Throughout the next few weeks, highlights from scrimmages around the Shore Conference will be added to this page. Keep checking in for updates. Friday, August 19 Long Branch (green) at Central Regional (cardinal) Wednesday, August 17 Hackensack (white/gold) at Neptune (black)
Shore Conference Week 1 Picks Last Week: 2-0 Friday, Sept. 11 Toms River East (0-0, 0-0) at Southern (0-1, 0-0) , 7 Players to watch: Toms River East: Nick Grande (Sr. RB/FS), Bailey Engelhard (Sr. WR/CB); Brandon Burdge (Sr. G/DT). Southern: Pat Walker (Sr. RB/LB); Brandon Barnetti (Sr. RB/DB/K);
There may have been just two games to ease the Shore into the 2015 season but both were loaded with excitment and standout efforts.
Driven by the forceful push supplied from their offensive line, senior twins Noah and Nate Husak accounted for 283 yards rushing yards in the second half to go with three TDs as Point Pleasant Boro overcame a 14-point halftime deficit to secure a 26-20 win over Central Reg.
Shawnee may rate the favorite over top-seeded Hammonton but Central bears monitoring, fueled by Mike Bickford
Two clutch receptions by Malcolm Vaughn and Denis Corbin, coupled with an OT touchdown run from Mike Bickford and consecutive sacks by Neil Harrington and Brandon Voss rallied Central to a 27-20 win
Sophomores Chris Maksimik and Naim Mayfield combined for five touchdowns and Manalapan rode big plays on special teams to a 47-27 victory; O'Brien tosses 3 TDs to fuel Freehold Twp.
Down by nine in the third quarter, Toms River South rallied in a fitting tribute to defeat host Central in the Team Trevor benefit game
Central and Southern open the way they finished in 2014; Donovan Catholic looks to make a statement at Pinelands
Rogers, defense steer Middletown South by Middletown North; Toms River South rallies to outlast Lakewood; Parrish, King fuel Neptune past Asbury Park; Willis caps remarkable senior season in style for Long Branch; Cluley leads Wall past Manasquan, Bickford, Central christen new turf