Jeep Store Friday Boys Basketball Scoreboard, Jan. 25
Class A South
Brick Memorial 52, Southern 41
Junior Brandon Thomas sank six three-pointers and finished with a game-high 20 points to help the Mustangs (11-4, 8-2) top the Rams (6-11, 3-7).
Senior Kyle McMahon added 12 points and classmate Nick Manso pitched in 10 for Brick Memorial.
Sophomore Jay Silva paced Southern with 13 points and 11 rebounds.
Brick 56, Toms River East 49
Senior Shane Williams scored 27 points and grabbed 19 rebounds to help the Green Dragons (8-6, 6-4) get past the Raiders (6-8, 3-7). Senior Jalen Jackson added 13 points and eight assists for Brick.
Junior Mike Goodall led Toms River East with 19 points.
Central 62, Jackson Memorial 49
Freshman Justin Soranno turned in the best performance of his young career with 33 points and 13 rebounds and the Golden Eagles (7-10, 4-6) rolled to a win over the Jaguars (8-8, 4-6).
Senior Nick Altieri pitched in 13 points and six rebounds for Central, which led by at leas 11 points from the time Soranno opened the second-half scoring until the end of the game.
Senior Jayson Lee led Jackson Memorial with 13 points and eight rebounds while seniors Micah Wallace and Tommy Mitchell each chipped in 12 points in the loss.
No. 8 Toms River North 51, Toms River South 29
Junior Najae Hallenbeck scored 15 points and hauled in 12 rebounds to spark the Mariners (12-3, 10-0) to a win over the rival Indians (3-13, 2-8) - Toms River North's 56th consecutive win in Class A South divisional play.
Senior Jakari Spence added 10 points for Toms River North, which started its streak in February of 2015.
Junior Jalen Folsom led Toms River South with 13 points.
Class B Central
Keyport 65, Henry Hudson 46
Freshman D.J. Thomson exploded for a career-high 33 points and the Red Raiders (4-9, 3-6) rolled to a win over the Admirals (5-11, 3-6).
Sophomores Troy Alvarez and Damon Jones each scored nine points for Keyport.
Senior Jay Anthony scored 14 points and junior Mike Mohr threw in 12 to lead Henry Hudson.
Ranney 89, Point Beach 27
Senior Mike Dettro pumped in 19 points behind five three-pointers and the Panthers (15-1, 8-0) routed the winless Garnet Gulls (0-17, 0-8).
Senior Bryan Antoine scored 16 points to cross the 2,200-point mark and pull within 92 points of breaking the all-time Shore Conference scoring record (2,302).
Senior Alex Klatsky pitched in 11 points and four assists while classmate Scottie Lewis posted 10 points, five rebounds, five assists and six steals.
Junior Phillip Wheeler added nine points, five rebounds, four steals and two blocks and freshman Elijah Perkins pitched in eight points and four steals for Ranney.
Cristian Flores led Point Beach with 11 points.
Class B South
Pinelands 56, Lakewood 42
Senior Anthony Diaz scored a season-high 24 points to go with five assists and the Wildcats (10-3, 8-2) pulled away for a win over the Piners (4-12, 2-8).
Senior Andrew Schulz added 14 points and eight rebounds and extended Pinelands' lead to 40-30 by hitting a three-pointer as the clock expired in the third quarter.
Junior Ryan Savoy led Lakewood with 14 points and junior T.J. Paturzo added 13 in the loss.
Donovan Catholic 55, Manchester 45
Senior Matt Melon led three Donovan Catholic players in double-figures with 14 points and also added eight rebounds and three assists to help the Griffins (9-6, 7-3) outlast the Hawks (4-11, 3-7).
Senior Brady Kunzman and freshman Amari Petty each poured in 12 points for Donovan Catholic.
Junior Josh Hayes led Manchester with a game-high 23 points.
Lacey 67, Point Boro 48
Senior Kevin O'Rourke scored a game-high 21 points and the Lions (10-6, 5-5) topped the Panthers (6-10, 3-7) with four players in double-figure scoring.
Senior Kalvin Kuhn added 14 points, senior Carl Swensen pitched in 13 points and seven rebounds and senior Dylan Gudzak poured in 12 points for Lacey.
Junior Sam Young led Point Boro with 12 points and twin brother, Cole, added nine in the loss.
Jackson Liberty 56, Barnegat 50
Senior Daniel Sofield scored a game-high 27 points and the Lions (8-6, 8-2) topped the Bengals (5-10, 4-6) to keep pace with Pinelands atop the Class B South standings heading into their first-place clash with one another on Monday at Pinelands.
Junior Tim Gjonballa added 16 points and junior Manny Clay chipped in eight for Jackson Liberty, which has won six straight after starting the season 2-6.
Senior Sean Morris scored a team-high 15 points and junior Nick Revello poured in 14 to lead Barnegat.