Boys Lacrosse Scoreboard – Wednesday, April 17
Wednesday, April 17
CLASS A NORTH
No. 2 CBA 21, Colts Neck 4
Senior attackman Connor Macrae continued his blistering scoring streak with nine goals and three assists as the Colts (6-3, 6-0) defeated the Cougars (2-6, 1-3) to clinch at least a share of the division title.
Macrae has scored 25 goals in his last four games and now has 40 goals and 15 assists on the season. His 40 goals and 55 points are both new career highs, eclipsing the 39 goals and 54 points he accrued as a junior.
Dan Martin added two goals and two assists and Ged Clark had two goals and one assist. Kyle Aldridge, Patrick Convery, Michael DeRosa, Jared Lucich, Declan McGagh and Joseph Emilio each scored once and defenseman Dillon Quinn had two assists. Noah D'Andrea (two saves) and C.J. Cummings (three saves) split time in goal.
Brandon Cifone made 11 saves and Chris Defillippo, Nick Giantasio and Dylan Smith scored goals for Colts Neck.
No. 8 Howell 10, Long Branch 1
CLASS A SOUTH
No. 10 Southern 6, Toms River North 3
Senior midfielder Ajani Steverson recorded three goals and one assist and Southern's defense delivered a stifling effort in front of senior goalie Luke Maul (six saves) to give the Rams (5-2, 5-0) a key division win over the Mariners (4-4, 3-2).
Cade Johnson added two goals and Jake Hughes had one goal and one assist for Southern.
Trevor Foss, Cody Kromer and Hayden Baranker scored goals for Toms River North while Dan Casadonte made 12 saves.
Jackson Liberty 6, Brick Memorial 3
Nick Labianca scored three goals and assisted on another and Sean Reid made 13 saves to help the Lions (5-3, 3-2) defeat the Mustangs (5-5, 2-3).
Gavin Ferullo added two goals and one assist and Jake Bosco had one goal and one assist.
Chris Marks scored twice, Darren Romaine scored once and Jake White made 10 saves for Brick Memorial. Kyle Mueller won 12 of 14 face-offs and picked up eight ground balls.
Jackson Memorial 10, Toms River East 9
Brick at Toms River South, 7 p.m.
CLASS B NORTH
No. 3 Wall 13, Ocean 7
Junior attackman Ethan Doyle erupted for six goals and senior goalie Sean DeMott made eight saves as the Crimson Knights (7-1, 4-1) pulled away from the Spartans (6-3, 2-3) for an important divisional victory.
Ocean led 3-1 after the first quarter before Wall scored five straight goals to take a 6-3 halftime lead. Matt Dollive added two goals and three assists, Logan Peters tallied a goal and two assists and Daniel Burns, Nick Pilla and Kyle Wenzel each scored once. Senior defenseman Shane Meyler had one assist and a team-high six ground balls.
Senior attackman Holden Lowe scored twice and senior midfielder Mike Nies had a goal and two assists to lead Ocean. Dale Alto and Brian Fisher each finished with one goal and one assist and Mike Kircher and Hunter Lowe each scored once. Sophomore goalie Garrett Schwab made 11 saves and Logan Bianchi picked up a team-best six ground balls.
Red Bank Catholic 21, Neptune 6
Ryan Schellin posted an 11-point game with eight goals and three assists to power the Caseys (5-4, 1-3) to a win over the Scarlet Fliers (0-9, 0-4).
Brennan Frederick added two goals and five assists, Anthony Muniz had a hat trick and Kyle Boggio and Jack Zenkert each tallied two goals and two assists. Defenseman Luke Gueci had nine ground balls plus one goal and one assist while Luke Zenkert, Ryan Brown and John Pollackov scored one goal each. Declan Grigg (four saves) and John Hu (two saves) split time in goal.
CLASS B SOUTH
No. 4 Shore 16, Point Boro 3
Senior Jake Turner scored five goals to reach the 100 career goal milestone and also added four assists as the Blue Devils (6-0, 3-0) zoomed past the Panthers (5-5, 2-2) to remain undefeated.
Tom Bocco tallied two goals and four assists and Gil Goldsmith notched two goals and two assists. Jack Macrae, Justin Murphy and Jamie Mazzacco each scored twice, Terry Carlstrom had one goal and one assist and Sean O'Brien went 18-for-23 on faceoffs. Scott Sirianni made six saves and Nico Kotch made two saves splitting time between the pipes.
Cormac McCabe, John Meyer and T.J. Palazzo each scored once and Parker Roncin made 10 saves to lead Point Boro.
Donovan Catholic 14, St. Rose 12
Senior midfielder Trevor Barber scored five goals, added one assist and won 18 of 28 face-offs and Peter Rao made 15 saves to lead the Griffins (2-5, 2-2) to a win over the Purple Roses (2-5, 2-1).
Andrew Schlendorf finished with four goals and one assist, Will Duddy had two goals and two assists and Daniel Murphy had two goals and one assist. Ronan Bova chipped in with a goal and an assist.
No. 1 Manasquan 11, Bridgewater-Raritan 7
Senior attackman Canyon Birch tallied three goals and one assist and senior midfielder James Pendergist had two goals and one assist as the Warriors (7-0) rallied from a three-goal deficit in the first half to close out the Panthers (5-4).
Manasquan trailed 4-1 in the second quarter but closed the game with a 10-3 run.
Senior goalie Mike LaPoint made seven saves while sophomore attackman Casey Mulligan added two goals, junior midfielder Matt Franzoni had two goals and one assist, senior defenseman Jack Fabean had one goal and one assist and senior midfielders Casey Campbell and Riley Callahan each scored once.