These performances stood out throughout Week Zero of the New Jersey highschool soccer season.
Ridgewood wins North Jersey public faculty thriller
A 26-yard cross from Liam Tarleton to Tommy Bourque within the fourth-quarter gave Ridgewood a 16-15 win over NV/Old Tappan in a battle of two of North Jersey’s finest public faculties.
The Maroons, which entered the sport ranked No. Three within the North Jersey Public Top 20 rankings, beat the top-ranked Golden Knights for his or her first win over a crew ranked No. 1 in Bergen County/North Jersey since they knocked off an undefeated and unscored-upon Bergen Catholic, 14-7, again in 1987.
Wall tops Rumson-Honest Haven in Shore upset
Wall knew how Rumson-Honest Haven was going to try to beat it Friday night time in a Shore Convention nondivisional sport.
Boy, did the Crimson Knights, ranked No. 9 within the Asbury Park Press Shore Convention Prime 10, not let that occur.
They held Rumson-Honest Haven junior working again John Volker to 31 yards on 16 carries and the Bulldogs to 22 yards dashing on 26 makes an attempt.
Junior quarterback Logan Peters threw a TD cross to Charlie Sasso within the third quarter and ran for the clinching TD with 2:11 remaining as Wall (2-0) upended Rumson-Fair Haven (1-1), ranked No. 2 within the APP Prime 10 and No. 11 within the USA TODAY NETWORK New Jersey Prime 20, 14-Three.
South Jersey’s finest performances
Jada Byers, St. Joseph. The senior working again orchestrated one other huge efficiency, dashing for 109 yards and 4 touchdowns because the Wildcats rolled to a 43-6 win at Millville.
Rodney Vines, Burlington Twp. The senior working again was a one-man wrecking crew, dashing for 263 yards and 6 touchdowns in a season-opening 56-19 win at Paul VI.
Hamza Bruce, Lenape. The junior working again/linebacker made a distinction on either side of the ball, sparking the Indians to a 20-7 upset of No. Three St. Augustine. He racked up two sacks and 10 tackles because the Indians held the Hermits to 88 yards on the bottom. He additionally rushed for 77 yards.
Anthony Williams, Timber Creek. The junior defensive finish racked two sacks and a compelled fumble within the second half because the Chargers put the ending touchdowns on a 29-14 conquer Hammonton.
Johnny Ioannucci, Cherry Hill West. The senior wideout hauled within the decisive rating with 47 seconds left in regulation because the Lions prevailed with a 14-13 win at Pennsauken.
Trevor Cohen, Holy Spirit. The sophomore quarterback fired three touchdowns because the Spartans powered their solution to a 52-15 rout of Japanese for his or her first win of the season.
Michael Caloiaro, Northern Burlington. The senior QB recorded three TD passes because the Greyhounds improved to 2-Zero with a win at Ewing.
Ja’Briel Mace, Mainland. The freshman rushed for 203 yards and three touchdowns because the Mustangs remained undefeated of their victory at Absegami.
Piscataway beats Sayreville in battle of defending sectional champions
Khristian Hernadnez rushed for 153 yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries, arrange his second rating with a 66-yard punt return and intercepted a cross to assist Piscataway defeat Sayreville 21-7 on Friday night time.
The Chiefs compelled 5 turnovers, elevating their complete in that division to 11 on the yr.
Lee breaks 200-yard mark for third straight sport in Woodbridge’s win
Ali Lee amassed greater than 200 yards from scrimmage for the third consecutive sport, amassing 251 yards and two touchdowns dashing on 28 carries in a 28-6 win over Colonia on Friday night time.