MAYS LANDING - Southern's Boys Soccer team defeated Oakcrest 3-2 on Thursday afternoon in preparation for next week's State Tournament.
Southern faced a solid team in the tuneup. The Falcons are 15-3-1 on the season and the No. 2 seed in the South Jersey Group II section.
Kevin Kiernan scored three goals for the Rams who are 12-2-2 on the season. The Rams will host Williamstown Tuesday at 2 p.m. at home in the first round of the NJSIAA South Jersey Group IV playoffs.