Jeep Store Boys Basketball Saturday Scoreboard, Jan. 4
Shore Classic Showcase
At Brookdale Community College
No. 9 CBA 55, St. Joseph Metuchen 50
Junior Colin Farrell scored 18 points and handed out four assists to help the Colts (3-4) score a win over the Falcons (3-3) - their third straight since starting 0-4.
St. Joseph ripped off a 13-2 run to turn a 10-point deficit into a 48-47 lead with 3:25 to go before CBA responded with six straight points to regain control. Junior John Straley converted a three-point play to give CBA a 50-48 lead with 3:03 left and junior Mike White buried a three to make it 53-48 with 2:11 to go.
Junior Ryan Cremen knocked down a pair of free throws with seven seconds left to make it 55-50 and seal the game.
White finished with 13 points and junior Dane Moran chipped in eight points and nine rebounds in the win.
No. 6 Holmdel 57, Franklin 48
Junior Alex Baker scored 17 points and pulled in 12 rebounds to pace the Hornets (5-1) to a win over the Warriors (4-3).
Baker scored 11 of his points in the first half to help Holmdel grab a 29-22 lead at the break despite giving up the first six points of each of the first two quarters.
Senior Derek Chan added 13 points and senior Jack Giamanco scored nine of his 11 points in the second half for Holmdel, which overcame an 11-for-29 showing as a team from the free-throw line.
No. 4 Marlboro 90, Old Bridge 63
Junior Aleksy Friedman led five Marlboro players in double-figures with 20 points and the Mustangs (5-2) smoked the Knights (1-5) by scoring 76 points over the final three quarters.
Sophomores Jack Seidler and Jon Spatola each added 17 points, with Seidler grabbing eight rebounds and picking five steals and Spatola chipping in four rebounds, four assists and eight steals.
Senior Alex Ratner added 16 points, seven assists and three steals and sophomore Jay Ratner contributed 13 points for Marlboro, which forced 24 Old Bridge turnovers.
No. 7 Red Bank Catholic 82, Red Bank 70
Senior Kevin Bauman scored 20 points to go with 13 rebounds and four assists, which helped lead the Caseys (4-2) to a win over the rival Bucs (3-3).
Sophomore Cyril Arvanitis added 19 points and senior Charlie Gordinier chipped in 13 points, six rebounds and four assists for Red Bank Catholic.
Sophomore Pat Murray led Red Bank with 22 points, while senior Drew Valentino chipped in 17 points and 10 boards.
No. 1 Manasquan 78, West Side Newark 28
Eleven Manasquan players scored a point, with sophomore Ben Roy leading the way with 17 during a 50-point rout of the defending Group II runner-up Rough Riders (0-3).
Roy also added four assists, senior Alex Galvan chipped in 14 points and six rebounds, and senior Kieran Flanagan posted 13 points and eight assists for the Warriors (8-0).
No. 10 Ocean 79, Monmouth 49
Sophomore Corey Miller scored 19 points and seniors Jack Miller and Cole Kelly each recorded a double-double to lead the Spartans (3-2) to a one-sided win over the Falcons (2-4).
Jack Miller put up 17 points and 10 assists while Kelly posted 14 points and 10 rebounds. Corey Miller also pitched in five rebounds and five assists.
Junior A.J. Po scored a game-high 20 points to lead Monmouth. Junior Kiran Desai added 13 and sophomore Aiden Denton chipped in 12 in the loss.
Lakewood 76, Asbury Park 34
Senior Ryan Savoy led four players in double-figures with 17 points and the Piners (2-3) overwhelmed the Blue Bishops (0-6).
Senior T.J. Paturzo added 15 points, freshman Samir Padilla poured in 14 and senior De'Andre Harris chipped in 12 for Lakewood.
Senior Eryck Brown led Asbury Park with 10 points.
No. 3 Middletown South 68, Matawan 49
Senior Richie Boyko keyed a fourth-quarter storm by the Eagles (6-1) with eight of his 11 points and Middletown South pulled away with a win over the Huskies (3-4).
Boyko also finished with four rebounds, five assists and seven steals for Middletown South, which turned a one-point game heading to the fourth into a blowout with a 22-4 advantage over the final eight minutes.
Senior James Anderson led the Eagles with 21 points, senior Bobby Pirie added 14 points and seven rebounds, and senior Jack Sheridan chipped in 12 points in the win.
Senior Niles Haliburton led Matawan with 14 points, with seniors John Beukers, Zaire Williams and Carlos Zeno each added eight in defeat.
Allentown 81, Freehold Twp. 59
Junior Jayce Schapiro led three Freehold Township players in double-figures with 17 points but the Patriots (4-2) could not keep up with the Redbirds (4-2). Junior Joe Lardaro added 13 points and sophomore Bobby O'Brien chipped in 11 in the loss.
Robbinsville 57, Point Beach 46
West Windsor-Plainsboro South 81, Brick 33
At Holy Spirit
St. Joseph Hammonton 79, Southern 45