LAKEWOOD–The Lakewood Piners’ (21-2)boys basketball team defeated Toms River High School North (22-3) to advance to the 2012-13 Shore Conference Tournament Boys Basketball final Saturday against Point Beach .
Point Beach defeated Manasquan 50-47 on Thursday.
Tyrice Beverette scored 20 points and Jared Crox scored 12 for the Piners while Solly Stansbury led the Mariners with a game high performance of 20 points. Beverette shot 7 for 8 from the free throw line.
Tip off for the final will be at 3 pm, Saturday at Monmouth University.
Photo by Doug Bostwick, Sports Shots WLB. See more photos from the Shore Conference Tournament online at Sports Shots.