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Boys Basketball: Piscataway Chiefs Beat J.P. Stevens Hawks, 58-47 on Senior Night

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Piscataway Chiefs Basketball Senior Night Ceremony Credits: Kenneth Simmons
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Piscataway Chiefs Basketball Senior Night Ceremony Credits: Kenneth Simmons
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Piscataway Chiefs Beat J.P. Stevens Hawks, 58-47 on Senior Night Credits: Kenneth Simmons
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Piscataway Chiefs Beat J.P. Stevens Hawks, 58-47 on Senior Night Credits: Kenneth Simmons
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Piscataway Chiefs Beat J.P. Stevens Hawks, 58-47 on Senior Night Credits: Kenneth Simmons
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Piscataway Chiefs Beat J.P. Stevens Hawks, 58-47 on Senior Night Credits: Kenneth Simmons
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Piscataway Chiefs Beat J.P. Stevens Hawks, 58-47 on Senior Night Credits: Kenneth Simmons
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PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Piscataway Chiefs celebrated Senior Night with a 58-47 victory over the J.P. Stevens Hawks on Tuesday in the PHS Anthony Gymnasium.

The Chiefs’ D’Ondre Dent led the team with 19 points, while Keyshawn Grant and Cameron Saintil each put up 9 points, followed by Dajhaun Bennerman who scored 8 points in the win.

Elisha Smith led the Hawks with a game high 20 points, while Rishav Ghosh added 10 points.

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The PHS community honored the team’s seven seniors in a pregame ceremony by presenting each of them with framed photo posters of themselves. This year’s seniors are:

# 1 Cameron Saintil

# 2 Mekhi Morgan

#4 Dajhaun Bennerman

#5 D’Ondre Dent

#11Deandre Scott

#12 Matt Dread

# 23 Noah Freeney

The Chiefs’ record moves to 11-8 overall and improves to 4-6 in the GMC Red Division. And the Hawks are now 6-13 overall, 3-1 in the conference division.

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