Montville secured a 53-40 victory over Boonton to open the Morris County Boys Basketball Tournament.
Boonton, playing with a chip on its shoulder all season long, toppled Butler to win the NJSFC National White Division title.
The headline: Jefferson on a roll No team in Morris County has had a more surprising start than Jefferson. The Falcons, who scored one touchdown or less six times during 5-5 campaign last year, have a new coach who installed an entirely new system. Six weeks into the new regime, Jefferson is 6-0
Maleek Awan ran for 153 yards and two touchdowns in Boynton's 28-0 win over Dover.
Plainedge booked a berth in the Nassau Conference III final, but will the Red Devils move up in the Small School 15? Mike Quick has that answer
Boonton got out to a quick start and never trailed in a 6-3 victory over Madison for its first opening day win since 2006.
Cedar Grove quarterback Nick Zecchino threw for 227 yards and two touchdowns, while running for another score in a 24-13 victory over Boonton in the North 1, Group 1 semifinals.
Swish & Dish: Defending champion Morris Catholic locks down top seed for Morris County Tournament Morris Catholic, the three-time defending champion and ranked ninth in the MSG Varsity New Jersey Top 15 power rankings, earned the top seed for the Morris County Tournament, which commences this week
MSG Varsity will check in with the top football teams in New Jersey for one preview each day during the month of August
After splitting overtime games the past two years, Boynton separated itself from Pequannock with a big second half performance.