No. 4 Middle Township 56,

Hammonton 52

Jacob Cowan tallied 10 of his 12 points in the second half to lead Middle Township, No. 4 in the Elite 11.

Tom Feraco connected for eight of his 12 points in the second half, including 6-for-8 from the foul line. Feraco also grabbed eight rebounds, while Darrell Shelton provided 11 points.

For Hammonton, Christian Mortellite recorded a game-high 21 points.

Hammonton 10 20 9 13-52

Middle Township 9 17 14 16-56

H-Mortellite 7 4-4 21, Pugh 5 0-0 12, Porteons 3 0-3 6, Harris 6 1-2 13. Totals-21 5-9 52.

MT-Feraco 2 7-10 12, Shelton 2 5-7 11,Catanoso 2 2-2 7, L.Greer 1 2-2 4, Cowan 5 0-1 12, T. Greer 10-0 2, Moore 3 2-2 8. Totals-16 18-24 56.

3-pointers-Pugh (2), Mortellite (3) H; Feraco, Catanoso, Shelton (2), Cowan (2) MT.

Records-Hammonton 16-5, Middle 16-3.