By: Record Sports Staff
NJIC FOOTBALL SCORES
ELMWOOD PARK 41, MANCHESTER 6 (at Elmwood Park): Rutgers-bound senior quarterback Michael Dare threw for 147 yards and three touchdowns as the Crusaders stretched their winning streak to five games with a Colonial Division win.
Dare has 19 touchdown passes in the past five games. Senior running back Sean Violante carried 17 times for 128 yards and two touchdowns.
WALDWICK/MIDLAND PARK 49, RUTHERFORD 14 (at Rutherford): Jeremy Zaukas scored three TDs and the No. 8 Warriors piled up 275 yards of offense, stretching their winning streak to eight games with a Colonial Division victory.
Zach Van Kat returned an interception for a touchdown, and Ron Kruis connected on seven extra points.
GARFIELD 32, PALISADES PARK/LEONIA 0 (at Garfield): Alex Victorino threw for 221 yards and two touchdowns, and Aveon Irving ran for 168 yards and two scores as the No. 16 Boilermakers picked up a Colonial Division win. Steven Nolasco led the defense with two interceptions and Damian Ramirez deflected three passes.
WEEHAWKEN 28, WOOD-RIDGE 15 (at Wood-Ridge): The Indians had three running backs rush for more than 100 yards in the same game for the first time in program history en route to a Patriot Division win.
Senior quarterback Oliver Molano ran for 139 yards and two touchdowns in the first half. Isaiah Abreu ran for 103 yards, and Javier Lopez picked up 103 yards and a touchdown for the Indians (4-4).
WALLINGTON 35, QUEEN OF PEACE 22 (at North Arlington): Pawel Koc scored three touchdowns, leading the Panthers (3-5) to their third win in four games in Patriot Division play.
ST. MARY 52, EMERSON 12 (at Rutherford): Senior running back Keon Banks carried 24 times for 213 yards and five touchdowns to lead the No. 13 Gaels (8-0) to a Patriot Division win.
GLEN ROCK 42, RIDGEFIELD 6 (at Glen Rock): Senior quarterback Brady Miller ran for three touchdowns and threw for another as the No. 20 Panthers picked up their fourth straight win in a Liberty Division contest.
POMPTON LAKES 44, LYNDHURST 13 (at Pompton Lakes): Sal Negrini scored four touchdowns to lead the Cardinals to a Liberty Division win.