Baseball Tuesday, Scoreboard, 5/17/16
Class A Central
Monmouth 5, St. John Vianney 2
Noah Eggenschwiler took a shutout into the seventh inning and Joe Malfara recorded the final out to give the Falcons a win over the Lancers in the final Shore Conference divisional game of the season.
Garrhet Reedy went 4-for-4 with a double and two RBI to lead the Monmouth offense and Josh Jackson was 1-for-2 with an RBI in the win.
Victor Jamandron and Chris Cerniglia each went 1-for-2 for St. John Vianney.
Manchester 5, Jackson Memorial 1
Marc Wernoch went 2-for-4 including a two-run double double in the first inning as the Hawks gave starter Gavin Pabst an early lead en route to their fifth straight win.
Steven Rodriguez added a two-run single in the third for Manchester and Matt Bryant was 2-for-4 in the win.
Matawan 5, Raritan 1
St. Rose 10, Ocean 8
The Purple Roses scored six runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to send the game to extra innings and Joe Volpe hit a game-winning, walk-off, three-run home run in the bottom of the eighth to give St. Rose its second dramatic win in as many days - this time over the Spartans.
With St. Rose trailing 6-0 heading into the seventh, Will Gannon started the rally off with a double and scored on an error to break up the shutout and open the floodgates. Brandon Mology and Joe Volpe followed with RBI singles and Riley Maypother tied the game with a two-out RBI single to left.
After Ocean scored two runs in the eighth inning on a sacrifice fly by Jack D'Auria and an RBI single by Brian Kochenash, St. Rose again rallied. John Crowley started the eighth-inning rally with a single and Mike Gowen worked a 10-pitch walk to set runners up on first and second. Brandon Mology then delivered an RBI single with one out to trim the deficit to 8-7 and set the stage for Volpe with two out. The junior turned on a 3-1 pitch from Kochenash and crushed it over the left-field fence for the game-ending home run.
On Monday, with two out, no one on and trailing 4-1, St. Rose scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning to rally for a 5-4 road win over Point Boro.
Volpe finished 3-for-5 with four RBI and Mology was 3-for-5 with two runs scored and two RBI. Kochenash was 2-for-3 with three RBI for Ocean.
Manasquan 6, Point Beach 1
Nick Perone and Connor Muly combined to silence the Point Beach lineup and the Warriors beat the Garnet Gulls. Perone earned the win by allowing a run on six hits and two walks while striking out five. Muly closed out the game with two scoreless innings with four strikeouts.
Jack Sheehan was 1-for-2 with three runs scored and Ethan Thompson 2-for-3 with a run scored out of the top two spots in the order. James Harmstead, Adam Schreck and Pat Kinneally each had a hit and an RBI as well.
Losing pitcher John Nista hit a solo homer to account for the lone Point Beach run.
Jackson Liberty at No. 3 Toms River North – PPD, TBD
At FirstEnergy Park, Lakewood
Red Bank 5, Holmdel 1
Senior Nick Massa pitched the 14th no-hitter in the Shore Conference this season and the Bucs beat the Hornets at the home of the BlueClaws. Massa struck out 14 Holmdel players and overcame four walks to accomplish the feat on the mound, and also went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI at the plate.
Jack Mangold was also 1-for-3 with a double and two runs scored and Matt Santos was 1-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI in the win.
Chris Ammirati drew a bases-loaded walk in the top of the fifth to break up Massa's shutout.
No. 8 Brick 11, Elizabeth 3
Jayden Tisseker pitched four shutout innings while allowing only to hits and Gerry Hutchison was 3-for-3 with two runs scored to lead the Green Dragons to a win over the Minutemen.