The senior running back carried 16 times for 113 yards and four touchdowns as the Wildcats beat St. Mary 54-6 in a state Non-Public II quarterfinal. Townsel has rushed for 1,156 yards and 26 touchdowns this season. St. Joe (10-0) hosts Immaculata (6-4) in a state Non-Public II semifinal on Saturday at 1 p.m.
The sophomore quarterback missed practice last week with a sprained ankle, but he came off the bench in the second half to throw for a touchdown and a run for another score to spark the Pirates to a 19-15 win over Willingboro in a South Jersey Group II quarterfinal. Cedar Creek (8-2) plays at West Deptford (8-1) in a South Jersey Group II semifinal on Friday at 7 p.m.
The senior running back scored on a 1-yard run in overtime to give the Thunderbolts a 20-14 win over Williamstown in a South jersey Group V quarterfinal. Scott carried 16 times for 78 yards. Millville (9-0) plays at Rancocas Valley (8-1) in a South Jersey Group V semifinal on Friday at 7 p.m.
The Blue Devils running back carried 21 times for 62 yards and two touchdowns as sixth-seeded Hammonton upset third-seeded Central Regional 21-6 in a South Jersey Group IV quarterfinal. Hammonton (4-6) will host Highland Regional (5-4) in a South Jersey Group IV semifinal on Friday at 7 p.m.