BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- With defense the order of the day, the Bernards boys basketball team played the role of stoppers a little better than Voorhees did.

The Mountaineers defeated Voorhees, 33-28, Saturday afternoon.

Elliot Dietrich and Andrew Holmes each scored nine points for Bernards (2-3), which outscored Voorhees, 18-14, in the first half. Bernards' 10 points in the first quarter represented the only quarter in which either team scored in double digits.