Middletown South rallies for win without head coach
The Lady Eagles come from behind to beat RBC 46-43 to reach the WOBM Christmas finals without head coach Tom Brennan who is out indefinitely with medical issues. Watch the highlights and post-game reaction plus highlights of Manasquan’s semifinal win over Sayreville
Middletown South 46 Red Bank Catholic 43
Haley Dalonzo and Stephanie Karcz each scored 13 points as the Lady Eagles came from behind to reach the WOBM finals. Middletown South head coach Tom Brennan missed the game due to medical reasons and is out indefinitely. Assistant coach Jessie Chalmers led the sideline as Middletown South played poised in the 4th quarter to come back from a five point deficit. Alexandra Balsamo blocked a shot in the final second to preserve the victory. SSZ has great highlights from both teams and post-game reaction from the Lady Eagles:
Manasquan 57 Sayreville 31
Stella Clark led the Warriors with 20 points and Dara Mabrey added 16, including 10 in the first half. Manasquan faces Middletown South on Wednesday at 5:30 pm looking to repeat as WOBM Christmas Classic champions.
Sponsor Shout Outs!
Thanks to Tom’s Ford (Middletown South), Surf Taco (RBC) and Manasquan Bank (Manasquan) for sponsoring three great girls basketball teams. We shoot highlights of teams that have sponsors! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you know of a local business that wants to support their hometown team!