St. Joseph (Met.) 2, J.F. Kennedy 0: Corey Ditmars paced second-seeded St. Joseph with eight kills and seven digs over 15th-seeded J.F. Kennedy (14-5) 25-14, 25-19 in the first round of the Central Jersey boys volleyball tournament. Justin Dai collected 20 assists, two digs and two aces, while Brenden Walsh had four aces for the Falcons. St. Joseph (29-10) will face the winner of seventh-seeded CBA and 10th-seeded South Brunswick in the quarterfinals.
East Brunswick 2, Hunterdon Central 1: Kyle Loesner and Marco Lonscar both had 11 kills, helping fourth-seeded East Brunswick (19-5) beat 13th-seeded Hunterdon Central (12-12) 24-26, 25-18, 25-19 in the first round of the Central Jersey boys volleyball tournament. Yoni Auerbach notched 10 kills with nine digs and Tom Pappas collected 37 assists for the Bears. East Brunswick will take on the winner of fifth-seeded St. John Vianney and 11-th seeded Wall in the quarterfinals.
Hillsborough 2, North Brunswick 0: Brad Gulch collected 12 kills, three blocks and four digs for sixth-seeded Hillsborough over 11th-seeded North Brunswick in the first round of the Central Jersey boys volleyball tournament. Mike Grabon added 10 kills with six assists and Connor McAvaddy tallied 27 assists, two aces and nine digs for the Raiders. Hillsborough will take on third-seeded Old Bridge in the quarterfinals on Tuesday.