STAFFORD - Southern Regional at 43 entering the fourth quarter on Tuesday night against Toms River East. The Rams outscored East 22-19 to take the 65-62 victory at home. 

Southern was led by Cole Markley with 17 points, Vinnie Deck with 13 and Jay Silva with 10. Alex Mannon scored nine points, nine rebounds, four assists and a steal. 

This was a satisfying victory for the Rams.  "Toms River East is a talented, well coached team," said Coach Eric Fierro. "Credit to our players tonight, they fought through adversity and found a way to win. Our goal is to be playing our best basketball in February.  We feel like we are headed in that direction."

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Southern's next contest is Thursday, hosting Lacey at 6:30 p.m. 

 

Toms River East (6-7) 10 13 20 19 62
Southern (6-9) 9 15 19 22 65

Toms River East Player Stats

Player 2pt 3pt FT Total Points Rebounds Assists Blocks Steals
Josh Nicol 3 2 1 13 0 0 0 0
Ryan Goodall 1 1 2 7 0 0 0 0
Mikey Goodall 6 2 6 24 0 0 0 0
Riley Engelhard 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 0
Aidan Meola 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
M Roma 4 0 1 9 0 0 0 0
Total: 18 5 11 62 0 0 0 0

Southern Team Stats

Rebounds Assists Blocks Steals
26 8 0 6

Southern Player Stats

Player 2pt 3pt FT Total Points Rebounds Assists Blocks Steals
Vinnie Deck 3 1 4 13 3 2 0 2
Will Devane 1 0 3 5 0 1 0 1
Joe Infurna 2 1 0 9 1 0 0 0
Alex Manno 2 0 5 9 9 4 0 1
Cole Markley 7 0 3 17 5 1 0 2
Ben Ridgway 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cole Robinson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jay Silva 4 0 2 10 6 0 0 0
Johnny Tilton 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0
Total: 19 2 19 65 26 8 0 6