Scores, updates and details from Friday's Shore Conference football action.



Friday's Games

Class A North

No. 2 Manalapan 21, No. 4 Middletown South 3

Senior tailback Imamu Mayfield ran for 131 yards and all three touchdowns on 31 carries as the Braves (6-0, 4-0) won their 30th straight game against Shore Conference competition and their fifth straight over the Eagles (4-2, 3-1) to take a huge step toward their fifth straight Class A North title.

Senior kicker Mike Caggiano went 3-for-3 on extra points to give him 215 career points, passing the previous Shore Conference record for kickers (212) set by Middletown South graduate Connor Ryan.

Junior Matt Mosquera had a 33-yard field goal in the loss for Middletown South.

Middletown North 36, Howell 7

Junior running back Chad Freshnock had 195 yards rushing and two touchdowns on 21 carries and also caught a touchdown pass as the Lions (4-2, 2-2) surpassed their win total from last season by beating the Rebels (1-5, 0-4).

Sophomore quarterback Donald Glenn threw for 145 yards and two touchdowns on 16 completions, including a touchdown pass to senior tight end Troy Thompson.

Class A Central

No. 3 St. John Vianney 35, Raritan 14

Junior quarterback Anthony Brown threw three touchdown passes and ran for another as the Lancers (6-0, 4-0) remained unbeaten with a win over the Rockets (2-3, 1-2).

Brown threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to senior Aaron Mora, a 10-yard pass to senior Dan Calabro and a 25-yard pass to junior Calvin Beaty and also ran for a 3-yard touchdown. Junior Jeff Sheard added a 15-yard interception return for a touchdown in the win.

Junior tailback Derek Ernst ran for a pair of touchdowns in the loss for Raritan.

Matawan 52, Holmdel 7

Senior Shawn Ramcheran had two kickoff returns for touchdowns, including a 92-yarder, and wideout Justin Ferrara threw a 43-yard touchdown to senior Jimmy Pierce on a trick play to highlight a rout by the Huskies (3-3, 3-2) over the Hornets (1-4, 0-4).

Class A South

No. 7 Jackson Memorial 21, No. 8 Brick Memorial 14

Senior linebacker Zach Tetro returned a fumble five yards with 6:35 left in the game to snap a 14-14 tie with the game-winning touchdown to send the Jaguars (5-1, 4-1) past the Mustangs (4-2, 3-2).

Jackson Memorial ran for 316 yards, led by 108 by senior quarterback Joe DeMaio, and junior Vinny Lee added a 23-yard touchdown run. Senior Matt Castronuova also had a 73-yard touchdown run in the win.

Junior quarterback Tim Santiago had a 6-yard touchdown run and also threw a 30-yard touchdown pass to Karl Kumm in the loss for Brick Memorial.

No. 6 Brick 41, Lacey 7

Senior quarterback Carmen Sclafani ran for two touchdowns and threw for two more to help the Green Dragons (5-1, 5-0) bounce back from their first loss by rolling past the Lions (0-6, 0-5).

Senior tight end Simon Bingelis had an 80-yard touchdown catch and senior wideout Ja'Quez Johnson added a 30-yard touchdown catch in the win. Senior running back Ray Fattaruso had a 25-yard touchdown run, and Jay Obenauer blocked a punt and returned it for a score in the win.

Toms River North 47, Toms River East 22

Junior tailback Asante Moorer ran for two scores and caught a touchdown pass from sophomore quarterback Mike Husni, who ran for three touchdowns of his own and more than 250 yards to help the Mariners (4-2, 3-2) rout the Raiders (0-6, 0-5).

Bryce Watts also had a touchdown catch in the win.

Class B North

No. 1 Red Bank Catholic 53, Red Bank 0

Junior quarterback Eddie Hahn threw three touchdown passes and junior running back Dylan Murphy had a pair of touchdowns on the ground as the Caseys (6-0, 5-0) blanked the Bucs (2-3, 2-2) for their 38th straight win against Shore Conference competition.

