Boys Soccer Saturday Scoreboard, 9/23/17
Class A North
Colts Neck 5, Marlboro 0
Zach Shaffer scored two goals and the Cougars (3-4, 2-4) rolled to an A North win over the Mustangs (0-7-1, 0-5-1). Zach Ferchak, Tom Mojica and Michael Ricciardi each added a goal, with Tim Mojica assisting his twin brother, Tom, for the fourth Colts Neck goal. Brooks Condon, Parker Ballingal and Michael Diorio each added an assist as well.
Freehold Twp. 2, Manalapan 1
Dan Gugliotta scored off a corner kick by Matt Finocchiaro in the 45th minute and Kevin Finn finished a through ball from Jon Finocchiaro in the 63rd to pace the Patriots (5-3, 4-2) to a win over the Braves (2-2-2, 2-1-2).
Quentin Pickering scored on a follow in the 74th minute to pull Manalapan within a goal, with Justin Goldberg taking the initial shot.
Class A Central
Rumson-Fair Haven 3, Red Bank 1
Leo Maita scored two goals and Justin Callahan added another as the Bulldogs (6-1, 4-1) bounced back from their first loss of the season Wednesday against Holmdel by taking down the Bucs (1-6, 1-4) in the Ridge Road rivalry game.
Aiden Castelle scored on a pass from Raul Rodriguez to account for the lone Red Bank goal.
Raritan 2, Matawan 0
Nick Bavaro scored on a service from Joe Seber in the 27th minute and Ryan Goggins added a 47th-minute penalty kick for insurance as the Rockets (3-2-1, 1-2-1) topped the Huskies (3-4, 2-4) in a battle between the two A Central co-champions from 2016.
No. 1 Holmdel at St. John Vianney - Moved to Friday, 2 p.m.
Class B North
No. 10 Ocean 2, Wall 1
Erick Vasquez-Gonsalez and Mark Mauro each scored a goal and the Spartans (5-2, 5-1) nipped the Crimson Knights (4-4, 3-3) in a B North rivalry game. Jeremy Thompson scored the Wall goal in the first half.
Middletown South 4, No. 7 Middletown North 2
Sophomore Danny Minze scored a pair of second-half goals and the Eagles (5-3, 3-3) sailed past the Lions (5-3, 3-3). Tyler Jerome gave Middletown South the lead with a goal in the first half, while Jonathan Santos capped the scoring with his second-half goal.
Ryan Binn and Aidan Cardella scored the two Middletown North goals.
Brick Memorial 4, Jackson Liberty 1
Erik Fatovic scored two goals and assisted another to lead the Mustangs (4-2-1) to a win over the Lions (1-6-1). Fatovic took the initial shot that led to a goal by Ryan Rodriguez that opened the scoring, the scored two to turn a 1-1 tie into a 3-1 Brick Memorial lead.
Sean Aubry capped the scoring in the final minutes for the Mustangs. Lukas Talalaj, meanwhile, scored the Jackson Liberty goal off a pass from Kevin Garry, which tied the game at 1-1 in the first half.
Point Boro 3, St. Rose
Matt Moran's goal off a Christian D'Amato pass in the 42nd ended Point Boro's 322-minute (five hours and 22 minutes) scoreless streak and ignited a Panthers (3-2-2) win over the Purple Roses (3-5). After defeating Jackson Liberty on a golden goal, Point Boro lost a 1-0 game to Lakewood, followed by back-to-back scoreless draws against Donovan Catholic and Manchester.
Leo Schnappauf added a goal in the 60th off a pass from Jake Brzyski and Alex Herrman capped the scoring in the 70th. Steve Redler earned his fourth shutout in goal, including his third straight.
Jackson Memorial 2, Steinert 1
Sophomore Dan Russo scored two goals and the Jaguars (7-1) edged the Spartans (4-3-1) to stay hot in September.
Haddonfield 8, Shore 1
Senior Jeremy Lang scored off a pass from Kadison Bates, but that was all the Blue Devils (4-5) could muster against a loaded Bulldogs (8-0-1) squad.
No. 2 CBA 2, DeMatha (Md.) 0
Senior Nico Lubrano knocked in a Charlie Daly cross in the first half and senior John Askin headed in a corner kick by Dom Bellomo in the 56th minute to lead the Colts (7-1) to a shutout win over DeMatha for the second straight year.