Get Unlimited Access – for Free

See all the latest scores & stats from your favorite teams! Simply sign in or create your free MaxPreps account to unlock this page - it only takes a minute to join.

The Holy Spirit (Absecon, NJ) varsity football team won Friday's home playoff game against St. Mary (Rutherford, NJ) by a score of 54-16.

This game is a part of the "2019 New Jersey High School Football Playoff Brackets: NJSIAA - Non-Public Group 2" tournament.

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
St. Mary800816
Holy Spirit20286054
Final score provided by M. Coyne.
  • Recap
  • Box Score
  • Matchup

Game Stats

St. Mary

Passing

#Athlete NameCompAttYdsC %AvgTDIntLngQB Rate
Team Totals919154.47417.1227770.8
5Damir Stone (Fr)2241.0002.01137.5
7Matt Toman (Sr)717150.41221.4127753.2
St. Mary

Rushing

#Athlete NameCarYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals22492.2
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)1-1-1.0
5Damir Stone (Fr)1-1-1.0
6Steven Espinosa (Sr)510.2
7Matt Toman (Sr)4153.8
11David Tarallo (Sr)8384.8
22Sonny Ragusa (So)3-3-1.0
St. Mary

Receiving

#Athlete NameRecYdsAvgLngTD
Team Totals915216.92
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)133.01
5Damir Stone (Fr)34916.3
7Matt Toman (Sr)133.0
8Demetri Stone (Jr)12020.0
11David Tarallo (Sr)37725.71
St. Mary

All Purpose Yards

#Athlete NameRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Team Totals49152100301
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)-132
5Damir Stone (Fr)-14948
6Steven Espinosa (Sr)11
7Matt Toman (Sr)15318
8Demetri Stone (Jr)2020
10Tim Mirkovic (Jr)4040
11David Tarallo (Sr)387760175
22Sonny Ragusa (So)-3-3
St. Mary

Total Yards

#Athlete NamePassRushRecTotal
Team Totals15449152203
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)-132
5Damir Stone (Fr)4-14952
6Steven Espinosa (Sr)11
7Matt Toman (Sr)150153168
8Demetri Stone (Jr)2020
11David Tarallo (Sr)3877115
22Sonny Ragusa (So)-3-3
St. Mary

Tackles

#Athlete NameSoloAsstTot TcklsTFL
Team Totals4444
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)77
3J. Betancourt (Sr)22
4A. Schementi (So)44
5Damir Stone (Fr)33
6Steven Espinosa (Sr)44
7Matt Toman (Sr)33
8Demetri Stone (Jr)22
10Tim Mirkovic (Jr)33
11David Tarallo (Sr)99
21Nick Bizien (Jr)11
22Sonny Ragusa (So)22
33Jalen Garcia (Sr)22
34Peter Avola (Sr)11
56Luciano Matteo (Fr)11
St. Mary

Kickoffs

#Athlete NameKOYdsAvgLngTB
Team Totals35618.7
11David Tarallo (Sr)35618.7
St. Mary

Kickoff Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLng
Team Totals710014.3
10Tim Mirkovic (Jr)44010.0
11David Tarallo (Sr)36020.0
St. Mary

Punt Returns

#Athlete NameRetsYdsAvgLngFCKR Yds
Team Totals100
10Tim Mirkovic (Jr)40
11David Tarallo (Sr)60
St. Mary

Points

#Athlete NameTDTD PtsConvSKick PtsTot Pts
Team Totals212416
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)1628
7Matt Toman (Sr)22
11David Tarallo (Sr)166
St. Mary

Touchdowns

#Athlete NameTDRushTDRecTD FRTD IRTD PRTD KORTD Tot
Team Totals22
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)11
11David Tarallo (Sr)11
St. Mary

Conversions

#Athlete NameCRushCRecConv Tot
Team Totals22
1Shamel Mercado (Sr)11
7Matt Toman (Sr)11
Holy Spirit has not entered stats for this game.

Game Story

New Jersey High School Football - St. Mary crushed by Holy Spirit

November 15, 2019: Absecon, NJ 08201

In Friday's non-league game, the Holy Spirit Spartans (Absecon, NJ) football team smashed the visiting St. Mary Gaels (Rutherford, NJ), by a final score of 54-16.

The Spartans (5-4) will now prepare for their game against Atlantic City (Atlantic City, NJ). The Vikings come into the non-league game with a 2-7 record. In their last game, Atlantic City was trounced by Timber Creek Regional (Erial, NJ), 41-0, in a league game.

The Gaels now hold a 4-6 record.

Rankings & Records

St. Mary (19-20)

NationalNJDiv.
10,9422829
OverallLeagueHomeAwayWin %League %PFPA
4-62-43-11-5.400.333200269

Holy Spirit (19-20)

NationalNJDiv.
1,013242
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
8-43-15-22-21-0.667.750424229

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
St. Mary
4.36.34.65.96.020.0
Holy Spirit
10.318.17.13.7-35.3

St. Mary Videos

Holy Spirit Videos

Team Stat Comparison

St. MaryHoly Spirit
135.9Rushing Yards Per Game-
144.2Passing Yards Per Game-
280.1Total Yards Per Game-
45.6Tackles Per Game-
1.0Sacks Per Game-
20.0Points Per Game-

Team Leaders

St. MaryHoly SpiritNational Avg.
#11 David Tarallo66.6Rushing Yards Per Game
-
20.7
#7 Matt Toman148.4Passing Yards Per Game
-
49.3
#7 Matt Toman176.8Total Yards Per Game
-
36.4
#11 David Tarallo8.1Tackles Per Game
-
2.8
#11 David Tarallo0.5Sacks Per Game
-
0.2
#11 David Tarallo9.0Points Per Game
-
2.4

Record Breakdown

St. Mary (19-20)

Holy Spirit (19-20)

4-6
Overall
8-4
2-4
League
3-1
2-1
Non-League
2-3
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
0-0
Common Opponent
0-0
3-1
Home
5-2
1-5
Away
2-2
0-0
Neutral
1-0
0-1
Playoff
3-0
4-6
In-State
8-3
0-0
Out-of-State
0-1