LAKEWOOD - The Southern Regional Rams, the No. 23 seed in the Shore Conference Tournament put a serious scare into No. 10 seeded Lakewood on Tuesday night in Lakewood. Lakewood won 33-28. 

The Rams defense was stellar. The score at the end of quarter one was only 4-2 Southern. Lakewood's Ryan Savoy scored 22 points to lead Lakewood to victory.

Southern's record is 15-8 and Lakewood is 18-4.  

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Jay Silva led Southern with eight points and 11 rebounds. 

Southern held the two top freshman from Lakewood Samir Padilla and Respect Tyleek scoreless.  

Lakewood will travel to play No. 7 Red Bank Catholic in the round of 16 on Thursday.

 

Southern (15-8)                     

4          9         7         8              28     

Lakewood (18-4)

2 13 6 22 33

 

Southern

  2PT 3PT FT PTS REB AST BLK STL
Luke Infurna                                        3 0 0 6 4 4 0 2
Nick Devane 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 0
Ben Ridgway 1 1 0 5 2 0 0 1
Noah Wasacz 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 2
Matt Godfrey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cole Robinson 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0
Jay Silva 4 0 0 8 11 1 0 0
Will Devane 1 0 0 3 6 0 1 0

Lakewood

  2PT 3PT FT PTS REB AST BLK STL
Bergstrom 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
T.J. Paturzo                                        1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0
Harris 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Respect Tyleek 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Ryan Savoy 7 0 8 22 0 0 0 0