Surf Taco Girls Volleyball Friday Scoreboard, October 6th
Toms River South (6-7) at Toms River North (4-5), 5pm
No. 1 Southern 2, No. 8 Brick Memorial 0 (25-12, 25-17)
Central Regional 2, Jackson Memorial 0 (25-17, 25-21)
It's crunch time for teams like the Golden Eagles (8-6), who picked up a huge two-set victory in the midst of a SCT seed. Kate O'Blek continued to dominate on the court, leading Central with a team-high 17 assists in the win.
No. 3 St. John Vianney 2, Red Bank Regional 0 (25-18, 25-15)
The Lady Lancers (14-4) moved 10 games above .500 in a two-set victory over the Buccaneers (3-8). Freshman Ayana Warren led all for the Lancers with 20 assists. She's seven career assists away from 350, only in her first season.
Long Branch (0-10) at Trinity Hall (4-8), 3:45pm
Lacey 0, No. 10 Jackson Liberty 2 (25-18, 25-19)
The Lions (10-3) got to double-digits in the win column largely in part to a huge outing from Steph Ramos. Ramos collected 18 digs for the Lions over the two sets. Olivia Luhn led all with 13 assists. Stella Harzold added 11 digs in the victory.
Manchester Township 0, No. 6 Barnegat 2 (25-20, 25-22)
The Bengals (13-3) continued to take care of business across the shore, defeating the Hawks (2-10) in back-to-back sets. Sophomore Annabella Fraim led all with 19 assists while Brooke Degrazio had a team-high 14 digs in the victory.
No. 2 Donovan Catholic 2, Lakewood 0 (25-11, 25-8)
The Griffins (18-1) continued to do their thing on the court, having no problems against Lakewood (2-10) over two sets. Elizabeth Kavanaugh had a season-high 20 assists in the victory over Lakewood. Nathalie Arguedas gave Lakewood a team-high 10 digs in the loss.
No. 7 Red Bank Catholic 2, Colts Neck 1 (25-21, 22-25. 25-19)
The Caseys (10-5) picked up an important non-divisional game against the Cougars (6-9), as they had to fight through a three-set thriller. Stacy Mancino had 20 digs while Gianna Savino and Ally Zillinski combined for 30 assists for Colts Neck. Savannah Butz added 13 kills and 12 blocks in the loss.
No. 13 Marlboro 1, Point Pleasant Beach 2 (25-20, 22-25, 30-28)
The Garnet Gulls (9-6) hosted a thriller against Marlboro (7-5), going three sets and extending to 30 points. Molly Huvane had a monster game for Point Beach, posting 20 assists, 10 service points and 8 digs. Alexa Perillo had 12 kills, 11 service points and 10 digs in the victory. Point Beach has now won five of their last six matches.