NEWARK. NJ — Caldwell scored three touchdowns in the first quarter and went on to a 34-0 football victory over Newark Central Thursday night.

Luke Kurzum gave the Chiefs (3-2) a 6-0 lead with a 2-yard TD run in the first quarter. Jeff LaQuaglia's 6-yard TD run and Nick McNish's extra point made it 13-0. Tyler Nolan returned a punt for a TD to extend the Caldwell lead to 20-0.

The Chiefs struck again before halftime on Pat Capozzoli's 7-yard TD run in the third quarter. Ethan Cavallo capped the scoring with a 22-yard TD run in the fourth quarter.