Lancers top Cougars

Lancers top Cougars


Lancers top Cougars


The visiting St. John Vianney boys volleyball team, led by Chris Lionette’s three kills, 25 assists and five digs, downed Colts Neck, 2-1, in Shore Conference Class A North on Tuesday.

The Lancers (4-1, 3-0) pulled out the win with a 25-22 victory in the third game. They lost the opener, 25-23, and won the second game, 25-20.

Andrew Zimms added nine kills, five blocks and four digs. Justin Sandy contributed seven kills and two digs and Robert Benson added four kills, two blocks and two digs.

For Colts Neck (4-2, 1-2), Jack Lind put up 13 kills, two blocks and seven digs. Hongliang Zhang added six digs, two blocks and six kills. Dan Clayman handed out 33 assists and Chris LoMauro put home eight kills.

CBA 2, MARLBORO 0: Doug Dzema, John Gatens and Nick Osborne propelled the Colts (3-0, 3-0) past the host Mustangs (1-3, 1-2) in Class A North.

Dzema notched six kills and 12 assists. Gatens put six kills and three digs into the book. Osborne added five kills.

Marlboro’s Brandon D’Lima had eight kills and 10 digs. Dylan O’Handley added 15 assists and two digs.

RB CATHOLIC 2, MANCHESTER 1: The Caseys (2-1, 2-0) edged the Hawks (1-2, 1-1), 25-21, in the third game for a Class A Central victory.

The Caseys’ Ryan Farley notched four blocks and 29 assists. Kevin Brennan added three kills and four digs. J.P. Legrottaglia contributed 15 kills and six blocks. James Taylor added nine kills and four digs. Mac Feester contributed two kills, three blocks and four digs.

For Manchester, Doug DeSimone finished with seven kills, two blocks, five digs and three aces. Blake Borsetti had 10 kills, six blocks and 15 assists. Ali Yildirim added 20 digs.

Josh Guzman added six kills and six blocks. Antoine Brown had three kills, two blocks and five digs.

SOUTHERN 2, CENTRAL 0: Jimmy Ayers’ five kills and three blocks helped the host Rams (5-0, 2-0) past the Golden Eagles (1-2, 1-2) in Class A South.

Adriel Dunwoody added four kills and six blocks. Luke King handed out 11 assists and Jake Logue contributed four kills.

Ambrose Powell led the Golden Eagles with two kills and five digs.

WALL 2, LONG BRANCH 0: Ryan Donahue’s four kills and five aces and Chris Smith’s three aces and four digs led the visiting Crimson Knights (2-0, 1-0) past the Green Wave (0-3, 0-2) in Class A Central.

Mike Smith added 11 assists. Eddie Palluzzi contributed five kills.


MONMOUTH 3, SHORE 2: Vanni Roa won his match at second singles leading the Falcons (1-1, 1-1) over the Blue Devils (0-2, 0-2) in a Class A Central match. Greg Wall also secured a point at third singles for the Falcons after he defeated Derek Moore 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.

Sophomore Matt Resnikoff won his match at first singles for the Blue Devils after he defeated Ivan Romano 7-6 (0), 2-6, 6-3.

WALL 5, RED BANK 0: Shane Jeffray won his match at first singles leading the Crimson Knights (3-0) over the Bucs (4-1) in a Class B North match.

Junior Conner Prasad also won his match at second singles for the Crimson Knights after he defeated Alan Macioszek 6-2, 6-2.

CBA 5, FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP 0: Junior Mike Montanelli won his match at first singles leading the Colts (2-0, 2-0) over the Patriots (3-2, 3-2) in a Class A North match.


HOWELL 10, TR SOUTH 5: Alec Dambach scored his two goals in the first half and also finished with seven assists as the Rebels (1-2) defeated the Indians (0-3) in a nondivisional game. Toms River South’s Robert Hailey had four goals.

TR EAST 8, JACKSON LIBERTY 2: Nick Lorenca scored his two goals in the first half and finished with two goals and one assist as the Raiders (2-2, 1-1) defeated the Lions (2-2, 1-1) in a Class A South game. Jackson Liberty’s Steve Quaranta had two goals.


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