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CLASS A NORTH

MIDDLETOWN SOUTH

Coach: Tom Brennan, 18th season

Record last year: 22-4

Key returners: Christiana Rutkowski (Sr.,G), Olivia Liskowitz (Sr., G), Rachel Becker (Sr., F), Angela DeBartolome (Jr., G), Jill Falvey (Jr., F), Stephanie Karcz (So., G)

Key newcomers: Haley Dalonzo (Fr., G), Alexandra Balsamo (Fr., F)

MARLBORO

Coach: Kristin Hein, second season

Record last year: 17-8

Key returners: Haley Unger (F), Nicole Shatsky (G)

COLTS NECK

Coach: Glenn Jansen, first season

Record last year: 12-13

Key returners: Kaity Healy (Jr., G), Lindsey Bosland (Sr., F), Lauren Zborovancik (Sr., G), Jenna Looney (Sr., G), Elissa Moody (Sr., F)

Key newcomers: Noelle Frost (Jr., G), Molly Jackson (Jr., F).

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP

Coach: Mike Stoia, first season

Record last year: 10-17

Key returners: Tori Wagner, Sam Familare, Taylor Devlin, Harlie Kneler, Sophia Carbone, Kasey Shaw, Sam Eilert

Key newcomers: Hailee Porricelli, D’amonte Cancel

MIDDLETOWN NORTH

Coach: Ed Jones, 27th season

Record last year: 14-7

Key returners: Ashley Bird (Sr., G), Marisa Reilly (Sr., F), Emilia Weaver (Sr., G), Trish Roche (Sr., G)

Key newcomers: Kayla Morford (Jr., F), Alexa Barriero (Jr., G), Danielle Terek (So., F)

MANALAPAN

Coach: Scott Horton, 17th season

Record last year: 6-14

Key returners: Brianna Waring (So.), Erin Rotondo (So.), Cristina Meier (Jr.), Ashley Meier (Jr.), Jessica Donnelly (Sr.), Brianne Nealon (Sr.), Cassidt McBride (Sr.), Samantha Meier (Sr.), Kelly McNulty (Sr.)

Key newcomers: Katelyn Niro (Sr.), Catherine Traina (Sr.), Shannon Coon (Sr.), Courtney White (Sr.)

HOWELL

Coach: Bill Gallacher, eighth season

Record last year: 2-13

Key returners: Tara Mircovich (Sr., G), Amadna McClintock (Sr., C), Gabby Greene (Jr., G), Marycate Baroaska (Jr., F), Rebecca Hamilton (So., G), Brittany Lucey (So., G), Katie Capestro (So., G), Gianna Ciacciacarelli (So., F), Kelly Garretson (So., F)

Key newcomers: Abbie Osborne (Sr., G), Victoria Caufield (So., G), Shannon McRory (So., G), Caroline Osborne (Fr., G).

CLASS A CENTRAL

ST. JOHN VIANNEY

Coach: Dawn Karpell, eighth season

Record last year: 18-11

Key returners: Katie Beriont (Sr., F), Jaclyn Gallagher (Sr., G), Kelly Campbell (So., G), Emily Urbine (So., G), Gabrielle Caponegro (So., F), Kellie Crouch (So., G), Haley Scheuer (Sr., F), Sarah Journick (Sr., F), Vanessa Pinho (So., G), Caity Canning (So., G), Tina Lebron (So., G)

Key newcomers: Claire Stefanelli (Jr., G), Zoe Pero (So., F), Kimi Evans (Fr., G), Courtney Dobrzynski (Fr., G).

RUMSON-FAIR HAVEN

Coach: George Sourlis, 28th season

Record last year: 21-9

Key returners: Grace Stant (Jr., G/F), Sam Sabino (Jr., F), Janae Mayfield (Jr., G), Nicole Morris (So., G), Stephanie Lesko (So., F)

Key newcomers: Lindsey Morris (So., G), Sydney Sabino (So., G), Katie Foos (Fr., F), Hannah Scanlan (Fr., C), Megan Volker (Fr., F), Abigail Kelly (Fr., C), Nicole Russo (Fr., G), Kyra Sourlis (Fr., G).

