Christian Mortellite led all scorers with 34 points as Hammonton High School secured its lead and beat Vineland 64-60 in a Cape-Atlantic League American Conference boys basketball game Wednesday.

The Blue Devils shot 19-for-20 from the free-throw line. Mortellite went 12-for-12.

Devon Porteons added 12 for Hammonton.

Eddie Thomas led Vineland with 18 points and Jola Barbalola added 14.

Hammonton 19 19 7 19—64

Vineland 7 17 12 24—60

H—Mortellite 10 12-12 34, Haskins 1 1-1 3, Rivera 2 2-2 6, Hughey 1 0-0 2, Porteons 4 4-4 12, Harris 2 1-2 5. Totals—19 19-20 64.

V—Ware 3 4-4 11, Thomas 5 8-9 18, Barbalola 5 4-4 14, Rivas 1 1-2 3, Ellis 3 3-5 10, Coates 2 0-0 4. Totals—19 20-26 60.

3-pointers—Ware, Ellis V; Mortellite (3) H.

Records—Hammonton 6-1, Vineland 2-6.

Wildwood 70,

Atlantic County Institute of Technology 26

Wildwood’s Francis Christian led all scorers with 18 points. David Flanders added 11 for the Warriors.

Nile White led ACIT with 12 points.

Atlantic County Institute of Tech. 7 12 4 3—26

Wildwood 25 18 11 16—70

ACIT—Shepherd-Sloan 1 0-0 2, White 5 0-0 12, Marshall 1 0-1 2, Bell 0 3-4 3, Alvaredo 1 1-2 3, Marmaro 1 0-0 2, Atkins 1 0-1 2. Totals—8 4-10 26.

W—Christian 8 1-2 18, Hills 3 1-2 7, Maddle 2 0-0 3, Ramagosa 1 0-0 2, Valentin 4 0-0 8, Jones 2 0-1 4, Ogelsby 2 0-1 5, Veltri 2 0-0 6, Gittings 1 0-0 2, Flanders 4 1-1 11, Potear 0 2-4 2. Totals—29 5-10 70.

3-pointers—White (2) ACIT; Flanders (2), Veltri (2), Madle, Christian, Oglesby W.

Records—Wildwood 4-2, ACIT 0-5

Nonleague

Atlantic Christian School 59,

Oakcrest 39

Austin Walker scored a game-high 21 points for Atlantic Christian. Jordan Vargas and Vassil Stoimenov each added 12 points for the Cougars.

LaDarrel Dixon led Oakcrest with 10 points.

Oakcrest 10 10 9 10—39

Atlantic Christian 8 22 15 14—59

O—Price 2 2-2 6, Brooks 3 2-2 8, Jetter 1 0-0 2, Castillo 1 2-5 5, Dixon 4 1-2 10, Fuller 1 0-0 2, Matthews 0 4-6 4, Burch 1 0-0 2. Totals—13 11-19 39.

AC—Vargas 5 0-0 12, Chapman 10-0 3, Stoimenov 6 0-1 12, Mercadante 1 0-0 3, Davis 3 1-2 8, Walker 9 2-3 21. Totals—25 3-6 59.

3-pointers—Davis, Vargas (2), Walker, Chapman, Mercadante AC; Catillo, Dixon O.

Records—Oakcrest 2-4, A.C. 7-1.

Shore Conference

Wall Township 55,

Pinelands Regional 51

Senior center Zach Schnepp led the Wildcats with 24 points and 12 rebounds in the loss. Luke Stambaugh made a pair of 3-pointers and finished with 11 points.

Pinelands Regional 16 9 10 14—51

Wall Township 10 18 13 12—55

PR—Schnepp 11 2-2 24, Hernandez 3 2-2 8, MacPhee 2 0-0 4, Stambaugh 4 1-2 11, Wiatrowski 1 0-0 2, Suarez 1 0-0 2. Totals—23 5-6 51.

WT—Mitchell 4 6-7 12, Janecseczek 1 0-0 3, Barcas 4 3-3 13, Waters 7 4-4 18, Horowitz 1 0-0 2, Burdge 1 1-1 4. Totals—18 14-15 55.

3-pointers—Stambaugh (2) PR; Barcas (2), Janecseczek WT.

Records—Pinelands 0-6, Wall Township 5-3.

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