BARNEGAT - Coach Rob Davis' Barnegat High School football squad defeated Shore Regional 28-22 at home on Friday night. Barnegat's record improves to 2-1 on the season.

The Bengals were led by running back TJ Crudup who ran for 100 yards and three touchdowns on 23 carries. Barnegat's Matt Scott returned a punt for a touchdown on 82 yard run. Senior Matt Vernieri made an interception with 2:54 left in contest to put the game in the books. 

Junior running back Shane McLaughlin had all three touchdowns for Shore, running for a 20-yard score, taking a screen pass 53 yards for a touchdown and catching a 40-yard touchdown pass from junior quarterback Mike McGhee.