The Fighting Colonials Advance to Playoffs


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This past weekend, Freehold Boro defeated Howell and advanced to playoffs! The boys enter with the 6th seed in the South Jersey bracket and a 5-4 record on their season. Ka’more Gill was the star player of the game with 2 TDs, 25 carries, and 177 total rushing yards. Yah-sin Calhoun also contributed with 2 receptions and 36 receiving yards with help from his quarterback Spencer Rushton, with a total of 96 passing yards. Kayden Hutchinson scored the other 3 points for the Colonials with a field goal. Tyler Goldstein also had a fumble recovery in the game, which helped to secure the win against Howell. The Colonials had a total of 342 yards with 94 passing yards and 248 rushings. This season has been a crazy one for the Colonials, with several players out every week due to injury, but the boys fought brave and strong. Be sure to attend their playoff game on Saturday, November 6th at Long Branch High School at 1pm. Go Colonials!