Class A North

No. 6 Howell 7, No. 3 Marlboro 6

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Marlboro (4-1, 3-1) 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 6 7 3
Howell (5-0, 5-0) 2 2 2 0 0 1 x 7 8 2

Pitching

Marlboro IP H R ER BB SO HR
Donnie Alfano 1 1 4 1 3 1 0
Jeremy Dyzenhaus 1 3 2 2 2 1 0
Justin Kaplan 3 3 1 1 3 2 0
Noah Hutter (L, 0-1) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Howell IP H R ER BB SO HR
Donovan O’Malley 1.1 1 3 3 4 1 0
Matt Furlong 4 6 3 0 0 4 0
Troy Miller (W, 2-0) 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0

Top Hitters

Marlboro Game Stats
Noah Thomas 3-3, 2B, R, 4 RBI
Howell Game Stats
Connor Fey 1-1, 3 BB, R
Nick Ruzchyk 2-3, 2B, 2 R, RBI
Eddie Morales 1-2, R, RBI

Nick Ruzchyk dropped the go-ahead RBI single into left field in the bottom of the sixth inning and the Rebels won their fifth straight game to open the season by edging the previously unbeaten Mustangs.

Marlboro junior Noah Thomas hit a three-run double in the second inning and added an RBI single in Marlboro's three-run sixth that pulled the Mustangs even.

 

Class A Central

Rumson-Fair Haven 8, Holmdel 2

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Holmdel (1-2, 1-2) 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 7 1
Rumson (1-2, 1-1) 3 0 0 2 1 2 0 8 10 0
Rumson IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jackson Rissucci (W, 1-0) 6 2 0 0 4 10 0
Patch Adams 1 2 2 2 3 1 0

Pitching

Holmdel IP H R ER BB SO HR
Alex DiBona (L, 1-1) 5 7 6 4 2 1 0
Mike Stoneham 1 2 2 2 4 0 0

Top Hitters

Holmdel Game Stats
Danny Trocchia 3-4, 3 R, SB
Jake Caruso 2-4, R, 2 RBI
Teddy Sourlis 2-3, R, 3 RBI
Rumson Game Stats
Will Van Name 3-4, R
Tyler Fischer 2-3, 2B, 2 RBI

 

Shore 7, Manasquan 4 (10 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Shore 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 7 13 1
Manasquan 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 4 12 2

Pitching

Shore IP H R ER BB SO HR
Matt Pennell 6 11 4 3 4 9 0
Devin McLaughlin (W, 2-0) 4 1 0 0 2 5 0
Manasquan IP H R ER BB SO HR
Connor Muly 3.2 6 2 1 1 5 0
Ricky Flynn 0.1 1 2 2 2 0 0
Nick Perone 2 3 0 0 1 5 0
Pat Kinneally (L, 0-1) 3 2 3 3 1 4 0
Declan Reichey 1 1 0 0 0 1 0

Top Hitters

Shore Game Stats
Devin McLaughlin 3-5, RBI
Michael O’Halloran 2-3, 2 RBI
Chas Breithoff 2-4, 2B, 2 RBI
Michael Jelliff 2-4, 2B
Manasquan Game Stats
Ethan Thompson 3-4, RBI
Jack Sheehan 2-5, 3B
Tommy Antonucci 2-6, 3B, 2 RBI

 

Class A South

No. 9 Brick Memorial 2, Toms River East 1

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
TR East (0-4, 0-4) 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 2
Brick Mem. (5-1, 3-0) 2 0 0 0 0 0 X 2 6 0

Pitching

TR East IP H R ER BB SO HR
Nick DeGennaro (L, 0-2) 6 6 2 1 2 10 0
Brick Mem. IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dave Clark (W, 2-0) 6.2 3 1 1 3 8 0
Nick Stephan (S, 2) 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0

Top Hitters

TR East Game Stats
Bailey Engelhard 2-2
Brick Mem. Game Stats
Brian Markoski 2-3, 2B, R, 3 SB
James Donlon 2-3

 

Brick 6, Toms River North 3

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
TR North (0-2, 0-2) 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 6 1
Brick (1-3, 1-3) 1 2 0 0 2 1 x 6 12 1

Pitching

TR North IP H R ER BB SO HR
Anthony Decelie (L, 0-1)
Brick IP H R ER BB SO HR
Nic Chiricello (W, 1-1) 7

Top Hitters

TR North Game Stats
Brandon Fischer 2B
Craig Larsen 2B
Mike Nyisztor 2B
Brick Game Stats
Jake Scott HR
Trevor Rowe HR
Matt Stadelberger HR
John Prato 2B

 

No. 7 Jackson Memorial 10, Lacey 0 (6 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Lacey (1-2, 1-2) 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 0 1 3
Jackson (2-0, 2-0) 1 0 1 2 4 2 x 10 12 1

Pitching

Lacey IP H R ER BB SO HR
Don Zellman (L, 1-1) 4.1 6 6 5 2 5
Alex Kraft 1 6 4 3 0 2
Jackson IP H R ER BB SO HR
Chris Hawryluk (W, 2-0) 5 1 0 0 0 9
Tim Halasnik 1 2 0 0 0 0

