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Record: 11-12 (overall); 2-7 (FSL) - 2021-22

Varsity Boys Basketball

AFS Varsity Boys Basketball Most Recent Season (2021-22)

  • Team played close to .500 most of year finishing 11-12 overall & 2-7 in Friends League.
  • Picked up 1st two Friends League wins in two years defeating Germantown Friends & Friends Select.
  • Had huge win over Public League power Mastery Charter North.
  • Senior Debarrinn Norman led ‘Roos in scoring & rebounding.
  • Played eventual league & PA state champion Westtown School to a standstill before losing late.
  • Lost to Academy of New Church in Friends League quarterfinals.
  • Alum Jon Wessel’s 3rd year as AFS head basketball coach.

AFS Varsity Boys Basketball went 1-7 in in shortened 2020-21 season

AFS Varsity Boys Basketball Previous Most Recent Season (2019-20)

  • Team played its inaugural season in brand new Richard N. Berman Athletic Center.
  • Alum Jon Wessel’s 1st year as AFS head basketball coach.
  • AFS went 3-20 overall, 0-8 in Friends League play.
  • Beat CHAD 56-52 on Alumni Day.
  • Collin Brown (16.6 ppg, 6 rpg) & David Jordan (14.2 ppg, 5 rpg) led the way for ‘Roos all season.
  • Squad will have 6 returning varsity players.


AFS Varsity Boys Basketball Previous Season (2018-19)

  • Advanced to Friends Schools League playoffs (4th seed) for 1st time in 5 years (lost to Friends’ Central).
  • Coach Steve Chadwin’s 40th & final year at Abington Friends.
  • Team finished with winning record overall (11-10) and in Friends Schools League play (5-4).
  • Played season using Manor College as their home court.
  • Taalib Holloman was 2nd leading scorer in Friends Schools League, averaging 15.7 PPG; named 1st team all-league.
  • Seniors Taalib Holloman (Wilmington University) will continue his playing career in college.

AFS Varsity Boys Basketball Program Highlights

  • Since mid-1980s have won 16 Friends League Championships, including eight in-a-row from 1991-97.
  • Steve Chadwin’s completed his 40th & final season in 2019, compiling 649 wins wins at AFS.
  • Sent numerous players to all levels of college basketball, including many to Division 1 such as Michael Jordan, Lamar Plummer & Aron Cohen (Penn), Jason Love (Xavier), Jabril Trawick (Georgetown), Andrew Jones III (Penn State) and Bryan Cohen (Bucknell).
  • Returning 7 players from last year’s team for 2019-20.
  • AFS Alum Jon Wessel takes over as Head Coach for the 2019-20 season.

Team Schedule


Jonathan Wessel Jonathan Wessel
Isaiah Lester Isaiah Lester
Josh Rice Josh Rice
Jordan Shepherd-Baker Jordan Shepherd-Baker


# Name Grade Position
Ife West-Ingram 12 F
Angel Otero 12 G
Jabril Hampton 12 G
Jared Shanken 11 G
Kaydin Ford 11 G
Markel Easley 12 F/G
Che Moritz 12 F
Nathan Osborne 11 C/F
William Lotoza 12 F
Namisse Musonge 11 F
Jason Green 10 F
Ethan Hodnett Bell 10 G
Marcellus Jeter 10 G
Jeremiah Shephard-Baker 12 G
More Players to be Added