Edison, NJ – The Edison High School football team defeated the South Brunswick Vikings in the first round of the NJSIAA - Central Group 5 New Jersey High School Football Playoff Bracket. Tylor Montford (Sr), who rushed for 98 yards on 16 carries, scored in the fourth quarter to put the Eagles ahead for good. In the second quarter, Eagles quarterback Lucas Loffredo (Jr) connected with Noah Stansbury (Sr) to tie the game at 7 after Vikings running back Ezequiel Johnson scored earlier in the quarter.
The Vikings were the defending NJSIAA Central Jersey, Group 5 champion. Now the sixth-seeded Eagles will move on the semifinals as they face second-seeded North Brunswick. North Brunswick defeated Trenton Central by a score of 40 to 27 in its first round playoff victory.