Emily Duggan, Ocean City, Reilly Larkin, Ocean City, Amy Macaluso, Mainland, Jessica Mann, Mainland, Ta’yon Morgan-Jones, Atlantic City, Ardena Moses, Vineland, Sam Robinson, Ocean City