Jeep Store Boys Basketball Friday Scoreboard, 12/21/19
Class A South
Jackson Memorial 63, No. 10 Central 40
Senior Micah Wallace scored a game-high 21 points and the Jaguars (1-2, 1-2) handled the Golden Eagles (0-3, 0-3) for their first win of the season while dropping Central to its third loss to open the season.
Seniors Jayson Lee and Tommy Mitchell each pitched in nine points for Jackson Memorial's balanced offensive effort after Wallace.
Senior Darius Martorano led Central with 17 points.
Brick 55, Toms River East 54
Senior Shane Williams hit the tying and go-ahead free throws with 30 seconds left and the Green Dragons (2-1, 2-1) pulled out a hard-fought home win over the Raiders (2-1, 1-1).
Williams finished with a team-high 19 points and 13 rebounds and classmate Jalen Jackson poured in 18 points for Brick while adding five assists and three steals.
Class B Central
Keyport 57, Henry Hudson 49
The freshman duo of Anthony Longo and D.J. Thompson combined for 36 points to help the Red Raiders (1-1, 1-1) upended the Admirals (1-3, 1-2). Longo scored a team-high 20 points and Thomson chipped in 16, with junior C.J. Johnson adding 10 points as well for Keyport.
Senior Jay Anthony scored a game-high 22 points to lead Henry Hudson.
No. 1 Ranney 99, Point Beach 38
Scottie Lewis scored a game-high 27 points and Bryan Antoine came up just shy of a triple-double with 22 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists as the Panthers (4-0, 2-0) cruised to a win over the Garnet Gulls (0-3, 0-2).
Senior Alex Klatsky added 19 points and senior Chris Autino added 16, giving Ranney's original "core four" 84 of the 99 points. Freshman Elijah Perkins also scored 11 points for Ranney.
Class B South
Donovan Catholic 51, Manchester 36
Senior Matt Melon scored 20 points and the Griffins (1-1, 1-1) grounded the Hawks (1-2, 1-2) to pick up their first win of the season. Melon also added five rebounds and two steals while junior Matt Weeden pitched in 10 points and five rebounds for Donovan Catholic.
Junior Josh Hayes led Manchester with 12 points and sophomore Trevor Pruitt added 10 in the loss.
Kreul Classic: BCAA Challenge
At J.P. Taravella High School, Coral Springs, Fla.
No. 2 CBA 70, Taylor Allderdice (Pa.) 65
Senior Josh Cohen scored 24 points and Stephen Braunstein poured in 23 as the Colts (4-0) rallied from a slow start to beat Taylor Allderdice and reach the Kreul Classic BCAA Challenge Saturday at 6 p.m. against St. Thomas of Fort Lauderdale. Cohen also pulled down 16 rebounds in the win.
Freshman Ryan Mabrey added 14 points and six assists and senior Liam Kennedy handed out seven assists for CBA, which overcame a 16-8 deficit in the first quarter to take the lead heading into the fourth quarter, 46-44.