RFH Boys Lacrosse Earns 5th Shore Conference Title

May 28th, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — May 27, 2014

 

RFH Boys Lacrosse Earns Fifth

Shore Conference Tournament Title

The RFH Boys Lacrosse team earned a fourth consecutive SCT championship with a score of 17-10 against Southern, bringing their total to five.

Rumson — The Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School boys lacrosse team won their fourth consecutive Shore Conference Tournament title, giving them a record-setting total of five SCT championships.

As the tournament’s top-seeded team, they defeated number two seed Southern with a score of 17-10 on May 13 at Monmouth University.

No other team has won as many championships during the 10-year history of boys lacrosse SCT. The RFH Bulldogs also own the greatest number of consecutive SCT championship wins.

High-scoring seniors included midfielder Chris Hubler (four goals, one assist), midfielder Chris Sutphen (three goals), attackman Dominic Padula (three goals, one assist), and attackman Colin Shea (two goals, two assists). RFH senior goalie Bryce Metzger made ten saves.

“Winning a fourth straight SCT championship is a terrific accomplishment, and I’m very happy that the boys attained one of their goals for the 2014 season,” said Head Coach Andy Eastwood. “This team, and especially the seniors, have worked very hard on and off the field to earn their success.”

In other RFH sports news –

•           Bridget Curran, an RFH senior midfielder, was recently selected to complete in the ninth annual Under Armour All-American Girls Lacrosse Classic. 46 girls from high schools across the U.S. were chosen for two teams that will compete on July 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Johnny Unitas Stadium at Townson University in Maryland. Curran, who has earned a total of 145 goals and 113 assists, is the third RFH player to be chosen for this honor. The RFH Girls Lacrosse team recently won the SCT championship, besting Red Bank Catholic with a score of 11-7.

•           The RFH Boys Golf Team earned the South/Central Group 2 State Championship with a victory over Wall High School.

•           Skipper Charlotte List and Crew Addie Sellig earned four First Place finishes out of seven races held at the New Jersey Interscholastic Sailing Association’s Girls Championship Regatta. 17 fleets consisting of 30 girls from eight New Jersey High Schools competed at the event held on May 14 at the Toms River Yacht Club.

 

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT –

Mary Ann Kampfe, RFHRHS Press Release Writer

mkampfe@rumsonfairhaven.org or 908-347-8885