LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The Livingston boys soccer team advanced in the first round of the Essex County Tournament with a 1-0 victory over Belleville on Thursday.

Jake Goldstein scored the goal in the second half for the Lancers (6-4-2) after a scoreless opening half. Elijah Elster made three saves in the victory.

Fifth-seeded Livingston moves on and will play at fourth-seeded Montclair-Kimberley in the quarterfinal round on Saturday.