EGG HARBOR CITY — Bo Melton shrugged off his helmet and shoulder pads Saturday afternoon and strode off the field. Under his jersey he was wearing a long-sleeved T-shirt that had the name "Milza" emblazoned on the back with quarterback Jesse Milza's No. 11. When you're a playmaker like Melton, you pay homage to the guy who puts the ball into your hands any way you can.
EGG HARBOR CITY — The Cedar Creek football team has been tested all year long with perhaps its toughest schedule ever, and on Saturday the Pirates were faced with their final regular-season exam.
The Pirates didn't exactly ace that exam, but, they passed. And that's what counts.
2015 was a great year for the Cedar Creek Pirates football program, wide receiver Ahmir Mitchell decided to take his talents to Michigan, the team won the Non-public II state title and now more good things look to be coming to the Egg Harbor City school for 2016...
Cedar Creek quarterback Jesse Milza sometimes seems like a forgotten facilitator in the Pirates high-powered offense. The junior has thrown for 1,630 yards and 17 touchdowns, both tops in the Cape-Atlantic League.