RFH repeats as state champs

SSZ has highlights and post-game reaction from Rumson-Fair Haven’s 21-0 win over Delaware Valley at Kean University in the Central Jersey Group 2 championship game

UNION – Charlie Volker ran for 161 yards and a score and the Rumson-Fair Haven defense produced a touchdown, key turnovers and a shutout in a 21-0 win over Delaware Valley.  The Bulldogs win their second straight Central Jersey Group 2 title.  RFH opened the game with a 9 play, 99 yard drive capped off by a Volker 49 yard TD run.  In the 2nd quarter, junior defensive back Matt Waters picked up a loose football and ran 53 yards for a score.  In the 4th, RFH had another long drive capped off by a Mike O’Connor TD pass to Murray McHeffey.

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Bulldogs QB Mike O’Connor

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Jackson Reid recovers a fumble

SCORING SUMMARY

Rumson-Fair Haven 21 Delaware Valley 0

1st Quarter – Charlie Volker 49 yard TD run (RFH 7 Delaware Valley 0)

2nd Quarter – Matt Waters 53 yard fumble return for TD (RFH 14 Delaware Valley 0)

4th Quarter – Mike O’Connor 23 yard TD pass to Murray McHeffey (RFH 21 Delaware Valley 0)

SSZ State Championship Coverage

Click on the home page and see our full state championship coverage from every game involving Shore Conference teams.  Coming up on Sunday night, we’ll have a full breakdown of RBC’s quest for a state title when they take on Delbarton at MetLife Stadium

State Sectional Scores  
Central Jersey Group 3
Matawan27
Carteret7FINAL
Central Jersey Group 5
Manalapan21
South Brunswick7FINAL
Central Jersey Group 1
South Hunterdon12
Shore Regional42FINAL
Central Jersey Group 4
Jackson Memorial21
Middletown South18FINAL
Central Jersey Group 2
Delaware Valley0
Rumson-Fair Haven21FINAL
Non-Public Group 3
Red Bank Catholic45
Delbarton20FINAL

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