Watch Monday 2.21 JSZ Hockey Highlights

The Road to the Rock is underway. We’ve got two games from the opneing night of the hockey state playoffs thanks to our great sponsors. Check them out NOW!

Bernards 4 Brick 2 | Public “C” Play-In

Bernards (15-3-3) advanced to the Public C playoffs with a 4-2 win over Brick (8-9-2) in the Play-In Round. Bernards led 3-1 after two periods of play thanks to a pair of scores from Aidan Gallagher. Brick cut it to a one score game in the third period, but a strong night at goal for sophomore goalie Baylyn Shankman continued to secure the victory. Shankman finished with 23 saves. JSZ’s Nery Rodriguez has the highlights and postgame reaction from Morristown: 

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Hopewell Valley 3 Ocean Township 2 (OT) | Public “C” Play-In

Cole Beck scored 4:29 into overtime to give Hopewell Valley a spot in the next round of the state playoffs and a showdown with Governor Livingston. Ocean rallied from 2-0 down with a pair of goals in the third. Owen Mumm’s goal with 3:17 left in regulation forced overtime. The Spartans got an early power play in the extra period but couldn’t cash in. JSZ’s Rich Chrampanis has the highlights and post-game reaction from Jersey Shore Arena in Wall: