EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick boys and girls basketball teams will both be looking to build upon successful seasons when they open their 2016-17 campaigns Friday night.
The boys team will be on the road against perennial Greater Middlesex Conference power St. Joseph in Metuchen at 7 p.m. The Lady Bears will be at home against Edison at 7 p.m.
Guards Ezra Levitt, a senior, and juniors Joe Sampson and Jesse Parel, as well as senior center Dante Ralph return for the East Brunswick boys, who were 18-9 last season.
Junior guards Sabria Glasgow, Nicole Johnson and Shanelle Colmon return for the East Brunswick girls team, which was 22-4 last winter.
The schedules for the remainder of December:
7:00 pm @ St. Joseph (Metuchen)
7:00 pm @ J.P. Stevens
7:00 pm vs. Perth Amboy
7:00 pm vs. Edison
7:00 pm vs. J.P. Stevens
7:00 pm @ Perth Amboy
1:30 pm vs. New Brunswick
1:30 pm vs. North Brunswick