Andrew Martin made seven free throws on the way to a team-high 12 points as Phillipsburg defeated Ridge, 41-37, in Phillipsburg. Julian Couto finished with 11 points while Josh Borelli added eight for Phillipsburg (2-5), which trailed by nine at halftime before taking control with a 15-8 third quarter. Jake Shapiro made three 3-pointers and four free throws, tallying a game-high 17 points for Ridge (4-2), which was outscored by a count of 14-8 in the fourth.
When the Phillipsburg boys basketball team needed a spark against Warren Hills on Saturday afternoon, Josh Borelli provided it. The junior knocked down back-to-back 3-pointers, starting a 10-2 run to close out the first half before locking down The Stateliners defeated Warren Hills 43-36 at Phillipsburg High School to pick up their first win of the season. Phillipsburg (1-5) was just 1 of 5 from beyond the arc when Borelli faked a pass and knocked down a 3-pointer from the wi