Ridge 10, Rutgers Prep 4: J.T. Palladino registered a hat trick to lead Ridge (12-3) to victory. Owen Molloy and Eric Scott added two goals apiece for the Red Devils. And Ridge’s T.J. Jones stopped 10 shots.
Four players — Tom Smith, Donald Stephan, Jack Vajda and Evan Lombardo — each delivered one goal in a losing effort for Rutgers Prep (14-2).
Watchung Hills 11, New Providence 3: Jeff George contributed five goals and an assist to propel Watchung Hills (8-7) past New Providence (12-4). Ryan Cunningham notched three goals and an assist, while Alec Orazietti added a goal and three assists. Jack Harvey delivered one goal and one assist in a loss for the Pioneers.