Top Hitters

Lacey Game Stats
Don Zellman 2-3
Jackson Game Stats
Tim Halasnik 2-3, R, 3 RBI
Kyle Johnson 2-3, 2 R, 2 RBI
Dylan Kanner 2-3, 2B, RBI
Jake Fox 2-2, R, RBI

 

Toms River South 14, Southern 1 (6 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
TR South (3-2, 3-1) 0 0 1 0 7 0 6 14 20 0
Southern (3-1, 3-1) 1 0 0 0 0 0 x 1 7 2

Pitching

TR South IP H R ER BB SO HR
Justin Fall (W, 2-0) 6 7 1 1 1 6 0
Southern IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jared Lubanski (L, 0-1) 3.1 11 7 5 0 1 0
Quincy Virgilio 2 0 6 6 0 0 0
Sean Gerhard 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0

Top Hitters

TR South Game Stats
T.J. Scuderi 4-5, 2B, 3B, 3 R, 3 RBI, SB
Matt Shiffer 4-4, 2 R, 2 RBI, SB
Ben Montenegro 3-5, 2B, R, 2 RBI
Tyler Wisnewski 2-3, 2B, RBI
Tom Campo 2-5, R, RBI
Southern Game Stats
Joey Robertson 2-3
Nolan Watson 1-3, 2B, R
Pat Barrett 1-3, RBI

 

Class B North

No. 10 Ocean 6, Long Branch 0

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Ocean (6-1, 2-1) 1 0 1 0 0 3 1 6 6 0
Long Branch (1-3, 0-3) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2

Pitching

Ocean IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jake Talerico (W, 2-0) 7 3 0 0 1 3 0
Long Branch IP H R ER BB SO HR
Justice Johnson (L, 0-2) 5 2 2 1 4 2 0

Top Hitters

Ocean Game Stats
Brian Kochenash 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Brian Olesen 2-3, RBI
Long Branch Game Stats
James Horniacek 1st varsity hit

 

Wall 11, Red Bank 1

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Wall (1-2, 1-2) 0 2 4 0 0 1 4 11 9 2
Red Bank (1-3, 1-2) 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 1

Pitching

Wall IP H R ER BB SO HR
Matt Yard (W, 1-1) 4 4 1 0 1 7 0
Connor Metelski 3 1 0 0 1 2 0
Red Bank IP H R ER BB SO HR
Josh Horowitz (L, 0-1) 5 4 7 5 4 5 1
Will Weaver 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Matt Reardon 1 4 4 4 1 3 2

Top Hitters

Wall Game Stats
Regan Dombroski 2-4, HR, 2 R, 3 RBI
Nick Maciejewski 1-3, Grand Slam, 4 RBI
James Loesch 2-2, HR, R, RBI
Jake Castellucia 2-4, 2 R
Mike Yard 1-3, 2B, R
Red Bank Game Stats
John Juco 1-3, R
Matt Reardon 1-2, 2B
Jack Mangold 1-3, 2B

 

Class B Central

Henry Hudson 11, Asbury Park 2

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Asbury Park (0-3, 0-3) 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 3 3
Henry Hudson (1-2, 1-2) 3 1 1 2 1 3 x 11 12 3

Pitching

Asbury Park IP H R ER BB SO HR
Casey McGinnis 3 8 5 3 0 5 0
Henry McGhee 2 4 4 1 4 1 0
Henry Hudson IP H R ER BB SO HR
Ryan Doelger 7 3 2 0 6 9 0

Top Hitters

Asbury Park Game Stats
Devin Nash McGee 2-4
Henry Hudson Game Stats
Tom Colantino 2-4
Jack Slocum 2-3, 2 R
Brandan Carlstrom 2-4
Steve Stockton 2-4
 Tim Farrell 2-2

 

Point Beach 8, Mater Dei Prep 5

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Point Beach (3-0, 3-0) 1 0 3 3 0 0 1 8 11 3
Mater Dei (2-1, 2-1) 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 7 1

Pitching

Point Beach IP H R ER BB SO HR
John VanSchoick (W, 2-0) 7 7 5 4 5 11
Mater Dei IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Ruth (L, 1-1) 4 9 7 7 4 5
Vinny Stanziale 3 2 1 1 2 1

Top Hitters

Pt. Beach Game Stats
John Nista 3-4, 2B, R, 3 RBI
Ryan Franzoni 2-4, R, HR, 2 RBI
Kevin Donnelly 2-4, 2B, 2 R, RBI
Joe Delgrippo 2-3, 2B, 2 R
Mater Dei Game Stats
Joe Ruth 2-3, 2B, R, RBI

 

Keyport 13, Ranney 5

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Keyport (1-2, 1-2) 3 3 0 3 0 3 1 13 12 1
Ranney (1-2, 1-2) 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 5 8 5

Pitching

Keyport IP H R ER BB SO HR
Christian Smith (W, 1-1) 3 3 0 0 1 2
Kenneth Harrigan 0 0 3 3 3 0
Evan Smutz 4 5 2 1 2 2
Ranney IP H R ER BB SO HR
James Geraghty (L, 0-1) 3 6 6 6 2 4 1
Scott Zhu 3 5 6 2 1 2
Ethan Gavin 1 1 1 1 2 1

