Ed Santiago ran the ball 1 yard into the end zone on fourth down in double overtime as Barnegat High School defeated host Jackson Liberty 14-13 in a Shore Conference intradivision game.
The Bengals gave Jackson Liberty their first loss of the season.
Jackson scored in double overtime on its next possession and went for two, but Barnegat’s defense got the stop.
Quarterback Ricky Gerena completed a 22-yard touchdown pass to Pat Moran in the fourth to send the game into overtime.
Barnegat 0 0 0 7 0 7— 14
Jackson Liberty 0 0 0 7 0 7— 13
JL–20 run (kick good)
B–Gerena 22 pass to P. Moran
JL– (conversion failed)
B– Santiago 1 run (kick good)
Records—Barnegat 2-2; Jackson Liberty 3-1.