South Hunterdon football held on to the Battle of the Bridges trophy by blanking New Hope-Solebury, 31-0, on Thanksgiving morning in the snow and mud at South Hunterdon. The Eagles defense was suffocating, not allowing the Lions a first down all game. Shane Carey and Myles Johnson each ran in two touchdowns for South Hunterdon, which will now prepare for its NJSIAA Central, Group I final against Shore Regional next Saturday at Kean University in Union.
South Hunterdon boys’ soccer took possession of the River Cup with a 3-2 victory over visiting Solebury School on Saturday night. The Eagles led, 2-0, at halftime, behind goals from Jacob Von Giebel (Marcos Delcid assist) in the 6th minute and Antonio Gasparro, courtesy of a penalty kick, in the 9th minute. Matt Ludak assisted on both Spartan goals, which went to Milo Luciano and Dylan Foley, in the second half. Brandon Panetta scored the game-winner for South Hunterdon in the 56th minute. South Hunterdon held a 17-9 advantage in shots. Gabe Kass made 11 saves for Solebury.