In 1987 The Bridgewater / Raritan West High School Basketball Team |
Won the State Championship
They were led by future NBA player Eric Murdock who averaged 23 points a game
(From "The Breeze" Newspaper in 2013 by Bruce Doorly)
|Coach Vaughn Stapleton said "They were a great team, a nice mix that had the proper chemistry. |
It was a close knit group - they knew their place and never complained.
If Murdock had the hot hand they would give it to him, if not, someone else picked it up."
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|Regular Season||Murdock set
|Today a Restaurant
Honors Their Coach
|The 1987 team today has a beer at Stapleton's Restaurant|
Left to Right: Bill Ettel, Jim Shickora, Eric Murdock, Steve O'Hara, Bob Bryant and Lance Miller
|The 1987 team in the gym that they used to play in:|
Left to Right: Russell Murdock, Steve O'Hara, Bob Bryant, Jim Shickora, Eric Murdock, and Bill Ettel