Phillipsburg High School senior Chris Mannachieved a milestone and the Stateliners earned a dramatic victory on Saturday afternoon.
Mann became the ninth Phillipsburg boy to reach the 1,000-point plateau during the boys basketball team's 58-56 overtime victory over Watchung Hills.
The Army West Point recruit achieved the feat with a turnaround jumper in the third quarter. He finished with 25 points and now has 1,012 in his career.
PHILLIPSBURG BOYS BASKETBALL
1,416 Steve Ziemian (1985-89)
1,363 Randolph Swift (1974-78)
1,184 Johnny Eck (1958-62)
1,096 Justin Viscomi (2004-07)
1,061 Eric Mugavero (1998-01)
1,058 Travis Crozier (1988-91)
1,032 Steve Hrymack (1976-80)
1,012 Chris Mann (2015-)
1,007 Kyle Hash (2008-10)
.@c_mann27 @StatelinerCheer @statelinerphs Chris Mann became the 11th Phillipsburg athlete to score 1,000 points today in P-Burg’s 58-56 win over Watchung Hills. Congrats to Chris. Check out full highlights coming up on https://t.co/ZKjOl9WoY8 ! 💯🏀🎉 pic.twitter.com/vzFo9tnfeb
— Jersey Sports Zone (@JSZ_Sports) January 6, 2018