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St. John’s defeats Shrewsbury High in hoops

By Chris Wraight, Contributing Writer

St. John's High School's TJ Kelley (#33, with ball) has control of this rebound against Shrewsbury High School's Mike West (#21, left of Kelley).  Other players include Shrewsbury's Brent Johnson (#34, left front) and St. John's' Charles Murray (#45, behind Johnson) and Stefan Masciarelli (#20, right).

St. John’s High School’s TJ Kelley (#33, with ball) has control of this rebound against Shrewsbury High School’s Mike West (#21, left of Kelley). Other players include Shrewsbury’s Brent Johnson (#34, left front) and St. John’s’ Charles Murray (#45, behind Johnson) and Stefan Masciarelli (#20, right).

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School Colonials hosted the St. John’s High School Pioneers for a boys’ basketball non-league game on Jan. 5.  The Colonials played the Pioneers closely for the first quarter and the Colonials led 19-16 in the second quarter but the Pioneers pulled ahead to lead 27-21 at the half.

In the second half St. John’s continued to build on their lead and ultimately won 64-46.  With the win, St. John’s goes to 6-1 overall while Shrewsbury falls to 3-4 overall.

Photos/Chris Wraight

Shrewsbury High School's Jeff Svendsen (#23, right) keeps the ball away from St. John's High School's Stefan Masciarelli (#20, left).

Shrewsbury High School’s Jeff Svendsen (#23, right) keeps the ball away from St. John’s High School’s Stefan Masciarelli (#20, left).

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