Boys Lacrosse Wednesday Scoreboard, 5/4
Scores and recaps from Wednesday's Shore Conference boys lacrosse action.
CLASS A NORTH
No. 7 Freehold Township 14, Middletown North 3
Junior attackman Josh Nastarowicz had four goals and four assists to reach 100 career points and lead the Patriots (9-3, 5-1) past the Lions (6-9, 2-5).
No. 5 CBA 11, Middletown South 6
Neptune 9, Marlboro 5
Colts Neck at No. 9 Howell - postponed
CLASS A SOUTH
Brick Memorial at No. 3 Southern - postponed
Jackson Memorial at Lacey - postponed to Thursday
CLASS B NORTH
St. John Vianney 9, Red Bank Catholic 8
Junior attackman Chris Kelly scored a game-high four goals in a pivotal game for the Lancers (7-7, 4-4) who clinched a berth in the Shore Conference Tournament by edging the Caseys (7-7, 4-4).
Wednesday was the cutoff for teams to have at least a .500 record and thus be eligible for the SCT.
St. John Vianney outscored Red Bank Catholic 4-1 in the second quarter to open a 5-3 halftime lead. Junior midfielder Ryan Gilfillan scored twice to reach 100 career points, and senior goalie D.J. Soriano made 10 saves to give him 713 stops for his career. Junior midfielder Tino D'Amore had one goal and two assists and junior attackman Andrew Porretta had one goal and one assist. Senior midfielder Conor Zielasnicki scored once.
Senior midfielder Liam McArdle had one goal and five assists to lead Red Bank Catholic, which had already qualified for the SCT. Senior midfielder Brett Habich had three goals and one assist, sophomore midfielder James Mele scored twice and senior attackman Alec Mintz finished with one goal and one assist. Junior attackman Joey Caputo also scored and senior goalie Matt Benjamin made 10 saves.
St. John Vianney had a 19-18 edge in shots.
CLASS B SOUTH
Jackson Liberty at St. Rose - postponed to Thursday
No. 2 Manasquan at Point Boro - postponed
Donovan Catholic at Barnegat - postponed
Brick at Red Bank - cancelled
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