Veritas boys whup Pilgrim on the hardwood

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  • Veritas' Christian Doorley launches the ball from long distance. Doorley scored 7 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and was credited with 4 steals. Photos by George Leroy Hunter

  • Veritas' Dylan Cuperus moves the ball. Cuperus tallied 18 points, 11 rebounds and three assists.

  • Veritas' Aaron Burke grabs the rebound. Burke scored 11 points, grabbed 16 rebounds, and had four steals.

  • Veritas' Simon Valkema handles the ball.

  • Pilgrim's Nate Storr looks to pass.

  • The ball is up for grabs as the Veritas Lions and the Pilgrim Pioneers battle for possession.

— Veritas Christian Academy defeated the Pilgrim Academy (Egg Harbor City, N.J.) in boys basketball on Thursday, December 14, 2017. The final score was 55-27. The high school varsity game took place at Veritas Christian Academy in Sparta.

Dylan Cuperus led Veritas Christian in scoring with 18 points. Cuperus also grabbed 11 rebounds and made three assists. Aaron Burke scored 11 points, grabbed 16 rebounds, and credited with four steals. George Qarmout contributed 10 points, grabbed two rebounds, made two assists and credited with two steals.

Team records: Veritas Lions 3-4. Pilgrim Pioneers 1-1.

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