Jeep Store Boys Basketball Friday Scoreboard, 1/31/20
Class A South
Jackson Memorial 45, Central 38
Junior Caden Brooks scored 14 points and the Jaguars (8-8, 5-5) topped the Golden Eagles (6-10, 5-5) to snap a five-game losing streak and get back to .500. Sophomore Justin Soranno led Central with 12 points.
Toms River East 48, Brick 42
Senior Ryan Goodall scored 22 points to go with six steals to help lead the Raiders (7-8, 6-4) to a road win over the Green Dragons (1-14, 1-9). Senior Mike Goodall also poured in 16 points for Toms River East.
Senior Anthony Maniscalco led Brick with 17 points while senior Brandon Bautista netted 10 in the loss.
Class B North
No. 7 Wall 53, No. 8 St. John Vianney 48
Senior Quinn Calabrese scored a game-high 19 points, including five three-pointers, to help the Crimson Knights (14-4, 10-0) pull out another hard-fought win over the Lancers (12-5, 6-4) and by the exact same score as the first meeting at St. John Vianney.
Calabrese hit two key threes during the fourth quarter, during which Wall regained the lead after a 15-5 Lancers run in the third gave them a 37-34 heading to the final eight minutes.
Senior Pat Lacey added nine points for Wall.
Sophomore Nate Williams led St. John Vianney with 17 points and senior Alex Leiba added 11 in the loss.
Class B Central
Mater Dep Prep 67, Keansburg 24
Junior Phil Urban scored 14 points and senior Vernon Morris added 12 to lead the Seraphs (10-6, 8-1) to a rout of the Titans (5-8, 2-6).
Senior Nasir Williams led Keansburg with eight points.
Keyport 63, Henry Hudson 41
Senior D.J. Thomson scored a game-high 21 points and the Red Raiders (10-5, 5-4) rolled to a win over the Admirals (2-13, 0-8). Senior Chris Johnson added 16 points and junior Jake Mitchell pitched in nine for Keyport.
Junior Trevor Hendrickson led Henry Hudson with eight points.
Ranney 59, Point Beach 40
Sophomore Charles Anyichie put up 20 points, 13 rebounds and six blocks to spark the Panthers (9-7, 8-0) to a win over the Garnet Gulls (6-9, 5-3).
Sophomore Elijah Perkins and freshman Zack Davis each added 11 points for Ranney, with Perkins also dishing out seven assists.
Senior Jake Clark led Point Beach with 17 points.
Class B South
Lakewood 51, Pinelands 31
Senior Ryan Savoy scored 24 points to lead the Piners (11-5, 8-2) to a win over the Wildcats (4-11, 1-9), which pulls Lakewood into a first-place tie atop the Class B South standings with Point Boro.
Freshman Samir Padilla added 14 points for Lakewood, while senior Ryan Skeie led Pinelands with 18 points and 16 rebounds.
Donovan Catholic 51, Manchester 48
Sophomore Amari Petty scored 17 points, including the tie-breaking three-pointer with under 30 seconds to go as the Griffins (9-6, 7-3) outlasted the Hawks (9-6, 6-4).
Senior Matt Weeden added 12 points for Donovan Catholic.
Sophomore Savon Myers led Manchester with 15 points while senior Josh Hayes and sophomore Wyatt Hasselbauer each chipped in 11 points in the loss.
Lacey 54, Point Boro 53
Freshman Carson Howard scored on a putback as time expired and the Lions (6-9, 4-6) stunned the Panthers (11-4, 8-2) in a B South thriller.
The game-winner capped a big game by Howard, who finished with 19 points, 16 rebounds and three steals to lead Lacey. Senior Kalvin Kuhn added 14 points and six rebounds and senior Donovan Bacchetta pitched in 11 points in the win.
Barnegat 69, Jackson Liberty 52
Junior Jaxon Baker scored a game-high 17 points and the Bengals (11-4, 6-4) bombarded the Lions (2-14, 0-10) during the first half to secure the win.
Sophomore Brendan Revello added nine points for Barnegat, which outscored Jackson Liberty, 40-10, in the first half.
Seniors Manny Clay and Tim Duffy each scored 12 points to lead Jackson Liberty.
Monroe 70, Freehold Boro 63
Junior Jiasion Carpenter scored 30 points but it was not enough to carry the Colonials (4-14) past the Falcons (8-8). Junior Ryan Neely added 11 points and classmate Mario Rivera chipped in 10 in the loss.