From Press staff reports
David Hicks scored the game-winner 19 minutes into the second half as the third-seeded Middle Township High School boys soccer team edged 14th-seeded Manchester Township 1-0 in a South Jersey Group II first-round playoff game Tuesday.
Alijah Brobroadanx had the assist. Goalies Steven Hand and Tanner Kerr combined for the Panthers' 11th shutout of the season.
Middle will play 11th-seeded Atlantic County Institute of Technology in the quarterfinals on a date to be determined.
Manchester Township 0 0-0
Middle Township 0 1-1
Goalies-Hand (1)/Kerr (1) MID; Mcatier (12) MAN.
Records-Middle 16-3; Manchester 5-15.