BRICK — The Brick Memorial football team fell 42-20 to Raritan in the final game of the season on Friday, Nov. 20.
Raritan was the first to strike, but Memorial kept it close with an Akhi Barksdale touchdown run for 13 yards and the 7-7 tie.
The Rockets scored two more touchdowns for the 21-7 halftime lead and added another trio of touchdowns in the second half to jump ahead 42-7.
Late in the third Rahmere Hutchinson took over under center after multiple unsportsmanlike calls took Mustangs off the field. Following his entrance, Hutchinson scored on a four-yard run early in the fourth and found Mike Angrosina for the 10-yard touchdown catch, 42-20.
The Mustangs won three out of their last four games of the season and finished with an overall record of 3-5.
Pinelands 34 Point Beach 14
The Point Beach football team fell to Pinelands 34-14 on Thursday, Nov. 19.
The Garnet Gulls kept it close early, trailing 14-7 with four minutes left in the half, but a last-minute Wildcats score had Beach trailing by two touchdowns, 21-7. Beach managed to score before the break to cut the deficit to 21-14.
In the fourth, the Wildcats scored two more touchdowns to go up 34-14.
Beach is currently 0-7 on the season. There is a possibility Beach could pick up another game, but there is nothing scheduled as of late.