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The Miracle of St. Anthony: A Season with Coach Bob Hurley and Basketballs Most Improbable Dynasty by Adrian WojnarowskiIn a city mired in endless decay, where the youth suffer through all the horrors of urban blight, hope comes in a most unassuming form: a tiny brick schoolhouse run by two Felician nuns where a singular basketball genius takes teenagers from the mean streets of Jersey City and turns them into champions on the hardcourt. Coach Bob Hurley had been working miracles at St. Anthony High School for over thirty years, winning state and national championships and offering his players rescue from their surroundings through college scholarships, when he met his most dysfunctional team yet. In The Miracle of St. Anthony Adrian Wojnarowski follows Hurley through a gripping and heartrending season as he struggles to lead a troubled team to glory through his unparalleled understanding of the game and his ceaseless determination to see no more children lost to these streets. In The Miracle of St. Anthony, acclaimed sports journalist Adrian Wojnarowski follows Hurley through a gripping and heartrending season, as he struggles to lead a troubled team to glory through his unparalleled understanding of the game and his ceaseless determination to see no more children lost to the city streets.
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No miracle for St. Anthony: Basketball powerhouse to close
So wearing gray sweatpants, gray sneakers and a blue pullover, and armed with the black notepad he takes with him nearly every time he sets foot in a gym, Hurley entered Linden High School and took a seat in the first row of bleachers. Since the closure of St. Anthony High School in Jersey City last spring, Hurley, a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame who has won more than two dozen state titles, has become a coach without a team. He has found homes for the old trophies and scrapbooks, and even for his former players at new schools, but it will take more than a few months for him to adjust to basketball as a consumer experience, not an occupation, for the first time since Of course, Hurley could have just found another team.
Anthony High School will suspend operations at the end of the school year in June due to a lack of funding and dwindling enrollment Bob Hurley Sr. The Archdiocese of Newark came to the decision to close the small school near the mouth of the Holland Tunnel after meeting with St. Anthony officials earlier on Wednesday, determining that St. Anthony's fervorous fundraising efforts were not enough to overcome its crippling financial issues. In our desire to keep St.
Gallery: St. Anthony High School will close at the end of the current of the most storied high school boys basketball program in New Jersey.
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The St. Anthony Friars defeated the Monclair Immaculate Lions Eventually St. Antony would reach the final four before losing. It's a shame when any school ends up closing, but it's especially a shame that St. Anthony in Jersey City, N. The school, which opened in , is best known for its boys basketball program headed by Bob Hurley Sr.