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Class A North

Manalapan 2, Middletown South 2

Senior Ryan Jerome scored the game-tying goal on a penalty kick in the 70th minute to send the game into overtime and his Eagles (0-3-1, 0-1-1) salvaged a draw against the Braves (2-1-1, 1-1-1).

Middletown South jumped on top on a goal by Raymond Anichino 18 seconds before halftime. Manalapan answered in the 55th minute on a goal by senior Aidan Soloman off a set-up from junior Anthony Sarkisov, followed by an own goal that gave the Braves the lead.

No. 1 CBA 3, No. 4 Freehold Twp. 2

Senior Declan Kelly one-timed a corner kick by senior Jake Homowitz into the goal for the game-winner in the 77th minute and the Colts (3-1, 3-0) bounced back from a heartbreaking loss on Saturday with a dramatic win over the rival Patriots (1-1, 1-1).

The two teams played a wild first half before playing the first 36:52 of the second half without a goal. Freehold Township took two different one-goal leads in the first, with freshman Joshua Jerome opening the scoring in the sixth minute off the rebound on an initial miss by senior Josh Hocheiser, which was saved by CBA sophomore goalkeeper Joe Grossman.

CBA struck back in the 15th minute on the first of two goals by senior Dylan Cupo who settled a ball into box from junior Charles Paparella and blasted a shot from inside the 18-yard box.

Once again, Freehold Township grabbed the lead, this time with a goal by Hocheiser in the 20th minute after a CBA turnover in the back. Cupo again answered by scoring an equalizer in the 30th minute as the two teams went into the half tied, 2-2.

CBA nearly took the lead in the 74th, but Freehold Township goalkeeper Giancarlo Pantano made acrobatic saves on back-to-back shots to momentarily deny CBA the winning goal.

No. 9 Marlboro 2, No. 6 Long Branch 0

Junior Logan Simon headed in a cross from senior Matt Kaplan and junior Evan Torillo added a first-half goal of his own off a feed from senior Max Rosen as the Mustangs (2-1, 2-0) blanked the Green Wave (3-2, 1-2) to rebound from Monday's loss at Toms River North with a win over a ranked opponent.

Howell 4, Middletown North 0

Junior R.J. Eckelman recorded a hat trick and senior Ken Emerick also added a goal to help the Rebels (1-2, 1-2) beat the Lions (1-3, 0-2) for their first win of the season.

 

Class A Central

No. 10 Rumson-Fair Haven 2, No. 8 Holmdel 1

Senior Luke Pentikis assisted a goal by younger brother and junior Alec Pentikis in the 48th minute, then scored what proved to be the game-winner on a penalty kick to give the Bulldogs (2-0-1, 2-0-1) a win over the Hornets (2-1, 1-1) - Holmdel's first divisional loss since 2016.

Senior Brendan Worobel scored his sixth goal in three games to pull Holmdel within 2-1 in the 66th, but Rumson held on over the final 14 minutes.

 

Class A South

No. 7 Toms River East 4, Brick 2

Senior Noah Raimonde went off for a hat trick, including a pair of second-half goals within four minutes of one another that turned a 1-1 game into a 3-1 Toms River East lead, as the Raiders (2-1, 1-1) took down the Green Dragons (0-3, 0-2).

Raimonde scored his first goal in the in the 15th minute off a feed from senior Ryan Testa and broke the 1-1 tie in the 48th on a pass from Ismet Erfinike. Raimonde then struck again in the 52nd after junior Kajus Matazinskas found him with the assist.

Junior Ryan Kozlej scored off a pass from senior Adam Raimonde one minute after Noah Raimonde's third goal to put the game out of reach for Toms River East.

Brick tied the game in the first half on an own goal and capped the scoring in the 75th minute, when junior Jayson Nardone scored off a pass from sophomore Nick Rincon.

Central 2, Toms River South 1

Senior Will Smith converted the game-winning penalty kick in the 79th minute and the Golden Eagles (3-0-1, 1-0-1) pulled out a win over the Indians (2-2, 1-1) - Central's first divisional win in Class A South since Sept. 11, 2017.

Sophomore David Kroon put Central ahead, 1-0, in the ninth minute off a pass from senior Gianni Smith and junior goalkeeper Trevor Policastro made sure the lead lasted into the second half when he saved a penalty kick in the 30th minute.

Policastro had no such luck in the 55th minute, when Toms River South senior Danny Lindov buried a penalty kick to tie the game at 1-1. Smith then got his shot to win the game and struck the ball with just enough power to cross the goal line on an attempt that was nearly stopped.

No. 2 Toms River North 2, Jackson Memorial 0

Senior A.J. Emnace broke a scoreless tie with a goal in the 71st minute off a pass from Jimmy Ruppe and senior Mattia Assante put the game away off a feed from senior Nico Gonzalez in the 74th to spark the Mariners (3-0, 2-0) to a win over the Jaguars (0-2-1, 0-1-1).

 

Class B North

No. 3 Wall 7, Freehold Boro 0

Seniors Emmett Aravich and Terence Byrnes each scored a goal and assisted another to lead the Crimson Knights (3-0, 2-0) to a one-sided win over the Colonials (0-3, 0-2).

Senior Ryan Molloy added a goal and an assist while seniors Kyle Horowitz and Matt Murphy each contributed a goal for Wall. Senior Dan Hyde also dished out two assists in the win.

Colts Neck 2, Red Bank 1

Junior Brent Glantz scored the game-winning goal in the 72nd minute as the Cougars (2-2, 2-1) pulled out a win over the Bucs (1-2, 1-1).

Senior David Tuschmann gave Colts Neck a 1-0 lead in the 27th minute before Lucas Sileno answered for Red Bank just 58 seconds later to tie the game at 1-1.

 

Class B Central

St. Rose 15, Mater Dei Prep 1

Keyport at Point Beach - PPD, TBD

Henry Hudson at Ranney - PPD, TBA

 

Class B South

Lacey 4, Manchester 2

Four different Lacey players scored a goal and the Lions (2-0, 1-0) came out with a big road win over the Hawks (1-4, 0-2). Senior Dillon Raparelli, senior Bryan Cardoso, sophomore Jason Velez and senior Kody Besser each found the back of the net for Lacey, with Cardoso also adding an assist on Raparelli's goal.

Cardoso jumpstarted Lacey with a goal in the ninth off a pass from junior Ethan Riley, followed by an assist on Raparelli's goal in the 14th.

Junior Owen Edwards scored both Manchester goals, both of which cut Lacey's lead to one goal. Besser's goal in the 45th minute extended Lacey's lead back to 3-1 and Velez capped the scoring in the 75th off a cross from senior Dom Iorio.

Pinelands 5, Barnegat 0

Senior James Cahill posted a hat trick with an assist and classmate Stephen DeMilio put up two goals and an assist to carry the Wildcats (2-1, 2-0) to a rout of the Bengals (1-3, 0-2).

Lakewood 2, Donovan Catholic 1

Senior Alexander Granda and junior Flavio Garista each scored in the first half and the Piners (2-1, 1-0) hung on to beat the Griffins (1-2, 0-2).

Senior Preston Kyriakoulis cut the Donovan Catholic deficit in half in the 71st minute with a goal off a pass from sophomore Konrad Dzialowski.

Point Boro 2, Jackson Liberty 0

Sophomore John Witkowski scored off a feed from senior Jeff Thompson in the 25th minute and sophomore Chase Norling added an insurance goal in the 47th off a pass from junior Jared Elliott to help the Panthers (3-0, 2-0) secure their third straight win to open the season by beating the Lions (2-2, 1-1).