Jeep Store Boys Basketball Thursday Scoreboard, 1/23/20
Class A North
CBA 79, No. 4 Marlboro 75
Junior Colin Farrell led four CBA juniors in double-figures with 22 points and the Colts (7-8, 4-4) held off a fourth-quarter charge to upend the Mustangs (10-4, 6-2) and spoil a landmark game for Marlboro senior Alex Ratner.
Ratner matched a career-high 36 points, including the 1,000th of his varsity career with 3:39 left in the third quarter. The Mustangs senior scored 14 of his points in the fourth quarter as Marlboro cut a 12-point CBA lead down to one but could not finish off the comeback.
Junior Dane Moran added 17 points for CBA, while Ryan Cremen added 14 and Mike White poured in 13 in the Colts' pivotal road win.
Sophomore Jack Seidler added 16 points and junior Aleksy Friedman posted 13 for Marlboro, with each also handing out five assists.
Class A South
Brick 50, Jackson Memorial 44
Junior Ty Williams scored 15 points and the Green Dragons (1-11, 1-7) beat the Jaguars (7-6, 4-4) for their first win of the season.
Senior Anthony Maniscalco added 11 points for Brick while junior Joaquin Ragland chipped in nine in the win.
Senior Matt Mahala scored 17 points to lead Jackson Memorial, while junior Sean Slusak added 12 and senior Ryan Mahala netted 11 in the loss.
Central 64, Brick Memorial 55 (OT)
Junior I-Meer Johnson scored a career-high 35 points and grabbed 18 rebounds - including 20 points in the fourth quarter and overtime to lead the Golden Eagles (5-9, 4-4) to a come-from-behind win over the Mustangs (3-9, 1-7).
Johnson scored 13 points in the fourth quarter, during which Central erased an 18-point deficit to send the game to overtime. Junior Evan Agrapides sent the game into extra time with a game-tying three-pointer as time expired in the fourth quarter.
Sophomore Justin Soranno added 18 points and 10 rebounds for Central, which trailed, 38-25 heading into the fourth quarter.
Junior T.J. McArthur led Brick Memorial with 17 points, while senior Brandon Thomas chipped in 16 and senior Jeremy Campbell poured in 10 in defeat.
Southern 39, Toms River South 24
Junior Ben Ridgway scored 16 points and grabbed eight boards to lead the Rams (10-4, 7-1) and their lockdown defense to a win over the Indians (3-10, 3-5).
Junior Jay Silva added 11 points for Southern, which held Toms River South to one point in the first half.
Senior Jalen Folsom led Toms River South with 12 points.
No. 2 Toms River North 74, Toms River East 54
Senior Najae Hallenbeck scored 30 points and inhaled 15 rebounds to pace the Mariners (13-2, 8-0) to a win over the Raiders (5-7, 4-4) for their 68th straight consecutive win in Class A South play.
Senior Jakari Spence chipped in 21 points and eight assists, senior Colin Baker netted 11 points and sophomore Lamir Mitchell pitched in 10 for Toms River North.
Senior Mike Goodall led Toms River East with 25 points and five steals while senior Riley Engelhard chipped in seven points, 12 rebounds and six assists in the loss.
Class B North
No. 10 St. John Vianney 64, Middletown North 57
Senior Alex Leiba scored 22 points and plucked 10 rebounds as the Lancers (11-3, 6-2) held off the Lions (0-12, 0-8) for their fifth win in a row and seventh in their last eight games.
Senior Brian Stuart added 13 points and sophomore Nate Williams contributed eight points and eight rebounds for St. John Vianney.
Sophomore Tommy Giannone led Middletown North with 11 points.
No. 9 Wall 69, Red Bank 47
Senior Quinn Calabrese scored 18 points and the Crimson Knights (10-4, 8-0) rode a hot-shooting first-half to a win over the Bucs (6-9, 3-5).
Sophomore Colin Ackerman added 13 points, junior Tom Palluzzi netted 12 and junior Pat Lacey threw in 10 for Wall.
Senior Drew Valentino led Red Bank with a game-high 19 points.
Class B Central
Mater Dei Prep 72, Henry Hudson 34
Senior Pete Gorman led a balanced offensive effort with 13 points and the Seraphs (8-5, 6-1) handled the Admirals (1-12, 0-7) to end a brief two-game skid.
Senior Sean Turner added 12 points and junior Daryen Cabrera poured in 10 for Mater Dei.
Senior Grady Hendrickson led Henry Hudson with a game-high 19 points.
Point Beach 50, Keansburg 41
Senior Jake Clark and freshman Chris Venturoso each scored 18 points and the Garnet Gulls (6-5, 5-2) outlasted the Titans (5-6, 2-5).
Seniors Nasir Williams and Dwan Davis each scored 13 points to lead Keansburg, while junior Davon Jackson pitched in 11 in the loss.
Keyport 56, Asbury Park 44
Sophomore D.J. Thomson scored a game-high 25 points to pace the Red Raiders (7-4, 4-3) to a win over the Blue Bishops (1-12, 1-6).
Sophomore Anthony Longo added 14 points for Keyport, while senior Eryck Brown led Asbury Park with 17 points.
Class B South
Lakewood 46, Barnegat 42
Freshman Respect Tyleek scored the go-ahead layup with 35 seconds left and the Piners (8-5, 6-2) pulled out a win over the Bengals (9-3, 5-3).
Tyleek finished with five points and his only two field goals came in the final 35 seconds of the game.
Freshman Samir Padilla led Lakewood with 16 points and senior Ryan Savoy chipped in seven points, 11 rebounds and four blocked shots while playing through a sprained ankle, according to Lakewood coach Randy Holmes.
Senior Brendan Revello led Barnegat with 12 points while junior Jaxon Baker chipped in 11. Senior Isaiah Gerena also scored nine points and senior Nick Revello scored all eight of his points in the second half, as the Bengals rallied from an 12-point third-quarter deficit to take the lead early in the fourth, 34-33.
Manchester 64, Lacey 46
Sophomore Savon Myers scored a game-high 20 points and the Hawks (7-5, 5-3) turned back the Lions (3-9, 2-6).
Sophomore Jordan Dupont added 16 points and sophomore D'Maari Brown poured in 11 for Manchester.
Freshman Troy Buxton led Lacey with 14 points while freshman Carson Howard and junior Jacob Bowles each chipped in eight points and seven rebounds.
Point Boro 65, Jackson Liberty 45
Senior Sam Young scored 19 points and hauled in eight rebounds to lead the Panthers (10-2, 8-0) to a win over the Lions (1-11, 0-8) for their ninth straight victory. Sophomore Matt Lee added 17 points for Point Boro, which remained unbeaten in Class B South play.
Senior Jake Bosco led Jackson Liberty with nine points.
Donovan Catholic 53, Pinelands 29
Senior Neithan Ramos scored 15 points and dished out five assists to spark the Griffins (7-6, 5-3) to a one-sided road win over the Wildcats (3-9, 1-7).
Sophomore Amari Petty added 10 points for Donovan Catholic while junior Trevor Pruitt added eight in the win.