Top Hitters

Keyport Game Stats
Kyle Johnson 3-3, 2B, HR, 3 R, 7 RBI
Kyle Mitchell 2-4, 2B, 2 RBI
Ranney Game Stats
Ryan Batista 2-3, R
Scott Zhu 2-3, R, RBI
Chris Autino 2-3, R, RBI

 

Class B South

Point Boro 9, Lakewood 4

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Pt. Boro (3-1, 3-1) 3 4 0 0 0 0 2 9 10 1
Lakewood (1-3, 1-3) 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 4 9 2

Pitching

Pt. Boro IP H R ER BB SO HR
Mark Leyble (W, 1-0) 4 3 2 2 2 4 0
Thomas Paul 1.1 5 2 1 1 0 0
Mike Falconetti 1.2 1 0 0 2 0 0
Lakewood IP H R ER BB SO HR
Raymond Alvarez (L, 0-2) 7 10 9 9 1 6 1

Top Hitters

Pt. Boro Game Stats
Mike Falconetti 2-4, HR, R, 6 RBI
Frank Graziano 3-3, 2 2B, 2 R, 2 RBI
Sam Monaco 2-4, 2 R, SB
Justin Rafi 1-3, R
Bill Feehan 1-3, 2 R
Lakewood Game Stats
Yamil Toro 2-3, RBI
Jason Holguin 2-2, R
Aurelio Mendez 1-3, 2B, R, RBI
Ramon Mercedes 1-3, RBI
Raymond Alvarez 1-3, RBI

 

No. 8 Barnegat 6, Central 0

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Central (2-3, 1-3) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Barnegat (3-1, 3-1) 2 0 0 4 0 0 x 6 1

Pitching

Barnegat IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jason Groome (W, 1-0) 7 0 0 0 0 19 0

Top Hitters

Barnegat Game Stats
Jared Kacso 4-4, 3 2B, 3 RBI

Senior left-hander Jason Groome threw his first career no-hitter and matched a career-high with 19 strikeouts to lead the Bengals to a win. Groome faced the minimum 21 batters on 91 pitches and after the lone Central baserunner reached, Groome promptly picked him off.

 

Jackson Liberty 7, Donovan Catholic 0

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Donovan Cath. (2-2, 2-1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jackson Liberty (2-2, 2-2) 0 0 5 0 2 0 x 7 9 1

Pitching

Donovan Catholic IP H R ER BB SO HR
Kyle Malloy (L, 1-1) 2.2 5 5 5 1 1 0
Andrew Jarvis 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0
Nick Povoa 1 2 2 2 1 1 0
Kavaska 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jackson Liberty IP H R ER BB SO HR
Pickus (W, 1-1) 7 0 0 0 1 7 0

Top Hitters

Jackson Liberty Game Stats
Brandon Pallante 2-3, 2 R, RBI
Billy Hart 1-2, 3 RBI
Daniel Sofield 1-3, R, RBI

Sophomore right-hander Matt Pickus threw the first no-hitter in Jackson Liberty history to lead the Lions to a win over the Griffins. Pickus needed only 69 pitches to secure the no-hitter and allowed two base runners - one on a walk and another on an error.

 

Manchester 2, Pinelands 1

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Pinelands (1-3, 1-3) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 1
Manchester (3-1, 3-1) 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 7 1

Pitching

Pinelands IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joey Ventresca (L, 1-1) 7 7 2 1 1 8 0
Manchester IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Felipe 6 5 1 0 1 5 0
Matt Bryant (W, 1-0) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Top Hitters

Pinelands Game Stats
Brad O’Brien 2-3
Jared Strang 1-3, R
Manchester Game Stats
Jon Meaney 2-4, GW RBI 1B
Matt Bryant 1-1, R
Ryan Vanderham 2-3

 

Non-Division

Freehold Boro 4, No. 5 Colts Neck 0

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Freehold Boro (2-3) 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 9 0
Colts Neck (4-1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2

Pitching

Freehold IP H R ER BB SO HR
Dan Chiusano (W, 1-1) 7 1 0 0 2 10
Colts Neck IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jonathan Weitzman (L, 1-1) 2 4 3 3 2 0
Mike D’Ottavio 3 3 0 0 0 1
Hawkins 1 2 1 1 0 0
Pellechia 1 0 0 0 0 1

Top Hitters

Freehold Game Stats
Tom Holdorf 2-3, 2 R, RBI
James Manos 2-3, R
Ryan Yee 1-3, RBI 3B
Costanzo 1-3, RBI
Nick LaMorte 1-2, R
Chris Cassandra 1-2, RBI
Colts Neck Game Stats
Cavrak 1-3

Junior left-hander Dan Chiusano took a no-hitter into the seventh inning before allowing an infield single to Tim Cavrak, but recovered to retire the next three batters and complete a one-hit shutout against the previously unbeaten Cougars.

Ryan Yee slammed an RBI triple in the top of the second inning and Tom Holdorf and James Manos each went 2-for-3 at the plate.