From Press staff reports
Bridgeton High School running back Kevin Bunton ran for one touchdown and caught another Saturday to lead the visiting Bulldogs to a 13-0 nonleague football win over host Kittatinny Regional (Sussex County).
Following a scoreless first quarter, Bunton ran 78 yards to score early in the second quarter. With 1 minute, 40 seconds left before halftime, Bunton caught a 45-yard touchdown pass over the middle from quarterback Tamar Jackson.
Bridgeton's defense came up big twice with Kittatinny threatening. Cornerback Marquan Russel intercepted a pass in the end zone, and linebacker Lavon Hall made a tackle for a loss on a fourth-and-3 inside the Bridgeton 20-yard line. Also, linebacker Tyler Haydak recovered a fumble.
Bridgeton 0 13 0 0 - 13
Kittatinny Regional 0 0 0 0 - 0
B-Bunton 78 run (DeShields kick)
B-Bunton 45 pass from Jackson (kick failed)
Records-Bridgeton 3-3, Kittatinny 1-5.
Penns Grove 64, Wildwood 0
Penns Grove quarterback Nick Elmer ran for one touchdown and threw for two more.
Wildwood 0 0 0 0 - 0
Penns Grove 8 40 16 0 - 64
PG-Elmer 2 run (Brown run)
PG-Butler 80 pass from Elmer (pass failed)
PG-J. Brown 15 run (Chase pass from Elmer)
PG-T. Brown 46-yard kickoff return (Seals run)
PG-Chase 63-yard punt return (Brown run)
PG-Sorrell 30 pass from Elmer (Brown run)
PG-Robertson 2 run (Scarborough run)
PG-Gray 5 run (Scarborough run)
Records-Penns Grove 5-1, Wildwood 0-6.
Matawan Regional 49,
Matawan, the defending Central Jersey Group II champion, improved to 6-0. Visiting Barnegat dropped to 3-2.
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