RFH scores upset win at Middletown Holiday Tourney

Blake Lerner’s goal in the final minute gave Rumson-Fair Haven a 5-4 win over Hunterdon Central in the Middletown Holiday Tourney.  We’ve got highlights of RFH’s big win and all the scores from the six team event that has two more days of action

Rumson-Fair Haven 5 Hunterdon Central 4

Blake Lerner’s shot from behind the goal line in the corner deflected into the net with :44 seconds left to give Rumson-Fair Haven a 5-4 win over Hunterdon Central in the Middletown Holiday Tournament.  The Bulldogs played come from behind throughout the final two periods.  Jack Wyckoff’s goal in the second period tied the game at 3 and after the Red Devils took a 4-3 advantage, Colin Anderson got the equalizer in the third period.  Hunterdon Central came into the game with a 5-1-1 record and was ranked #18 in the latest NJ.com state poll.  RFH improves to 5-4 with the win.  Watch the highlights from Tuesday afternoon:

Middletown Holiday Tournament Scores and Schedule

Tuesday, December 27th

Middletown South 4  Jackson Liberty 3

Middletown North vs. Brick Township

Rumson-Fair Haven 5  Hunterdon Central 4

Wednesday, December 28th

Rumson-Fair Haven vs. Brick Township, 8:15 am

Middletown South vs. Hunterdon Central, 10:00 am

Middletown North vs. Jackson Liberty, 11:45 am

Friday, December 30th

Middletown North vs. Hunterdon Central, 8:15 am

Rumson-Fair Haven vs. Jackson Liberty, 10:00 am

Middletown South vs. Brick Township, 11:45 am


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