Point Pleasant Beach battles back at Saint Rose
See highlights and post-game reaction from the Garnet Gulls 53-44 win at Saint Rose
BELMAR – Jessie Hill had 15 points and Point Pleasant Beach overcame a 19-7 first quarter deficit to defeat Saint Rose 53-44. The Garnet Gulls jumped out to a 5-1 lead before the Purple Roses were energized in front of a packed home crowd. Saint Rose had a 25-19 lead at the half, but Point Beach leaned on its defense in the third quarter and were effective in transition. A slam by Hill sparked an 18-6 run in the third quarter and the Garnet Gulls never looked back.
Mike Fraunheim had 14 points and Mike Rice, Jr. added 12. Nolan Slattery had 14 points and Craig Sucheki had 10 for Saint Rose.