The championship for the 2010 Eastern Schuylkill Recreation Commission's summer basketball league is set for Friday, July 30 at 7:00 p.m. at the North and Middle Ward Playground. Defending 2009 summer champions R.R. Frey Services will face reigning 2010 winter champs Service Electric. The match-up marks the third consecutive time the two teams have played for an ESRC basketball championship.


Wednesday, July 30

R.R. Frey Services-Cuz-N-Joe's Place

R.R. Frey Services used a six point half-time lead to hold on and defeat Cuz-N-Joe's Place 59-48 for a chance at their second straight summer basketball championship. Jim Barron had a game-high 15 points for the winners, and Ryan Achenbach and Jason Derr each scored nine points.

Jon Veet led Cuz-N-Joe's Place with 14 points, and Nolan Sword was close behind with 12 points.

Service Electric-Guerilla Squad

Service Electric jumped out to a 19 point half-time lead over Guerilla Squad on their way to a 61-49 victory. This is Service Electric's fourth straight appearance in the summer championship. Joe Schaeffer and Jeff Peel each scored a game-high 20 points, and the pair combined for 10 three-pointers. Ron Abdo chipped in with 12 points.

Dave Wilson led Guerilla Squad with 18 points, and Derrick McFarland scored 13 points in the loss.


Eastern Division


R.R. Frey Services 7 2

Cuz-N-Joe's Place 6 3

Mr. Z's Contracting 5 3

M & M Catering 3 4

West End Fire Company 2 5

Phillips Lighting 0 7

Western Division


Service Electric 7 2

Guerilla Squad 7 2

Vesuvio's Pizzeria 4 4

Lucky's Deli 3 5

BGL Electric 3 5

Schaeffer's Harley Davidson 1 6


Friday, July 30

(at North and Middle Ward Playground)


7 p.m. - R.R. Frey Services vs. Service Electric