Class A South

Toms River South 54, Jackson Memorial 53

Senior Tymere Berry scored 26 points to go with six steals and three blocks and the Indians (4-4, 2-2) held on the beat the Jaguars (3-5, 2-3). Jimmy Markham led Jackson Memorial with 12 points and sophomore Ryan Omslaer chipped in 11 points in the loss.

Southern 74, Toms River East 49

Senior Jake Logue and junior Peyton Wejnert each put up 20 points and 10 rebounds and the Rams (6-3, 3-2) handled the Raiders (3-5, 1-4) to win their second straight game after dropping consecutive games last week.

Junior Ryan West led Toms River East with 16 points.

Brick Memorial 59, No. 2 Toms River North 47

Senior Aaron Scheiderman led four Brick Memorial players in double-figure scoring with 17 points and the Mustangs (5-3, 4-1) knocked off the previously unbeaten Mariners (9-1, 4-1) for their second straight win over a top-five ranked opponent and third overall. Brick Memorial beat Southern on Thursday when the Rams were ranked No. 4.

Brick Memorial buried the Mariners Tuesday by outscoring the Shore's No. 2 team 41-18 in the second half. Joe Hans added 12 points for Brick Memorial, while R.J. Hernandez and Scott White each netted 10 in the win, with Hernandez pulling in 20 rebounds.

Evan Martin led Toms River North with 13 points and Pat Marinacco added 10. Ted Thelemaque also hit three 3-pointers for nine points, but the Mustangs held leading scorer Mike Nyisztor to a season-low five points.

Lacey 41, Brick 38

Senior Chris Iapicco scored 27 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to help lead the Lions (3-4, 2-2) to a win over the Green Dragons (1-7, 1-4). Kenny Buell led Brick with 14 points while Brian Oehme added 12.


Class B North

No. 4 Red Bank 60, Long Branch 41

Anthony Mitchell hit six of Red Bank's 11 3-pointers and scored 22 points as the Bucs (8-1, 5-0) pulled away to beat the Green Wave (0-8, 0-5). Justin Gilson also hit four threes for 12 points and Tyler Christie poured in 10 points for Red Bank.

Sophomore Cascius Briggs scored 15 points and freshman Tyree Morris added 11 for Long Branch.


Class B Central

Point Beach 59, Keansburg 19

Senior Jesse Hill scored 18 points and junior Jimmy Panzini added 14 to help lead the Garnet Gulls (6-3, 5-0) to a comfortable win over the Titans (0-8, 0-5). Ten different players scored at least two points for Point Beach.

Quentin Godfrey led Keansburg with 10 points.

Mater Dei Prep 37, Ranney 30

Senior Tysaun White scored 15 points and the Seraphs (4-6, 4-1) outlasted the Panthers (2-4, 1-4) in B Central. Jason Mandile also chipped in seven points and Luke Lino had six in the win.


Class B South

Central 68, Pinelands 48

Max Gruszecki scored 12 of his 16 points in the second half and Jaden Rhoden added 14 points to help the Golden Eagles (4-3, 3-1) roll to a win over the Wildcats (5-4, 2-3). Anthony Holloway also added 10 points, while Evan Lang and Zach Skeeter each added nine in the win.

Junior David Lunn led Pinelands with a game-high 26 points.

Barnegat 53, Point Boro 33

Senior Ricky Gerena scored a career-high 17 points and the Bengals (4-5, 2-3) pulled away to beat the Panthers (2-7, 1-4) and notch their third straight win. Senior Xavier Young also scored 12 points and junior DaShawn Anderson added 11 for Barnegat, who played without leading scorer Nick Camarato (high-ankle sprain). Kyle Morris also netted 10 points in the win.

Sophomore John Venturi led Point Boro with 13 points, while Mike Canning added 10 in the loss.

No. 10 Lakewood 71, Jackson Liberty 29

Manchester 51, Donovan Catholic 49

Senior Robert Planter scored off a Shavar Reynolds assist with 15 seconds take the lead late in the fourth and the Hawks (5-2, 4-0) pulled out a win over the Griffins (4-4, 2-3) on the road. Junior Nakim Stokes hit one of two free throws to push the lead to three and James Fata's potential game-tying three-point attempt at the buzzer came up empty.

Reynolds led Manchester with 15 points and 14 rebounds, while Jordan Torney added 12 points and five steals. Riley Collins led Donovan Catholic with a game-high 22 points.



Manalapan 45, Holmdel 36

Holmdel senior Jeff Harris scored a season-high 19 points but the Braves (7-2) continued their strong start to the season by holding off the Hornets (3-4). Harris is playing this season on a torn ACL in his knee that he suffered this past fall.

Ocean 57, Monmouth 45

Senior Taj Shomo scored 17 points and Jake Talarico buried four 3-pointers as the Spartans (3-6) picked up a road win over the Falcons (0-10) for their second straight victory.