HS Football: Opening week results, recaps, photos and coverage from August 26-28

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Saturday 27 August

  • Delbarton at Seton Hall Prep | πŸŽ₯ Watch ON DEMAND

Friday 26 August

  • Irvington at Woodbridge | πŸŽ₯ Watch ON DEMAND

Selected reporting from Sunday

fight on the beach

in Ocean City

No. 5 Millville 41, Thomas Jefferson (Pa.) 10

  • Recap: Millville Cruises after a bumpy start
  • box score

Holy Spirit 34, Cherokee 31

Edison 42, Cedar Creek 21

Sunday scoreboard

Sunday 28 August

LARGE CENTRAL

Edison 42, Cedar Creek 21 – box score

WJFL

Millville 41, Thomas Jefferson (PA) 10 – boxing result

Holy Ghost 34, Cherokee 31 – Box Score

Edison 42, Cedar Creek 21 – box score

Independently

Millville 41, Thomas Jefferson (PA) 10 – boxing result

Selected reporting from Saturday

fight on the beach

In Ocean City

17 Wayne Valley, 13 Delran

  • Recap: Versatile QB leads Wayne Valley to victory
  • box score

No. 13 Toms River North 28, Washington Township 21

No. 3 St. Peter’s Prep 41, St. Augustine 7

No. 7 Red Bank Catholic 33, St. John Vianney 7

  • recap: New QB stars as RBC rolls in Shore showdown
  • box score

Other games

Metuchen 40, Hochlandpark 6

No. 2 Bergen Catholic 49, Cardinal Gibbons (NC) 14

  • Recap: Crusaders roll in for the season opener
  • box score

#15 Seton Hall Prep 32, #10 Delbarton 27

Spotswood 28, Bishop Eustace 14

Top 20 results

Scoreboard Saturday

Saturday 27 August

LARGE CENTRAL

Metuchen 40, Highland Park 6 – box score

Somerville 31, Mastery Camden 7 – box score

Spotswood 28, Bishop Eustace 14 – Box Score

SFC

Wayne Valley 17, Delran 13 – box score

Bergen Catholic 49, Cardinal Gibbons (NC) 14 – box score

Sussex Tech 25, Parsippany 13 – Boxing Result

Seton Hall Prep 32, Delbarton 27 – Box Score

Pope John 16, Montclair Immaculate 6 – Box Score

West Essex 41, Mount Carmel (MD) 18 – Box Score

St Peter’s Prep 41, St Augustine 7 – Box Score

RIVERBANK

Toms River North 28, Washington Township 21 – Box Score

Red Bank Catholic 33, St. John Vianney 7 – Box Score

WJFL

Wayne Valley 17, Delran 13 – box score

Toms River North 28, Washington Township 21 – Box Score

Spotswood 28, Bishop Eustace 14 – Box Score

St Peter’s Prep 41, St Augustine 7 – Box Score

Chardon (OH) 33, Camden 6 – box score

Independently

Bergen Catholic 49, Cardinal Gibbons (NC) 14 – box score

Somerville 31, Mastery Camden 7 – box score

West Essex 41, Mount Carmel (MD) 18 – Box Score

Chardon (OH) 33, Camden 6 – box score

Friday’s special coverage

fight on the beach

In Ocean City

Mainland 37, Egg Harbor 0

No. 19 Salem 53, Cedar Grove 13

Downingtown West (Pa.) 47, Highland 13

  • Summary: Whippets good on the ground
  • box score

Neshaminy (Pa.) 21, Ocean City 0

  • Recap: The Redskins ground game dominates
  • box score

Other games

Scotch Plains-Fanwood 38, North Plainfield 16

No. 1 Don Bosco Prep 48, Archbishop Spalding (Md.) 28

  • Recap: Ironmen show room for growth
  • box score

No. 17 West Morris 28, Mendham 7

Cherry Hill West 42, Clearview 7

Shawnee 30, North Burlington 28

  • Recap: Big rally falls short
  • box score

20 Irvington, 7 Woodbridge

Watchung Hills 31, Bayonne 0

Montgomery 29, Robbinsville 6

