Kids beat Steelers in annual game
A group picture was taken at the end of the third quarter with the Steelers leading 63-53. The Cops & Kids Team came back to win 76-75 in the final minute of the game. Cops Team: John Stofesky, Jordan Seese, Tom DeTemple, Mike Mares, John Fry, Ryan Young, Tim Novosel, Rich Yochus, Dan Schupp and Mount Oliver Mayor Jeff Rapasky. Kids Team: Mark Manko, Bryton Stout , Augest Smallwood Jr ., Tonyea Curry, Jarell Sampson, Maurice Edmonds, Armond Robertson, Maurice Michel, Nick Moreno, Billy King, Bill Vo, George Lellock, Michael Talton, Anthony Dennison and Colin Johnson. Steeler Team: Charlie Batch, Ryan Mundy, Nick Eason, Morty Ivy, Dorian Brooks and Ramon Foster.
The Kids team celebrates after their 76-75 victory over the Steelers. The annual Cops and Kids vs. the Steelers Basketball Game was a huge success with attendance of more than 450 this year. As an added bonus the Kids team assembled by District Judge Richard King and coached by Tim Pail aided by the Cops team defeated the Steeler basketball team 76-75. In a thrilling finish, the kids went ahead with 10 seconds to go but the Steelers were able to get the ball to their hoop with nine seconds left and took three shots, with the last one rolling off of the hoop as the buzzer sounded.