Shore Conference Boys Basketball Friday Scoreboard, 1/6/23
Freehold Boro 53, Henry Hudson 34
Sophomore Brian Tassey scored 15 points and junior Christian DiGiso added 13 as the Colonials handled the Admirals.
Tassey also added three assists, three steals and three blocks, while DeGiso contributed five assists and four steals. Senior Mike Bisaha also chipped in nine points for Freehold Boro.
Senior Luke Jaccodine and sophomore Jack Fitzpatrick each scored 13 points to lead Henry Hudson.
No. 7 Colts Neck 65, Jackson Liberty 46
Senior Will Surdez scored a game-high 26 points and the Cougars coasted to a win over the Lions.
Senior Tyler Spencer threw in 13 points and sophomore Volodymyr Trotsko contributed 11 points for Colts Neck.
Sophomore Jayson King scored 18 points and junior Lukas Latvys pitched in 10 for Jackson Liberty.
Brick 60, Lakewood 43
Junior Aidan Dvorak scored 19 points and the Green Dragons pulled away for a win over the Piners.
Senior Nick Verdesco added 15 points and senior Brandon Farber contributed eight points and 17 rebounds for Brick, which won despite the injury-absences of senior Alex Jenkoski and sophomore Jayden Johnson.
Senior Derrick Marsh led Lakewood with 18 points and classmate Jayvon Gonzalez added 13 in the loss.
Toms River South 43, Manchester 36
Junior Jordan Jones scored 15 points and the Indians got 33 combined points from a junior trio in outlasting the Hawks.
Junior Rob Peirson scored seven of his 10 points in the fourth quarter and classmate Kai Barckley pitched in eight for Toms River South.
Sophomore Aidan Lunn led Manchester with 16 points on four three-pointers, while senior Evan Weiner added 14 points in the loss.
Matawan 42, Neptune 37
Sophomores Chauncey Brown and Jayden Elijah combined for 33 of Matawan's 42 points and the Huskies topped the Scarlet Fliers on the road for their fifth straight win.
Senior Davionne Pearson led Neptune with 10 points.
Point Boro 59, Lacey 42
Junior Jake Venturoso led three Point Boro players in double-figure scoring and the Panthers got back on the winning track by beat the Lions.
Senior Shane Ryan added 13 points and senior Stephen Mellett pitched in 12 for Point Boro, which suffered its first loss of the season on Tuesday at Manasquan.
Senior Chris Venturoso -- the older brother of Jake -- led Lacey with nine points, while senior Troy Buxton chipped in eight in the loss.
Coaches vs. Cancer
At Montgomery High School
No. 6 Raritan 44, Hillsborough 39
Senior Jack O'Leary poured in 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Rockets to a win over the Raiders, extending their unbeaten streak to eight to open the season.
Senior Billy Tigar added 10 points for Raritan, which closed out the game on a pair of free throws by senior Jack Coleman.
Holmdel at Wall -- PPD, TBA