Lady Eagles three-peat sectional title

SSZ has highlights and post-game reaction from Middletown South’s 55-40 win over Neptune in the Central Jersey Group 3 championship game plus the latest matchups involving all the Shore Conference teams still in the hunt for a state title

Middletown South 55 Neptune 40

Stephanie Karcz had another complete game with 18 points, 10 rebounds, 7 steals and 2 key blocked shots in the 4th quarter as the Lady Eagles beat the Scarlet Fliers for the third consecutive year for a Central Jersey Group 3 title.  Freshman Isla Brennan added 16 points and Alexandra Balsamo had 9 points and 8 rebounds.


Central Jersey Group 3 Finals

(1) Middletown South 55  (3) Neptune 40

South Jersey Group 3 Finals

(1) Ocean City 37  (3) Toms River East 29

Non-Public South “A” Semifinals

(1) Saint John Vianney 59  (4) Red Bank Catholic 33


Non-Public South “B” FINALS

(7) Saint Rose vs. (1) Rutgers Prep, 5:00 pm at Jackson Liberty High School

Central Jersey Group 2 FINALS

(4) Rumson-Fair Haven at (2) Manasquan, 6:30 pm


Group 3 State Semifinals

Middletown South vs. Ocean City, 7:00 pm at Deptford High School

Non-Public South “A” FINALS

(3) Gloucester Catholic vs. (1) Saint John Vianney, 5:00 pm at Jackson Liberty High School