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Shore Conference Tournament - Bracket

Round of 16

(1) CBA 5, (17) Pinelands 0

Senior Will Geiger scored in the ninth minute and the Colts (14-1) exploded for four goals in the second half to pull away from the Wildcats (11-4) and into Saturday's SCT quarterfinals.

Senior Dylan Cupo scored in both the 49th and 61st minutes to extend the CBA lead to 3-0. Senior Marco Mastriani converted a penalty kick in the 63rd for CBA's fourth goal and junior Joe Lucignano capped the scoring in the 77th minute.

CBA will host No. 9 Wall Saturday in a match-up between the two Shore Conference teams to finish unbeaten in 2020.

(2) Freehold Twp. 2, (15) Howell 1

Senior Josh Hocheiser converted a penalty kick in the 67th minute to give Freehold Township the lead and the Patriots (11-2-1) made it hold up in a hard-fought win over the Class A North rival Rebels (8-6).

Freehold Township jumped on top with a goal by senior Herman Colbert in the 21st minute off a pass from senior Logan Mullaney. Howell equalized in the 60th when senior Kris Maza slipped into the box and scored his team's lone goal.

Freehold Township will host No. 10 Holmdel in Saturday's quarterfinal round.

(4) Manalapan 1, (13) Ocean 1 - Manalapan advances on penalties, 4-3

Sophomore goalkeeper Matteo Paolillo saved two shots during the shootout and junior Jacob Hyams converted the winning kick to send the Braves (7-3-4) past the Spartans (10-4-2) and into the SCT quarterfinals Saturday against No. 5 Marlboro.

Ocean converted its first two attempts in the round of penalties before Paolillo stepped up to save consecutive shots and set up the clincher by Hyams.

Senior Jimmy Bruno staked Manalapan to a 1-0 lead on a goal in the middle of the first half, with classmate Jonah Ortega setting him up.

Ocean tied it in the second half, when senior Brian Miranda's long free kick found the back of the net.

(10) Holmdel 2, (7) Lacey 1 (OT)

Senior Brendan Worobel scored the golden goal in overtime to spoil a dramatic equalizer by Lacey, sending the Hornets (9-4) past the Lions (13-1-1) and into the SCT quarterfinals.

Lacey senior Bryan Cardoso headed in a corner kick from senior Jack Costa as time expired in regulation to send the Lions -- who entered Wednesday the Shore's final remaining unbeaten team -- into a frenzy leading into extra time.

The celebration, however, was short-lived, with Worobel pouncing on a turnover in the back and sliding the ball inside the far right post for his second goal of the game.

Worobel struck in the 21st minute for Holmdel, which will travel to play No. 2 Freehold Township in Saturday's quarterfinal round.

(5) Marlboro 0, (12) Monmouth 0 - Marlboro advances on penalties, 4-2

Senior goalkeeper Nick Tango saved a shot in the round of penalties and senior Alex Fischler converted the deciding kick to send the Mustangs (7-5-1) past the Falcons (8-4-4) and into the SCT quarterfinals Saturday at No. 4 Manalapan.

Junior Evan Torillo, senior Max Rosen and senior Ben Rothman each made their penalty kicks in the shootout for Marlboro.

(9) Wall 3, (8) Rumson-Fair Haven 0

Seniors Emmett Aravich and Dan Burns scored within three minutes of one another near the end of the first half and senior Kyle Horowitz carved through the Rumson defense for a third Wall goal in a Crimson Knights (9-3-2) win over the Bulldogs (8-4-2).

With the win, Wall avenged a 5-1 stomping at the hands of Rumson on Oct. 2 while advancing to the Shore Conference Tournament quarterfinal Saturday at top-seeded CBA.

Aravich broke the ice in the 33rd minute off a pass from senior Matt Murphy and Burns finished a pass from classmate Terrence Byrnes in the 36th to send Wall into the half with a two-goal lead.

(6) Long Branch 4, (22) St. Rose 0

Junior Kayk Moreira opened the floodgates with a goal in the 55th minute and the Green Wave (11-5-1) broke open a close game to beat the Purple Roses (5-6-1) and reach the SCT quarterfinals Saturday.

Senior Eduardo Ribiero assisted Moreira's goal and scored the fourth Long Branch goal, which came in the 75th minute off a pass from junior Jeremy Hernandez.

Junior Chris Lopez extended the lead to 2-0 in the 60th off a pass from senior Davenson JoinVilmar and junior Anthony Vasquez scored to make it 3-0 in the 67th.

(3) Toms River North 7, (14) Shore 1

Seniors Jared Brown and A.J. Emnace each scored two goals and the Mariners (10-1-1) handled the Blue Devils (9-4-2) to advance to the SCT quarterfinals Saturday against No. 6 Long Branch.

Brown scored Toms River North's first two goals, with senior Nico Gonzalez setting him up in the 10th minute and Emnace assisting the second goal by Brown in the 16th.

Senior Mattia Assante assisted goals by senior David Anderson and Emnace early in the second half, then scored in the 52nd off a pass from Anderson to make it 5-1.

Emnace's second goal made it 6-1 in the 57th and Michael Cumer capped the scoring in the 79th.

Senior Jack Walker got Shore on the board with a free kick rip that cut the Toms River North lead to 2-1.


Regular Season

Class A South

Southern 3, Central 1


Class B Central

Point Beach 3, Keyport 0

Senior Jacob Bardsley scored a pair of goals off assists from Colin Hutton to spark the Garnet Gulls to a win over the Red Raiders.



Freehold Boro 3, Brick Memorial 1

Senior Tharnthong Phua scored two goals to help lead the Colonials past the Mustangs.

Jackson Memorial 1, Middletown North 0

Senior Steven Bado converted an early penalty kick to help deliver the Jaguars a win over the Lions and his father, Steve Bado Sr., his 200th career win as head coach - the most in the history of the program for any head coach.

Manasquan 7, Asbury Park 0

Toms River South 2, Manchester 1

Danny Lindov and Joao Capobianco each scored in the first half and the Indians held on for a win over the Hawks.



Cherry Hill East 2, Toms River East 2


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