A ‘spirited’ victory



The Holy Spirit High School (Absecon) girls’ basketball team captured the Cape Atlantic League Title Feb. 23, defeating Sacred Heart (Vineland) 39-38 at Richard Stockton College in Galloway Township. The victorious Spartans finished the seasons 20-5. Left, Holy Spirit’s Gina Smith (52) and Sacred Heart’s Kennedy Johnson (55) might be cousins, but hoops was more important than blood as both fight for the ball. Right, the Holy Spirit girls’ team, with coach Dennis Smith, celebrate their win.

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