Lacrosse roundup: Southern boys advance to South Jersey Group IV final on Saturday
Junior attackman Brendan Mullen scored a career high six goals as the Southern Regional High School boys lacrosse team advanced to its first-ever South Jersey Group IV final with an 11-7 win over Lenape in the semifinals Thursday.
Mullen also had an assist. Tyler Lipositz and Dylan Jinks added one goal and three assists apiece for the top-seeded Rams, No. 4 in The Press Elite 11.
Southern outscored Lenape, the No. 5 seed, 6-1 in the third quarter to pull away. The Rams host Monroe Township at 11 a.m. Saturday in the sectional championship.
Lenape 03 1 3-7
Southern Regional 3 2 6 0-11
Goals-Hofman (2), Streilein, Brunetti (2), Long, Wolfe, Staglianto L; Lipositz, Jinks, Mullen (6), McManus (2), Manzo SR.
Goalies-Leonard (14) L; Lefanto (8) SR.
S.J. Non-Public A
(5) Seton Hall Prep 8,
(4) St. Augustine Prep 6
Dean DiSimone and Joseph Eisele had two goals apiece for the Hermits.
Jayson Bevacqua and Chris Donovan each scored twice for Seton Hall Prep.
Seton Hall Prep 2 3 1 2-8
St. Augustine Prep 2 0 3 1-6
Goals-Foley, Barrett, Giordano, Heningburg, Bevacqua (2), Donovan (2) SH; DiSimone (2), Eisele (2), Sutton, Young SA.
Records-St. Augustine 12-8 .
Middle Township 13,
Middle Township's Victoria Deever scored four goals and Maddie Anagnou added three.
Morgan Millar led Absegami with four goals.
Absegami 5 6-11
Middle Township 5 8-13
Goals-Millar (4), Goodwin (2), Riggs (2), Park (2), Skalitzky A; Deever (4), Anagnou (3), Risko (2), Marone, Riggitano, Nicolia, Caminos MT.
Goalies-Ko (15) A; Lang (12) MT.
Records-Middle 10-8; Absegami 3-13.
Lower Cape May Regional 17,
Egg Harbor Township 9
Lindsay Lare led all scorers with five goals for Lower Cape May Regional. Victoria Mann added four for the Caper Tigers.
Courtney Eble scored three goals for Egg Harbor Township.
Egg Harbor Township 3 6-9
Lower Cape May Regional 9 8-17
Goals-Lare (5), Mann (4), Gibson (3), Sangillo (3), Thompson, Levin LCM; Eble (3), Cugley (2), Snograss, Lucia EHT.
Goalies-Deverauez (12) LCM; Valian (12) EHT.
Records-EHT 5-13; LCM 12-6.
Taylor Burns led Oakcrest with three goals. Jamie Hutler and Alexis Sutley scored two goals a piece for the Falcons.
Shana Omahne and Megan Hoffman each scored three goals for Millville.
Oakcrest 6 4-10
Millville 2 7-9
Goals-Hoffman (3), Omahne (3), Brown (2), Parent M; T. Burns (3), Sutley (2), Hulter (2), A. Burns, Gutshall, Mancella O.
Goalies-Limbeck (6) M; Richardson n/a.
Records-Millville 7-11; Oakcrest 10-11.