The J.P. Taravella Boy’s basketball team has faced some challenges this season but is hoping to do well in the district tournament. Coach Chris Benanti said the team is 7-10 and he is hoping for success in the upcoming tournament. Top players include Drew Fitschen, a guard who is averaging 12 points a game is the team captain and Cobey Green who is also averaging 12 points a game and plays guard.

“Right now our goal is to play the best basketball we can and win the district tournament,” said Fitschen.