NEWARK, NJ - With 13 points and eight rebounds, Mike Pronesti led Cedar Grove to a 52-48 victory over Shabazz on the road in Newark on Thursday. 

Cedar Grove dominated the first half, outscoring Shabazz 31-14.  Shabazz picked up the pace in the second half, outscoring the Panthers in both the third and fourth quarter, but it was not enough to take the game.

Joe Rufo collected 12 points for the Panthers and Alex Michalski tacked on 11 in the winning effort.

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Cedar Grove hosts Bergen Tech on Monday at 4 p.m. 

All photos by Joe Amati.