RED BANK CATHOLIC

Coach: Joe Montano, 24th season

Record last year: 29-2

Key returners: Grace Fallon (Sr., F), Alex Barazotti (Jr., G), Quin McMenaman (Sr., G), Caitlin Conroy (Sr., C), Jackie Robinson (So., F), Cameron Lynch (So., G)

Key newcomers: Caitlin Carroll (So., G), Jennifer Bagnell (So., F), Gillian Hansen (So., F), Tia Montagne (Fr., G), Josie Larkins (Fr., G), Maureen Coakley (Fr., F)

MANASQUAN

Coach: Lisa Kukoda, second season

Record last year: 20-9

Key returners: Samantha Sullivan (Sr.), Courtney Hagaman (Jr.), Eva Hart (Sr.), Bridget Ford (Sr.)

Key newcomers: Molly Bryant (Sr.), Chiara Palombi (Sr.), Gillian Black (So.), Stella Clark (Fr.), Addie Masonius (Fr.), Victoria Galvan (Fr.).

HOLMDEL

Coach: Don Hampton, third season

Record last year: 18-9

Key returners: Tori Cardaci (Sr.), Casie Fontana (Sr.), Morgan Graziano (Jr.), Liz Zelina (Sr.)

SHORE

Coach: David Dudzinski, sixth season

Record last year: 12-16

Key returners: Emily Reiser (Sr.), Ciara Boice (Sr.), Emily Olsen (Jr.), Erika Ruscil (So.), Taylor Kinsey (Sr.)

Key newcomers: Zoe Cebulash (Jr.), Morgan Bohnert (So.), Allie Resier (Fr.)

RARITAN

Coach: Ron Poll, ninth season

Record last year: 8-11

Key returners: Katelyn Site (Sr., G), Meghan Quinn (Sr., G), Taylor Falco (Sr., G), Kayla Quinn (So., F)

Key newcomers: Morgan Parlemann (So., F), Emily Errickson (Jr., F), Lauren Christ (Fr., G), Michelle Nester (Fr., G), Victoria Angello (Fr., G)

MONMOUTH

Coach: Audra Corson, 16th season

Record last year: 7-17

Key returners: Ashley Rust (So., G), Halena Martin (So., F), Kristina Matthews (So., F)

Key newcomers: Michelle Montefinese (Jr., G), Juliana Falcone (So., G)

CLASS A SOUTH

Jackson Memorial

Coach: Rachel Goodale, 14th season

Record last year: 20-8

Key returners: Morgan Williams (Sr., G), Shena Vega (Sr., G), Kelly Jamison (Sr., C), Jenna McDonnell (Jr., F), Daria Jones (SO., G)

Key newcomer: Brittany Holmes (Jr.)

TOMS RIVER EAST

Coach: Kevin Cohen, 10th season

Record last year: 18-9

Key returners: Amanda Kennedy (Jr., G), Meaghan Sullivan (So., G), Cassie Varvaro (Sr., G), Kaitlin Lister (So., G)

Key newcomers: Rachel Pivano (Jr., G), Amanda Bruno (So., G), Erica Maire (Sr., F), Jenna Platten (So., F), Sydney Schuler (Fr., G), Megan Dempsey (Sr., F), Kristen Lister (So., G), Jenna LoBello (Sr., F).

TOMS RIVER SOUTH

Coach: Sarah Knight, 11th season

Record last year: 17-9

Key returners: Victoria Alvarez (Sr., G), Andrea Eckholt (Sr., F), Mackenzie Pepper (Sr., G), Nina Shirey (So., G)

Key newcomers: Katey Anderson (Jr., G), Samantha Fernandez (Jr., G), Taylor Bowman (Sr., G), Kelly Porter (So., F), Maria Gregorio (Fr., F)

SOUTHERN

Coach: Kathy Snyder, 35th season

Record last year: 14-9

Key returners: Allison Spaschak (Sr.), Tierney Goetz (Jr.), Bianca Nicolini (So.), Dana Eppico (Sr.), Madison Skeie (So.), Virginia Kcetschmer (Sr.), Kate Elassae (Sr.), Shelby Swenor (Sr.), Vicky Caiazzo (Jr.)

