Rumson-Fair Haven (5-0, 3-0) is coming off a 34-6 trouncing of Monmouth Regional (0-4, 0-2) and could wrap up at least a share of the A Central division title when it travels to take on Holmdel (1-3, 02) this Friday night.
Red Bank Regional has a bye this week after putting down Raritan 14-7 last time out and is knocking on the door in the A Central with only one divisional loss and a 3-2 record overall.
The game of the week will be played at Count Basie Field where Red Bank Catholic (4-0, 3-0) will host Colts Neck (3-2, 3-0) for sole possession of first place in the B North division.
The Caseys come into Friday night’s game having shut out Freehold 45-0 last week while Colts Neck is looking to rebound from a 35-28 loss to Toms River North.
The resurgent Eagles of Middletown South are coming off a bye week to face a tough Brick team that beat up on Toms River South last week, 42-0. The Eagles are 2-2 on the year and 2-1 in division play and are looking to keep their title hopes alive in the A North.
Across town, the Middletown North Lions (2-3, 2-1) get a reprieve with a bye this weekend after stunning Howell 21-13 and leapfrogging into third place in the A North while Howell drops to 2-2 in the division.
Shore (2-2, 2-1) travels to South River on Saturday in desperate need of a win after having dropped two in a row, most recently a 21-7 loss to Manasquan.
Two weeks ago Shore fell 14-13 at home to division rival Asbury Park (5-0, 4-0), which has already locked up a share of the B Central title.
If you liked this story, you’ll love our newspaper. Click here to subscribe
You may also like
By Rich Chrampanis Former Middletown North star ...
By Jim Hintelmann Area A Central MIDDLETOWN SOUTH ...