SOMERSET, NJ -- Ridge scored three goals in the first period and went on to a 5-1 ice hockey victory over Middletown North Friday night.

Matt Balzarotti, Jimmy McNally and Jamie Zimmerman each scored in the first period for the Red Devils (8-1-2). Colin Kirkwood scored in the second period, and McNally scored his second goal in the third period.

Sean Leach and Nick DelGaizo finished with two assists apiece in the victory. Marcus Fabiunke saved 11 shots out of the 12 he faced by Middletown North.