Boys Lacrosse Scoreboard – Thursday, April 18
Thursday, April 18
No. 9 Freehold Township 7, No. 7 St. John Vianney 4
Senior midfielder Matt Kondrup fired in four goals, senior goalie Aidan Purcell made 10 saves and long poles Evan Nastarowicz and Joel Maragoto spearheaded a staunch defensive effort to lead the Patriots (5-4) to a much-needed win over the Lancers (5-5).
Brendan Doel added one goal and one assist while Kyle Von Nessen and Nick Elimanco each scored once.
St. John Vianney pulled ahead, 3-2, early in the third quarter on a goal by senior attackman Andrew Gosse, but Freehold Township closed the quarter with five straight goals to take a commanding lead.
Gosse scored twice for SJV with Anthony Brett adding one goal and one assist, Nick Caruti scoring once and C.J. Hanson making eight saves. Josh O'Leary dominated face-off X by winning 11 of 13 draws.
Jackson Memorial 13, St. Rose 3
Santo Porazzo sank five goals and Joe Iacobone delivered three goals and three assists to send the Jaguars (8-1) to a win over the Purple Roses (2-6).
Sean Laverty notched a hat trick, Drew Walenty recorded two goals and two assists and Chad Szatkowski made eight saves. Nick Perillo added three assists, Matt DeRosa had two helpers and Charlie Harrison had one assist.
Middletown North 13, Brick 5
Junior attackman Pete Abbes scored four goals and added four assists to reach 100 career points as the Lions (5-5) defeated the Dragons (1-8).
Quinn Aker tallied three goals and three assists while Joe Blackwood and Billy Golubinski each had a hat trick with one assist. Alec Zenker went 13-for-21 on face-offs, Joey Dam made 10 saves and Vince Gallo picked up a team-high seven ground balls.
Red Bank 10, Jackson Liberty 9
Ryan McGee's four goals and two assists along, Brady Gilmartin's four goals and Matt Gibson's nine saves helped the Bucs (6-4) edge the Lions (5-4) in a back and forth game.
The game was tied 1-1 after the first quarter, 5-5 at halftime and 7-7 entering the fourth quarter. Tor Haugenes added a goal and two assists and A.J. Abarno had one goal and one assist.
Gavin Ferullo scored four goals and Sean Reid made 10 saves to lead Jackson Liberty. Nick Labianca had two goals and two assists, Jake Bosco scored twice and Matthew White had one goal and one assist.
CLASS B SOUTH
No. 4 Shore 22, Barnegat 3
Tom Bocco eclipsed 100 career points by scoring four goals and adding three assists as the Blue Devils (7-0, 4-0) cruised past the Bengals (2-8, 1-4).
Jake Turner had a game-high nine points on six goals and three assists while Justin Murphy had a hat trick and one assist, Jack McCrae sank two goals with three assists and Gil Goldsmith had a goal to go along with five assists. Terry Carlstrom added two goals and one assist and Jamie Mazzacco, Danny Kelly, Nick Soyer and Carson Cooke each scored once. Scott Sirianni (two saves) and Nico Kotch (three saves) split time in goal.
John Porcelli scored twice, Tim Lauterbach scored once and Brian Corliss made seven saves to lead Barnegat.
Scotch Plains-Fanwood 12, No. 8 Howell 5
No. 10 Southern 11, Hightstown 8
Junior midfielder Aaron Hutchinson tallied four goals and one assist and senior goalie Luke Maul made 10 saves as the Rams (6-2) prevailed in a nonconference tilt against the Rams (4-6).
Ajani Steverson, Cade Johnson and Ryan Sininsky all scored twice with Steverson adding two assists and Sininsky assisting on one goal. Jake Hughes scored once and Drew Wasacz won 17 of 23 face-offs.
New Egypt 11, Marlboro 6
Jake Lipton tallied two goals and two assists and Bryden Deleany made 13 saves for the Mustangs (1-5) in their loss to the Warriors. Matt Weber also scored twice, Vincent Aquilino had a goal and two assists and Jonathan Alverzo scored once.