29 North Hunterdon, 8 Hunterdon Central

  • Summary: Edwards, ground game overpowered
  • box score

Verona 14, Morris Hills 6

  • Recap: Improved D, Big Catch Lift Hillbillies
  • box score

Lawrence 35, Princeton 12

Woodbury 38, Maple 14

Top 20 results

Scoreboard for Friday

Friday 26 August

LARGE CENTRAL

Manville 30, Keyport 20 – box score

Colonia 17, New Brunswick 7 – Box Score

Timber Creek 26, St. Thomas Aquinas 21 – Box Score

Passaic Tech 32, Bridgewater-Raritan 7 – box score

New Providence 29, Gov. Livingston 9 – Box Score

Irvington 20, Woodbridge 7 – box score

Watchung Hills 31, Bayonne 0 – Boxing Score

Montgomery 29, Robbinsville 6 – Boxing Score

Bernards 21, Overbrook 6 – box score

North Hunterdon 29, Hunterdon Central 8 – Box Score

Scotch Plains-Fanwood 38, North Plainfield 16 – Box Score

Carteret 29, Iselin Kennedy 9 – Box Score

Old Bridge 40, Trenton 6 – Box Score

NJIC

Lodi 26, Manchester Regional 14 Box Score

SFC

Newark Collegiate 7, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy 0 – Box Result

Salem 53, Cedar Grove 13 – Box Score

Good Advice (MD) 42, St. Joseph (Mont.) 21 – Box Score

Passaic Tech 32, Bridgewater-Raritan 7 – box score

Irvington 20, Woodbridge 7 – box score

Morristown 24, Livingston 9 – box score

Watchung Hills 31, Bayonne 0 – Boxing Score

Montville 51, Morris Catholic 21 – Box Score

Verona 14, Morris Hills 6 – box score

West Morris 28, Mendham 7 – box score

Don Bosco Prep 48, Archbishop Spalding (MD) 28 – Box Score

Chatham 21, Mount Olive 14 – Box Score

Passaic 58, Belleville 12 – Box Score

RIVERBANK

Manville 30, Keyport 20 – box score

Southern 28, West Windsor Plainsboro South 0 – Box Score

Manalapan 31, Freehold Township 7 – Box Score

WJFL

Mainland 37, Egg Harbor 0 – Box Score

Salem 53, Cedar Grove 13 – Box Score

Downingtown West (PA) 48, Highlands 13 – Box Score

Woodbury 38, Maple Shade 14 – Box Score

Penn’s Grove 48, Burlington City 14 – Box Score

Hammonton 20, Notre Dame 14 – Box Score

Oakcrest 7, Vineland 6 – box score

Timber Creek 26, St. Thomas Aquinas 21 – Box Score

Gloucester 21, Schalick 0 – boxing result

Southern 28, West Windsor Plainsboro South 0 – Box Score

Shawnee 30, Northern Burlington 28 – Box Score

Cherry Hill West 42, Clearview 7 – Box Score

Lawrence 35, Princeton 12 – box score

Neshaminy (PA) 21, Ocean City 0 – boxing result

Montgomery 29, Robbinsville 6 – Boxing Score

Bernards 21, Overbrook 6 – box score

Rancocast Valley 21, Williamstown 14 – Box Score

Moorestown 28, Burlington Township 8 – Box Score

Collingswood 21, Kensington (PA) 6 – Boxing Score

Old Bridge 40, Trenton 6 – Box Score

Independently

Newark Collegiate 7, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy 0 – Box Result

Downingtown West (PA) 48, Highlands 13 – Box Score

Good Advice (MD) 42, St. Joseph (Mont.) 21 – Box Score

Neshaminy (PA) 21, Ocean City 0 – boxing result

Don Bosco Prep 48, Archbishop Spalding (MD) 28 – Box Score

Collingswood 21, Kensington (PA) 6 – Boxing Score

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Bill Evans covers the West Jersey Football League. He can be reached at bevans@njadvancemedia.com. Follow him on Twitter @BEvansSports

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