High School Basketball Playoffs: Feraco Wins 700th, Atlantic City + Spirit Advance
The win gave Panthers head coach Tom Feraco his 700th career victory.
Now in his 34th season on the Panthers sidelines, Feraco as been a fixture for the Middle Twp. program, which is among one of the most successful in South Jersey.
Middle freshman guard Corey Greer, led the Panthers with 18 points while Mike Feraco, Tom's son, added 17 for the Panthers.
The fourth seeded Bulldogs were led by Markquise Bell who had 22 points in the win.
In a rematch of last years Group 4 semi-final game, in which Southern Regional knocked out the two-time defending champion Vikings, Atlantic City got its revenge. Atlantic City was down early in the game but came back and pulled away to advance with a 74-61 win over the Rams.
Leon Daniels had 24 points to lead the Vikings, while Kevin Allen added 20 points in the win. Atlantic City will now host Cherry Hill East on Friday Night (You can listen to that game here on 97.3 ESPN).
C.J. Barnes led the way with 20 points, Tyler Jones added 15, while John Middleton and Jordan Taylor each had 14 for the Spartans who improved to 19-7.