SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Under unseasonably warm temperatures, Scotch Plains-Fanwood and St. Joseph (Metuchen) played a mostly scoreless first half until Jordan Cimring broke the ice about 30 minutes into the period to make the score 1-1.
Shortly before the end of the half, Zach Halma found the back of the net, thanks to an assist by Zach Cimring.
In a fast paced second half, after the Raiders hit the post, Zach Cimring buried netted a goal of his own, helped by James Tenzer's assist.
The Falcons picked up their offensive intensity, and scored on a goal by Michael Echeverria. Shortly afterwards, the Raiders' Robert Viglione tallied an unassisted goal, rounding out the scoring.
With the win, the Raiders improve to 15-1-1 and next play in the Union County Tournament semifinals on Saturday against Summit at ALJ High School in Clark. St. Joseph dropped to 9-8-1.