Sophomore attackman Brenden Doel tallied three goals and two assists and senior goalie Aidan Purcell made eight saves in front of a sound defensive unit to lead No. 6 Freehold Township to a 5-1 win over No. 8 Howell.
Ocean's Alex Poniros and Freehold Township's Kyle Hillermeier reached the quarterfinals as No. 25 seeds as a total of 19 Shore Conference wrestlers advanced to the state quarterfinals in Atlantic City.