MILLVILLE – A new era of Millville basketball got underway on Friday night time.

And if the opening environment and ultimate final result are any indications, the Thunderbolts could be pretty electric powered in their model-new residence.

Even though there will be countless numbers of baskets created, together with hundreds of victories and recollections await in the foreseeable future, the Millville boys’ basketball staff capitalized on the only prospect to make a first perception.

The Bolts opened the time with a 60-53 triumph over cross-county rival Cumberland, earning their head coach Mike LaTorre a victory in his debut.

The Millville High School boys' basketball team defeated visiting Cumberland Regional 60-53 following Friday night's season opener. Dec. 17, 2021.

“It was actually, genuinely great,” explained LaTorre, a 2002 Sacred Heart graduate who experienced been an assistant coach for a ten years with the Thunderbolts just before getting the best work. “I’ve been here about 10 yrs, this is my next home now.

“My household was listed here, a whole lot of my former gamers, also, and these men in the program that I have been with for the final 3 or four many years, it is actually cool to share this instant that we’re going to have for good.”