Hahn threw a 39-yard touchdown pass to senior wideout John Portela, a 28-yarder to senior wideout Trevor Cowley, and an 18-yard strike to senior running back Nick Cella in the win. Murphy had two short scoring runs and senior Mike Cordova also ran for a 7-yard touchdowns, junior Mike Wilen added a 26-yard touchdown run, and kicker Vince Gallo booted a field goal. The defense posted its third straight shutout.

No. 5 Long Branch 33, Ocean 28

The Shore Conference's leading rusher, senior Dahmiere Willis, continued his monster season with his fifth straight game of 200-plus yards rushing with 286 yards and two touchdowns on 36 carries to lead the Green Wave (5-1, 3-1) to their fifth straight win by topping the Spartans (1-4, 1-2).

Senior quarterback Jordan Rodriguez had three touchdown passes in the win, including a 42-yard strike to Brandon Lane for a 27-14 lead in the third quarter. He also threw a 7-yard touchdown to senior tight end John Mims and a 26-yard scoring pass to Dave Colbert.

Junior running back Tyler Thompson rolled up 215 yards and a touchdown on the ground in the loss for Ocean, which also got an 82-yard kickoff return for a touchdown by Marcus Blackman and a pair of touchdown passes by sophomore quarterback Kenny Pickett.

Class B Central

Asbury Park 31, Keyport 16

The Blue Bishops (1-4, 1-2) got their first win under new coach Bill Hill as senior quarterback Sal Swain threw three touchdown passes and Asbury Park built a 24-0 halftime lead on its way to beating the Red Raiders (1-5, 0-4).

Swain threw a 35-yard touchdown to wideout Jaedon Stephens, a 16-yard score to Davon Thompson and a 4-yard pass to Charles Sanders in the win. Karon Rigby added a 2-yard touchdown run, and Trevor Saunders had an 18-yard score in the victory.

Junior quarterback Desmond Underwood ran for a 20-yard touchdown and threw a 20-yard touchdown to Chase Bright in the loss for Keyport.

Point Beach 39, Keansburg 7

The Garnet Gulls (4-2) bounced back from a loss as senior running back Mike Frauenheim had 138 yards rushing and a pair of touchdowns on 13 carries to lead the way against the Titans (1-5, 0-3).

Senior quarterback Jake Fioretti ran for a touchdown and also threw a 10-yard touchdown to junior Tanner Smith. Zack Schaller added 67 yards rushing on six carries and also had a 30-yard interception return for a touchdown on defense. Jake Delorenzo chipped in with a 3-yard touchdown run in the win.

Class B South

Barnegat 13, Point Boro 7

Junior quarterback Cinjun Erskine ran for a 6-yard touchdown and junior running back Paul Wickwire added a 25-yard score as the Bengals (5-1, 4-1) built a 13-0 halftime lead and held on to hand the Panthers (3-3, 3-2) their second straight loss. Senior defensive back Ricky Gerena had an interception on Point Boro's final possession to help seal the win.

Jack Fitzsimmons had a 13-yard touchdown run in the loss for Point Boro.

Central 28, Manchester 0 

The Golden Eagles (4-2, 4-1) stayed tied for first place in the division by blanking the Hawks (0-6, 0-5) for their third straight win as sophomore running back Mike Bickford racked up another three touchdowns on the ground.

Bickford ran for scores of 33, 9 and 29 yards, and quarterback Mike Miserendino threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to tight end Mike Quick in the win.

Jackson Liberty 14, Pinelands 10

Running back Dom Regina had a 25-yard touchdown run and quarterback Ryan Van Wickle added a 12-yard score as the Lions (4-2, 4-1) built a 14-3 lead and held on for their third straight win by edging the Wildcats (0-6, 0-5).

Jaylin Roman had a 30-yard touchdown run in the loss for Pinelands.


No. 9 Freehold 33, Wall 16

Senior tailback Josh Dixon erupted for a career-high 282 yards rushing and five touchdowns as the Colonials (6-0) remained unbeaten by knocking off the Crimson Knights (1-5).


JFK-Iselin 56, Monmouth 19

The Falcons (2-4) fell to the Mustangs (4-2) thanks to three interceptions by Terrence Young, two of which he returned for scores, and a combined three touchdowns for Andrew Roberts.




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