Barnegat 27,

Manchester Township 0

Pat Moran intercepted a pass on Manchester’s opening drive and returned it 50 yards for a touchdown and the Bengals never looked back.

Junior running back Aaron Opre scored on 4- and 3-yard carries. Ed Santiago ran 20 yards for a touchdown in the fourth quarter to cap off the scoring.

Manchester Township 0 0 0 0—0

Barnegat 6 7 7 7—27

FIRST QUARTER

B—Moran 53 INT return (kick failed)

SECOND QUARTER

B—Opre 4 run (Moran kick)

THIRD QUARTER

B—Opre 3 run (Moran kick)

FOURTH QUARTER

B—Santiago 20 run (Moran kick)

Records—Manchester 0-2; Barnegat 1-1.