SSZ has four games of state semifinal action including RBC’s 44-14 beatdown of three time state champ St. Joe’s-Montvale as well as a last second field goal from Matawan and dominating performances by Jackson Memorial and Middletown South


SSZ brings your four great state semifinal games

* RBC pulls off a shocker knocking off three time defending state champ St. Joe’s-Montvale – see all the highlights and extended post-game reaction from the Caseys

* Jackson Memorial continues to surge into December – the Jaguars avanged its only loss of 2014 with a dominating performance against Brick – see all the big plays and hear from QB Joe DeMaio

* Middletown South is set to battle Jackson Memorial in the CJ G4 Finals – see the Eagles win over Neptune

* The thriller of the night came in Matawan as the Huskies got a last second field goal to beat Ocean – we’ve got all the drama!


Here are all the playoff scores:

Week 11 Playoff Scoreboard
Central Jersey Group 5
(3) Manalapan28
(2) Hillsborough6FINAL
Central Jersey Group 4
(4) Neptune3
(1) Middletown South27FINAL
(3) Jackson Memorial44
(2) Brick Township0FINAL
Central Jersey Group 3
(8) Ocean Township20
(5) Matawan23FINAL
(3) Carteret21
(2) Long Branch17FINAL
Central Jersey Group 2
(3) Cinnamonson13
(2) Rumson-Fair Haven49FINAL
Central Jersey Group 1
(4) Middlesex13
(1) Shore Regional28FINAL
South Jersey Group 5
(8) Toms River North14
(4) Cherokee37FINAL
South Jersey Group 3
(4) Central Regional18
(1) Allentown25FINAL
Non-Public Group 3
(4) Saint John Vianney26
(1) Delbarton38FINAL
(3) St. Joe's (Montvale)14
(2) Red Bank Catholic44FINAL
Non-Public Group 1
(5) Mater Dei Prep18
(1) St. Joe's (Hamm.)41FINAL


State Championship Locations and Times

We’re supposed to get confirmation on Sunday on the times and location of all state championship games.  As soon as we get it, we’ll post it on SSZ.

Final Game Ball vote this Sunday!

Don’t forget to check back in at SSZ this Sunday when we post the Top Play/Top Performer nominees for this week’s Monmouth Building Center Game Ball.  We’ll have polls up from Sunday morning until Tuesday night at 8:00 pm.

IPlay Plays of the Year Voting coming soon!

The Game Balls may come to a close this week, but the voting continues.  After the Thanksgiving games, SSZ will post the Plays of the Year, brought to you by our new partner, IPlay America in Freehold!  We’ll have the best of the best from 2014 with the winners receiving an invitation to the first annual Shore Sports Zone football banquet on December 16th at IPlay America