Derek Ernst

The Fifth Down: Week Five
The Fifth Down: Week Five
*Ace Outdoor Equipment Player of the Week* *SSN Players of the Week* *Top 10 rankings* When junior Nick Maciejewski's game-winning extra point sailed through the uprights to complete previously winless Wall's stunning, 28-27 double-overtime win over previously unbeaten Brick on Friday night, the question was immediate...
Rocket Rally
Rocket Rally
Raritan picked up a crucial 35-27 comeback win over host Red Bank in a nondivisional game on Friday night to stay right in the hunt for a playoff berth thanks to junior tailback Derek Ernst, who rolled up a career-high 215 yards and three touchdowns...
Unblemished
Unblemished
FREEHOLD -- Senior running back Josh Dixon and junior quarterback Jake Curry each scored rushing touchdowns, and junior kicker Matt Curcio kicked a 34-yard field goal to lead the No. 9 Colonials (4-0) past the Rockets (1-2) to continue their best start since 2008...
The Fifth Down
The Fifth Down
*Sports Clips Player of the Week* Two Shore Conference teams that entered the preseason with their offenses generating the majority of the attention showed that their defenses have what it takes to be championship units during dominating wins in Week One...
Raritan Preview
Raritan Preview
*Preview Homepage* Raritan took an important step forward in rebuilding its program last year, so now the task is making that next leap to become a state playoff team for the first time in five years. With one of the Shore Conference’s top passers returning along with a solid group of skill players and an experienced defense, the opportunity is there for the Rockets to continue their rise from the