EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick boys soccer team advanced in the first round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament with an 8-0 victory over J.P. Stevens on Saturday.

East Brunswick (11-6) broke out to a 6-0 lead by halftime. Josh Newton scored three goals and Ivan Loncar had two goals and three assists. John Elqumos added two goals and junior Phil Han had a goal and an assist for the Bears.

Lucas Espada (2) and Keegan Roeder (3) combined to make five saves in net for East Brunswick, which outshot the Hawks, 18-5.