HOPATCONG, NJ - The Hopatcong boys soccer team advanced in the preliminary round of the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex Tournament with a 3-2 victory over Belvidere on Thursday afternoon.

Vaughn Cusano, JJ Lorenzo and Marcello Pizzaro each connected for one goal and Charlie Lopez contributed with an assist for eighth-seeded Hopatcong (6-7). Goalie Jonathan Yohanan made 10 saves in the victory.

It was the second 3-2 triumph in as many days for Hopatcong, which defeated Jefferson by that score on Wednesday, when Cusano netted two goals and Lopez one.