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Thursday’s Gateway Toyota Coaches Corner on 105.7 The Hawk will feature the shore’s top ranked team as Toms River North takes center stage during a live broadcast at Bum Rogers in South Seaside Park. Having secured the Class A South title last weekend the Mariners begin defense of their South Jersey Group 5 championship Friday when they host Atlantic City.

Appearing during the live broadcast from 7-8pm will be head coach Dave Oizerowitz and a quartet of outstanding seniors who have led North to a 9-0 record and #2 ranking in New Jersey. Quarterback Mike Husni, receiver/defensive back Darrion Carrington, linebacker Pete LaQuaglia and wide receiver/defensive back Bryce Watts will be featured during the show which airs on 105.7FM and shoresportsnetwork.com.

The weekly high school football show is hosted by Kevin Williams, Ed Sarluca and Bob Badders. Bum Rogers Crabhouse is located on Central Avenue in South Seaside Park (bumrogerstavern.com).

The Gateway Toyota Coaches Corner is the only live weekly program of its kind devoted to Shore Conference Football and is sponsored by Gateway Toyota, Route 37 East in Toms River. The show can be heard on 105.7 The Hawk, 1057.com and shoresportsnetwork.com