Key newcomers: Gabby Davis (Fr.), Morgan Henderson (So.), Shawna McHale (Fr.)

TOMS RIVER NORTH

Coach: Vicky Gillen, 12th season

Record last year: 11-13

Key returners: Nicole Gardner, Keely Petrick, Christina Ribaudo, Sam Farley, Marissa Duscheck, Johanna Malmstrom, Nikki Vollrath, Jordyn Bush, Breonna Runk

Key newcomers: Ashley Tutzauer, Amanda Joyce, Jessica Poplawski

LACEY

Coach: Cheri Caravano, second season

Record last year: 5-17

Key returners: Jenn Coleman (Jr., G), Brittany Biele (Jr., G)

BRICK MEMORIAL

Coach: Thomas Lecorchick, fourth season

Record last year: 8-16

Key returners: Allison Fredricks (Sr., F), Lauren Lamastra (Sr., G), Olivia Markowski (Sr., G), Sam Biablocki (So., G), Danielle Oakley (Jr., G), Nicole Byrne (Jr., F)

Key newcomers: Gina Bernardo, Mikayla Sindel, Sydeny Ulrich, Jenna Wallace, Kate Rennar, Barbara Gentile

BRICK

Coach: Kristi McCullough, sixth season

Record last year: 3-20

Key returners: Brianna Page (Sr., G), Tiana Zurawski (Sr., F), Gianna Koval (Sr., G), Julie Cannata (So., G), Ally Krebs (So., G)

Key newcomers: Christine Frazee (Fr., F), Marisa Rosamilia (Fr., G), Sarah Venezia (Jr., G), Diana VanSickle (So., G), Bryanna Webber (So., F), Natalie Wowkanyn (So., F), Kristen McElroy (Jr., G).

CLASS B NORTH

NEPTUNE

Coach: John Brown

Record last year: 21-6

Key returners: Quianna Joyner (Jr., F), Essence Evans (Jr., G), Miesha Bacon (Jr., G), Kaelyn Kimbrough (So., F), Marajiah Bacon (Jr., G),Taleeya Terrell (Jr., F), Iyonna Crenshaw (Sr., F), Simone Puyear (So., G)

Key newcomers: Lorena Hubbard (Sr., C), Di’Avian Foster (Fr., G), Desiree Allen (Fr., G), Brianne Wilson (Fr., G), Brianna Love (Fr., G), Alexis Neresatant (Fr., G).

FREEHOLD

Coach: Jennifer Brzucki, eighth season

Record last year: 23-5

Key returners: Rebecca Cobb (Jr., C), Sophia Duffy (Jr., G), Samantha Kandell (Sr., G), Erica Bastry (Jr., G)

Key newcomers: Julia Spencer (Sr., G), Kayla Cassandra (Jr., F), Jessica Yee (Sr., G), Ciarra Terry-Fair (Sr., F), Sierra Strong (Fr., F)

WALL

Coach: Collen Kilmurray, fourth season

Record last year: 12-12

Key returners: Ellen Dougherty (Sr., G), Sydney Darby (Sr., G), Samantha Darby (Sr., G), Dawn Damiano (Sr., F), Christina Tricarico (Jr., F), Amy Maynard (Jr., F), Maggie Wasacz (Sr., F), Katie Hyde (So., G)

Key newcomers: Erin Dixson (Sr., F), Paige Lorimer (Fr., G), Kasey McGotty (Sr., F).

RED BANK

Coach: James Young, fifth season

Record last year: 14-13

Key returners: Jazz Van Loon (Sr., G), Paris Van Loon (Sr., F), Mia Schoening (Sr., G), Devon Van Loon (Jr., F), Mia Nelson (Jr., G)

Key newcomers: Holly Gwydir (Fr., F), Gillian Grover (Jr., G), Jordan Nappi (Jr., G), Emma Keegan (Fr., G), Elizabeth Paterno (Fr., F), Dominique Turner (Jr., G).

