Highland Park, in one of its best-ever seasons, won its first 10 games of the year before making a run to the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament quarterfinals.
HOW THEY GOT HERE: Top-seeded Highland Park advanced to the sectional final behind a pair of narrow wins. In the quarterfinals, Highland Park advanced past South River on penalty kicks after playing to a scoreless tie before topping Bound Brook, 2-1, in the semifinals. Bound Brook opened the tournament with a commanding 6-0 win over Henry Hudson in the first round.
Click here for full story.