Boys Soccer Thursday Scoreboard, 10/16/14
Class A North
Marlboro 3, No. 9 Middletown North 2 (OT)
Bryan DaSilva scored two goals, including the golden goal in overtime, and the Mustangs (8-6-1, 6-6-1) rallied from a two-goal deficit with 20 minutes to play to stun the Lions (6-6-3, 6-4-3) and secure a Shore Conference Tournament berth. DaSilva scored to cut a 2-0 Middletown North lead in half in the 60th minute and assisted a game-tying goal by P.J. Ringel seven minutes later.
DaSilva then took a pass from Jake Bordman and finished the game-winning goal in the fifth minute of overtime to guarantee Marlboro its first SCT appearance since winning the tournament in 2009.
Jim Kelly gave Middletown North a 2-0 lead with goals in the 45th and 48th minutes after a scoreless first half by both teams.
Class A South
No. 8 Jackson Memorial 1, No. 7 Brick Memorial 0
Andrew Jozwicki scored off of a throw-in by Mike Scheno with 34 seconds left in the first half and the Jaguars (10-5-2, 8-4-1) edged the Mustangs (9-4-2, 7-4-2) and remain unbeaten over their last seven games. Since enduring a three-game losing streak in September, Jackson Memorial is 6-0-1 with only a scoreless tie against No. 4 Toms River North breaking up the winning streak.
No. 4 Toms River North 3, Southern 0
Kevin Lysaght scored inside the near post from the left side of the field in the 13th minute and Toms River North (10-3-2, 9-2-2) put the game out of reach with an own goal in the 62nd as the Mariners beat the Rams (4-11, 2-11) to set up a winner-take-all game for the Class A South championship against Toms River South Monday night at Toms River North. A tie would give Toms River South the outright division title.
Toms River East 3, Brick 0
Josh Sommerer scored two goals to up his season total to 11 and the Raiders (6-5-3, 6-4-3) blanked the Green Dragons (1-14, 0-13) to move within a tie of clinching a Shore Conference Tournament berth. Dan Smyth capped the scoring in the 64th minute of the second of two assists by Alessio Rea, who also assisted Sommerers first goal in the 11th minute. Sommerer drilled a direct kick in the 60th minute to make it 2-0.
No. 3 Toms River South 5, Lacey 0
Jordan Urbaczek scored two goals and Dylan Danelson added a goal and an assist as the Indians (11-2-1, 10-2-1) routed the Lions (8-8-1, 5-7-1) to move within a tie of a division title. Cameron Gerrinck and Sergio Dippolito each added a goal for Toms River South, which now has at least one win against each Class A South team.
Class B Central
St. Rose at No. 1 Shore - PPD, Friday, 4 p.m.
Asbury Park at Point Beach - PPD, Saturday, 3:45 p.m.
Mater Dei Prep at Henry Hudson - PPD, TBA
Class B South
Barnegat at Manchester, 3:45 p.m.
Central 2, Jackson Liberty 0
Pinelands 3, Donovan Catholic 2
Matt O'Connell scored two of three Pinelands goals in the first half and the Wildcats (8-4-1, 8-4-1) held off a second-half rally by the Griffins (8-6, 7-6) to pick up the win and sweep the season series with Donovan Catholic. Cade Sundermann added a goal and two assists for Pinelands, which took a 1-0 lead on O'Connell's first goal in the seventh minute and went up 3-0 in the 35th on O'Connell's second goal.
Connor Grant set up a goal by Matt Dalton in the 47th to break up the shutout and scored two minutes later to pull Donovan Catholic within a goal of Pinelands.
No. 10 Point Boro 4, Lakewood 1
Point Boro goalkeeper Gabe Pesante started in the field on senior night and scored the first goal of the game to help jumpstart a win over the Piners (2-13-1, 1-11-1), which clinches the outright Class B South championship for the Panthers (13-2, 12-1). Ryan Remondelli, Jake Woodring and Sam Monaco each added a goal for Point Boro, which extended its winning streak to 12 games.