FREEHOLD -- Senior running back Josh Dixon and junior quarterback Jake Curry each scored rushing touchdowns, and junior kicker Matt Curcio kicked a 34-yard field goal to lead the No. 9 Colonials (4-0) past the Rockets (1-2) to continue their best start since 2008.

Junior quarterback Jake Curry and Freehold are 4-0 for the first time since 2008. (Photo by Bob Badders).

Dixon scored on a 10-yard run in the second quarter and Curry added a 30-yard run in the  fourth quarter to cap a 96-yard drive and put the game out of reach for Raritan. Curcio's field goal with just over six minutes to play gave Freehold a two-score lead.

Junior running back Derek Ernst scored on a 56-yard touchdown run in the third quarter that pulled the Rockets to within 7-6.

Check out some of the top plays here:

Ernst got Raritan on the board and cut Freehold's lead to 7-6 with this long third-quarter run.

Curry breaks a 30-yard touchdown run to give Freehold a 14-6 lead early in the fourth quarter.


Curcio connects on this 34-yard field goal to extend Freehold's lead to 17-6.

Senior Josh Dixon seals Freehold's victory with this late-game interception.

Freehold senior Jah'sim Fenn drops the ball carrier behind the line of scrimmage.

Freehold senior defensive lineman Nick Kousoulides records a sack.