Non-Public A champion St. Joseph-Metuchen was awarded the No. 1 seed and Group IV champ Linden the No. 4 seed in the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions on Sunday evening. The other teams involved are No. 2 Newark Eastside (Group III), No. 3 Roselle Catholic (Non-Public B), No. 5 Pitman (Group I) and No. 6 Newark Tech (Group II).
In Tuesday’s quarterfinals at Toms River’s Pine Belt Arena, Linden plays Pitman at 5:30 and Roselle Catholic faces Newark Tech at 7:30.
The top two seeds receive byes into Thursday’s semifinals at Monmouth University. St. Joseph plays the Linden-Pitman winner while Newark East Side plays the Roselle Catholic-Newark Tech winner. The semis tip at 5:30 and 7:30. The final takes place Monday, March 24 at 8 p.m. at Sun National Bank Arena in Trenton.