Ocean County Tournament

Championship

At Toms River South

(2) Toms River North 7, (5) Toms River East 1

Junior Jon Giordano started off a six-run second inning with a two-run home run over the left-field fence at Ken Frank Stadium and the Mariners jumped on the Raiders earl en route to winning their third consecutive Ocean County Tournament championship and sixth overall.

Jared Bellissimo blasted an RBI double to deep center in the rally, finished 3-for-3 for the day and was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
TR East (11-9) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 5 2
TR North (16-6) 0 6 1 0 0 0 X 7 12 2

Pitching

Toms River East IP H R ER BB SO PC
Brad Brush (L, 2-4) 1.1 6 6 5 1 1 33
Jared Mizrachi 4.2 6 1 1 0 0 45
Toms River North IP H R ER BB SO PC
Brendan Mullins (W, 3-2) 6 5 1 0 1 1 93
Craig Larsen 1 0 0 0 0 2 13

Top Hitters

Toms River East Stats
Brad Brush 1-3, R
Jay Longo 1-2, 2B
Toms River North Stats
Jared Bellissimo 3-3, 2B, R, RBI
Jon Giordano 2-3, 2B, HR, 2 R, 2 RBI
Robert Jeans 1-3, 2B, R
Dylan Feigin 1-3, R, RBI
Craig Larsen 1-4, R, RBI
Alex Klalo 2-4
Justin Schaff 1-4, RBI

 

 

Shore Conference Tournament

Opening Round

(27) Keansburg 6, (6) St. Rose 4

The Titans scored five of their six runs with two out, including back-to-back RBI singles in the second by Liam Meyer and Joe Osterbye, and pulled off the upset by beating the division rival Purple Roses.

Keansburg jumped on top by scoring two runs on a two-out error in the first before stretching the lead to 4-0 on the consecutive singles. Liam Riecks and Thomas McKeon each added an RBI single to pad the lead.

St. Rose cut the deficit in half on a two-run double by Brody Maypother and pulled within 4-3 on an RBI single by starting pitcher Sam Sestito.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Keansburg (11-8) 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 6 12 3
St. Rose (17-6) 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 4 6 2

Pitching

Keansburg IP H R ER BB SO PC
Liam Meyer (W) 6 5 4 4 5 3 103
Paul Eckleberry (S) 1 1 0 0 0 0 9
St. Rose IP H R ER BB SO PC
Sam Sestito (L) 2 5 4 2 1 1 40
Nick Schmidt 2 0 0 0 0 3 22
John Crowley 0.1 3 1 1 0 0 15
Will Gannon 2.2 4 1 1 0 4 43

Top Hitters

Keansburg Stats
Justin Alessi 3-4, 2 R
Joe Osterbye 2-3, R, RBI
Liam Riecks 2-4, R, RBI
Liam Meyer 1-3, R, RBI
Thomas McKeon 1-4, RBI
St. Rose Stats
Riley Maypother 2-3, 2B, R
Brody Maypother 1-4, 2B, R, RBI
Jeff DeFazio 2-4, RBI
Sam Sestito 1-3, R, RBI

 

(13) Monmouth 14, (20) Lacey 3 (5 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Lacey (11-12) 1 0 1 0 1 X X 3 7 2
Monmouth (15-7) 5 3 5 1 X X X 14 12 1

Pitching

Monmouth IP H R ER BB SO PC
Sam Sramaty (L) 1.1 8 8 8 0 0 36
Josh Fracasso 1.2 2 5 4 0 0 18
Keith Apostolos 1 2 1 1 0 1 21
Monmouth IP H R ER BB SO PC
Charlie Kelly (W) 5 7 3 2 0 4 74

Top Hitters

Lacey Game Stats
Miles Feaster 1-3, HR, RBI, R
James Roselli 1-1, RBI, R
Keith Apostolos 2-3, RBI
Anthony Tobia 2-3
Monmouth Game Stats
Mike Faletti 2-3, 2 HR, 6 RBI, 2 R
Charlie Kelly 2-2, 2B, HR, 5 RBI, R
Justin Scotto 3-4, 2B, R
Anthony Guarino 3-4, 3 R
Ricky Voss 2-2, 2B, 2 RBI, 2 R
Dante Ciaramella 2-3, 2 R

 

(7) Manalapan 10, (26) Mater Dei Prep 0 (5 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Mater Dei (11-8) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Manalapan (19-5) 1 2 1 3 3 0 X 10 8 1

Pitching

Mater Dei IP H R ER BB SO PC
Greg Bender(L, 2-3) 5 11 10 9 3 0 65
Manalapan IP H R ER BB SO PC
Ben Levine 2 1 0 0 4 2 47
Justin Korman (W) 3 2 0 0 0 5 42

Top Hitters

Mater Dei Stats
Ryan Turner 1-3
Patrick Mastro 1-2
Manalapan Stats
Robert Gargano 3-3, 2B, 4 RBI, R
Michael Kuver 1-1, HR, 3 RBI, R
Jake Pellecchia 2-2, 2 R, RBI

 

 

Non-Division

Ocean 9, Brick Memorial 0

Middletown North 6, Donovan Catholic 5

Middletown South 14, Matawan 5 (5 Innings)

Brick 4, Point Beach 1

No. 3 Red Bank Catholic 10, Barnegat 0

Red Bank 7, Colts Neck 4

 

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