Middletown South 52, Marlboro 18
Middletown South earned its second straight win to jump up to 4-2 before a brutal schedule against Red Bank Catholic (Nov. 1) and Colts Neck (Nov. 8).
After dropping back-to-back games, the Eagles have come on strong with back-to-back divisional wins over Freehold Township and Marlboro
South Brunswick 28, Middletown North
Middletown North made a bid to win its second straight game after opening the season 0-4, but the Lions fell short in a back and forth game with South Brunswick.
Middletown North cut South Brunswick’s lead to 21-14 in the third quarter, but it was unable to match the Vikings as it fell to 1-5.
Matawan 10, Red Bank 7
Red Bank rallied late after going down 10-0, but was unable to win for a second consecutive week after stating the season off 0-4.
With the loss, the Bucs drop to 1-5 and have failed to score more than seven points in all five of those losses.