OCEAN

Coach: Maggie Kinkela, seventh season

Record last year: 3-22

Key returners: Sara Kraeutler (Sr., F), Danielle DeFillippo (Jr., G), Taylor Racioppi (Jr., G), Gianna Errico (So., G)

Key newcomers: Jen O’Gorman (Jr., F), Sarah Miller (Jr., G), Ali Weinstein (So., G)

LONG BRANCH

Coach: Shannon Coyle, second season

Record last year: 4-24

Key returners: Jahasia Smith (Sr.), CheKasha Andrews (So.)

Key newcomers: Quayniece Page (Fr.)

CLASS B CENTRAL

ST. ROSE

Coach: Joe Whalen, second season

Record last year: 18-7

Key returners: Sarah Kurtz (Sr.), Meghan Hall (Sr.) Payton Smith (Sr.), Amy White (Sr.), Rose White (Sr.), Cindy Napolitano (Sr.), Kat Phipps (Jr.), Jessica Louro (Jr.), Gianna Cretella (Jr.), Katie Coakley (Jr.), Kayla Dillinger (So.)

Key newcomers: Jennifer Louro (Fr.), Ellyn Stoll (Fr.), Alex Pendergrass (Fr.), Alex Preckajlo (Fr.)

POINT BEACH

Coach: Michael Feerst, ninth season

Record last year: 26-2

Key returners: Katelynn Flaherty (Sr., G), Marina Mabrey (Jr., G/F), Samantha Trabattoni (Jr., F)

Key newcomers: Casey Sloan (Jr., F), Kayla Shardeen (Sr., G), Erin Regan (So., G)

MATER DEI PREP

Coach: Brian Laux, first season

Record last year: 9-13

Key returners: Shannon Glenn (Sr., F), Danielle Juelis (Sr., G), Lindsey Florio (Jr., G), Brooke Trotta (Jr., G), Katie Viscardi (Jr., F), Julia McCarthy (Jr., G), Maggie Klatt (So., G)

Key newcomers: Cassidy Stimpson (Fr., F), Jennifer Quigley (Fr., G).

RANNEY

Coach: Tom Moriau, 30th season

Record last year: 17-10

Key returners: Madison Pflaster (Sr., G), Carly Ansell (Sr., F), Jenna DiSalvo (Sr., G), Grace Wilgucki (Jr., F), Jeeda Ani (Jr., G), Fran Fischer (Jr., C), Gabby Mahoney (Jr., G), Erin Kennedy (So., G)

Key newcomers: Paige Place (Sr., F), Marissa Mahoney (F., G), Christine Yost (So., G), Christine Raso (So., G)

KEYPORT

Coach: Deboney Braithwaite, third season

Record last year: 10-13

Key returners: Jill Trigg (Sr., G), Rachel Trigg (Sr., G), Erin Harrigan (Jr., F), Gabi Piccini (Jr., F)

Key newcomers: Danielle Piccini (Sr., G), Madison Daubenberger (Sr., F), Anita Demaj (Jr., G), Nicole Blackmon (So., G), Sherelle Hill (So., F), Makaela Tuccille (So., G), Alexis Bennett (Fr., F).

KEANSBURG

Coach: Katie Toole, first season

Record last year: 7-12

Key returners: Ashley Andalora (Sr., F), Stephanie Walters (So., G), Julia Pepe (Sr., F), Angela Kabongo (Jr., F), Haley McCormick (Sr., G), Erin Best (So., G),

Key newcomers: Rachel Hunt (Sr., G), Shyanne Hansen (So., G), Cheyenne Lyons (So., G).

