BARNEGAT - Matthew White scored to give seventh-seeded Barnegat a 1-0 win over 10th-seeded Sterling in  he first round of the South Jersey, Group 2 tournament in Barnegat.

Justin Gomez provided the assist for Barnegat in the opening half. 

With the win, Barnegat (11-6-1) will face second-seeded Oakcrest on Friday.