UNION, NJ - In the Friday night season opener, Union's Justin Beckett ran for 202 yards and three touchdowns on 13 carries for a 40 - 13 Union win over Watchung Hills Regional at Union. 

Beckett was also 7-for-13 passing for 48 yards and had a 6-yard touchdown pass to Hansley Cenescar in the second quarter, when Union took a 14-7 lead.  Union made it 27-7 with a 13-0 third quarter as Beckett rushed for two touchdowns.

Jerron Whitfield ran for 121 yards and a touchdown for Union, including an 83-yard run in the fourth quarter, and Al-Tariq Jones scored on a 5-yard run.  Chris Bournes had three sacks for the Union defense.