TINTON FALLS — Jaxon Baker netted a game-high 22 points to lead Barnegat to a 57-54 win over Monmouth on Saturday at Monmouth. The Bengals led 36-24 at the half. Barnegat held on to the victory even thought they were outscored 30-21 in the second half. 

Isaiah Gerena chipped in 19 points for Barnegat.

Kiran Desai scored 19 points for Monmouth (2-15), while Aiden Denton added on 13 points, and AJ Po scored 12 points.

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Barnegat's record improves to 12-4. 

Team  1 2 3 4 Final
Barnegat (12-4)                                            18    18    8 13     57
Monmouth (2-15) 14 10 13 17 54

Barnegat Game Stats

Player 2-pt FG 3-pt FG Free Throws Points Rebounds Assists Blocks Steals Games Played
NicholasRevello  0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1
Jared Krey 3 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 1
Jaxon Baker                                                            6 1 7 22 0 0 0 0 1
Brendan Revello 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1
Isaiah Gerena 8 0 3 19 0 0 0 0 1
Shane Savastano 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Tyler Quinn 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 1

Monmouth Game Stats

Player 2-pt FG 3-pt FG Free Throws Points Rebounds Assists Blocks Steals Games Played
Jake Marcincak                                              0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Brian Yadlon 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1
Telesford 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1
Myles Lida 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 1
AJ Po 5 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 0
Kiran Desai 4 3 2 19 0 0 0 0 1
Aiden Denton 3 1 4 13 0 0 0 0 1