Girls Basketball – WOBM Classic First Round Scoreboard
WOBM Christmas Classic - Bracket
At Pine Belt Arena
(5) Sayreville 66, (12) Toms River North 58
Junior Kaitlin Esposito scored a team-high 16 points and junior Patrice Harding chipped in 14 as the Bombers outlasted the Mariners to advance to next Sunday's quarterfinal round.
Freshman Jenna Paul scored a game-high 17 points to lead Toms River North and classmate Brielle Bison added 14.
(4) Colts Neck 60, (13) Brick Memorial 40
Senior Elise Brown scored 20 points and freshman Lola Mullaney scored 14 of her 19 in the third quarter to help the Cougars get past the Mustangs and into the quarterfinals against Sayreville next Sunday.
Senior Sam Bioalablocki led Brick Memorial with 15 points and sophomore teammate Cassandra Ball added 14.
(8) Toms River East 33, (9) Central 29
Senior Kaitlin Lister scored 18 of her team's 33 points and the Raiders held off the Golden Eagles to advance to the WOBM quarterfinals on Dec. 27.
Junior Ashley DellaPietro scored 10 points to lead Central.
(1) Manasquan 61, (16) Jackson Memorial 27
Freshman Faith Masonius scores 15 points and junior Stella Clark added 14 to help guide the Warriors to a win over the Jaguars. Top-seeded Manasquan with play Toms River East on Dec. 27 in the tournament quarterfinals.
Senior Daria Jones scored 15 points to lead Jackson Memorial.
At Toms River North
(6) Manchester 40, (11) Toms River South 36
Senior Anissia Fucci scored 16 points and the Hawks edged the Indians to advance to the WOBM quarterfinals next Sunday. Freshman Dakota Adams also chipped in nine points in the win.
Sophomore Jess Morgado and senior Nina Shirley each scored nine points to lead Toms River South.
(3) Red Bank Catholic 63, (14) Freehold Twp. 28
Sophomore Hayley Moore led a balanced Red Bank Catholic scoring effort with 11 points and the Caseys coasted to a first-round win over the Patriots, setting up a quartefinal game against Manchester on Dec. 27.
Junior Maureen Coakley chipped in nine points in the win, while Freehold Township senior Harlie Kneler scored a game-high 14 points.
(10) Wall 57, (7) Donovan Catholic 54
Sophomore Lauren Karabin scored 15 points and senior Nicole Callamaras added 14 to help the Crimson Knights edge the Griffins and advance to the WOBM quarterfinals on Dec. 27.
Sophomore Alyssa Hirschy led Donovan Catholic with 14 points.
(2) Middletown South 66, (15) Point Boro 17
Haley Dalonzo and Alexandra Balsamo scored 13 points apiece and the Eagles handled the Panthers after storming out to a 31-1 start. Middletown South will play Wall in the WOBM quarterfinals on Dec. 27.
Junior Ally Lassen led Point Boro with seven points.