Immediately following the Hudson County Police and Hudson County Firemen game, Lincoln HS from Jersey City, coming off a prestigious summer league championship, will do battle with defending Boston City and Massachusetts State champion Brighton HS.
The brand of basketball should be up and down with both teams looking to get out on the break.. Lincoln will be led by high flying junior Dante Darby and D. J. Henderson as coach Bill Zasowski will bring the Lions to the Classic for the second time.
Brighton will again go 10 deep as coach Hugh Coleman returns to the Classic for the 5th straight year. Leading the charge will be Johnny Ortiz, the 5’3″ dynamo who will be making his 4th appearance. 6’5″ Jerrod Clark, player of the game 2 years ago will be a member of the supporting cast.