Rumson-Fair Haven 41, Holmdel 7
Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School moved to 3-0 in a 41-7 rout of Holmdel High School (1-2). Junior running back Charlie Volker ran for 133 yards on 13 carries and two touchdowns — all in the first half — to help the Bulldogs to their third win in as many weeks.
Red Bank Catholic 45, St. John Vianney 0
Red Bank Catholic High School won its 27th consecutive game against a Shore Conference opponent in a 45-0 win over St. John Vianney. The win moved the Caseys to 3-0 after a win over Red Bank Regional High School and Manasquan High School. Red Bank Catholic and Rumson are tied atop A-Central.
Middletown South 24, Howell 7
Middletown High School South won its first divisional game of the season, topping Howell 24-7, on the road. The Eagles jumped out to a 14-0 lead before pulling away for the victory in the second half. The Eagles (2-0) will take on Manalapan High School next week in a battle between the two top teams in A-North.
Manalapan 49, Middletown North 14
Middletown High School North dropped to 0-2 in a 49-14 road loss to Manalapan. After losing to Brick Memorial High School last week, the Lions are still in search of their first win under first year head coach Steve Bush.
Read the Oct. 4 edition of The Two River Times for details of these games.