STAFFORD - The Southern Rams football squad had an exciting victory last Friday night over the Shore's 10th ranked squad Toms River North 22-14. This Friday night Rams faced the number one ranked Manalapan in a non-conference matchup.
Luke Corcione led Manalapan when he threw an 85-yard touchdown to Symir Blacknall in the first quarter and Manalapan took control defeating the Southern Rams 35-0. Naim Mayfield ran for three touchdowns for 12, 17, and 2 yards respectively. Chris Maksimik also had a 1-yard touchdown.
The Rams were led by Matt Barnett with 58 yards on 8 carries on the ground. Barnett had a pass reception that went for 22 yards. Nate Farina and Joseph Guglielmo each hauled in a pass for Southern. Quarterback Sean Distelcamp converted on 3 for 8 passes for 35 yards in the air.
- 1st: Manalapan: Symir Blacknall 85 pass from Luke Corcione (Dave Gelb kick)
- 1st: Manalapan: Naim Mayfield 12 run (Dave Gelb kick)
- 2nd: Manalapan: Chris Maksimik 1 run (Dave Gelb kick)
- 2nd: Manalapan: Naim Mayfield 17 run (Dave Gelb kick)
- 4th: Manalapan: Naim Mayfield 2 run (Dave Gelb kick)Passing