Damien Edwards scored a team-high 15 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer as Eastern held off Mainland, 62-59, at Mainland Regional High School in Linwood, New Jersey on Saturday, January 6, 2024. Kevin Emmons/South Jersey Sports Zone
LINWOOD - Eastern guard Damien Edwards missed a pair of free throws with 1.5 seconds left against Mainland in a 48-47 loss in the Jimmy V Tournament at Cherokee High School in 2022.
He didn't forget about it.
Edwards was gifted an opportunity for redemption against the Mustangs on Saturday.
Mainland's Tim Travagline drained a triple to tie the contest at 55-55 with 33 seconds left in the fourth quarter.