BARNEGAT — Steinert High School in Hamilton Township, Mercer County traveled to Barnegat on Saturday.  The problem for the Spartans is that they faced Jaxon Baker and the Bengals after the long ride. Baker scored  19 points while Isaiah Gerena garnered 17 more as Barnegat defeated Steinert, 66-53.

Nicholas Revello recorded 14 points for Barnegat (10-3), which led 38-20 at halftime.

Emanuel Obika sank four 3-pointers in a game-high 20 points for Steinert (4-11). Trevor Giordano scored 11 points while Nymere Whitaker chipped in 10 in the loss.