ASBURY PARK

Coach: Joyel Furges, first season

Record last year: 2-17

Key returners: Porschia Witherspoon (Jr., F), Keyonna Weaver (Jr., F), Toraya Reid (Jr., F), Shavonna Pearsall (So., C), Destiny Smith (Jr., C)

Key newcomers: Mary Graham (Fr., G), Krystina Barnes (Fr., G), Kiara Wood (Fr., C), LaShawn Walker (Fr., F), Frantzicia Paul (Fr., F), Hope Talmadge (So., G), Keyonna Gary (So., F), Juelle Coleman (Fr., F), I’Keyia Richardson (Sr., G).

HENRY HUDSON

Coach: Justin Grimes, second season

Record last year: 3-16

Key returners: Gabby Titus (So.), Kelley Trinidad (So.), Rebecca Kammers (Sr.), Jacque Plumaker (Sr.), Noel Dempsey (So.), Ali Quast (So.)

Key newcomers: Sarah Bellicose (Fr.), Kallie Davison (Fr.), Krupa Lanka (So.)

CLASS B SOUTH

MONSIGNOR DONOVAN

Coach: Jerry Bruno, fourth season

Record last year: 20-4

Key returners: Sammy Broo (Sr., G), Dana Carbone (Sr., F), Chelsea Crowe (Jr., G), Kelsey McGeehan (Jr., G), Abby roth (Jr., F), Annie Taylor (Jr., F)

Key newcomers: Keityln Borghesi (So., G), Caroline DeMartino (So., G), Danielle Frey (So., F), Megan Loughry (So., F), Alyssa Wilson (Fr., G), Anna Zalepa (Fr., F).

POINT BORO

Coach: David Drew, sixth season

Record last year: 26-3

Key returners: Brielle Barber (Sr., G), Jamie Pike (Sr., G), Lindsey Havens (Jr., G), Brianna Skinner (Jr., F)

Key newcomers: Julie Kloza (Sr., G), Paige Snyder (Sr., G), Shannon Kelly (Jr., G), Madison Martin (Jr., F), Emily Henn (Jr., F), Melissa Alfonso (So., F), Jenna Andukar (So., G), Amu Bergquist (So., G), Robin Fiorentino (So., F)

CENTRAL

Coach: John Truhan, 15th season

Record last year: 14-10

Key returners: Brianne Allender, Katelyn Kuster, Lindsey Mahnken, Ashley Marino, Jackie Bobinski, Abbey Matthews, Theresa Blumberg, Jade Cunningham, Adrianna DeJesus

Key newcomers: Samantha Wilber, Rachel Rice, Alexis Monguso, Erin Trapp, Emily Osborne, Ashley DellaPietro, Alexis Jensen

MANCHESTER

Coach: David Beauchemin, third season

Record last year: 4-19

Key returners: Taylor Gross (Sr., G), Jordan Quigley (Jr., C), Anissa Fucci (So., G)

Key newcomers: Ravanne Wolff (Sr., F), Lyric Green (So., G), Dejah Adams (Fr., F)

BARNEGAT

Coach: Tammy Nicolini, first season

Record last year: 9-16

Key returners: Shannon GiGrazio (Sr., G), Gianna Pelachaty (Jr., G)

Key newcomers: Ashley Toner (Fr.), Roxy Urso (Fr.), Shawna Anderson (So.)

JACKSON LIBERTY

Coach: Laura Borrelli, first season

Record last year: 16-9

Key returners: Adelle Hickman (Sr., G), Haley Kopf (Jr., F), Jazmin McGhee (Sr., F)

Key newcomers: Jule Cruddup (Sr., G), Lucy Kosty (Jr., G), Tereza Trubiano (Jr., G), Lauren Bungay (Fr., G), Kristin Yoo (So., G), Kaylyn Santiago (Jr., F)

LAKEWOOD

Coach: Ryan Shapiro, second season

Record last year: 1-18

Key returners: Jamilia Vaughn (Sr., F), Maqueda Jones (Sr., F), Ashley Vargas (Jr., G), Phylice Beverette (Jr., F)

Key newcomers: Shana Rayside (So., C), Carolay Vargas (Jr., G)

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