Class A North

No. 1 CBA 11, No. 3 Marlboro 0 (6 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Marlboro (6-3, 4-3) 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 0 2 4
CBA (10-2, 6-1) 2 0 2 1 4 2 X 11 12 0

Pitching

Marlboro IP H R ER BB SO
Jeremy Dyzenhaus (L)  3 6 5 3 2 2
Seth Goldstein 2.2 6 6 5 0 0
CBA IP H R ER BB SO
Luca Dalatri (W, 4-0) 6 2 0 0 1 8

Top Hitters

Marlboro Game Stats
Brian Reilly 1-2
Andrew Gambardella 1-2
CBA Game Stats
Brandon Martorano 4-4, 2B, HR, 4 R, 2 RBI
Luca Dalatri 3-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Kenny Campbell 2-3, 2B, R, 2 RBI, SB
Luke Chece 1-2, HBP, RBI
Nick Hohenstein 1-3, R, RBI

 

Middletown North 7, Freehold Boro 0

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Freehold Boro (5-6, 3-5) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Middletown North (5-4, 4-4) 0 2 1 0 3 1 x 7 12 1

Pitching

Freehold Boro IP H R ER BB SO
Tom Holdorf (L, 1-1) 4.2 9 6 6 1 4
Todd Burger 0.1 0 0 0 1 0
Steve Rullo 1.0 3 1 0 0 0
Middletown North IP H R ER BB SO
Phil Pecherski (W, 1-0) 6 4 0 0 1 4
Hunter Rinn 1 0 0 0 2 0

Top Hitters

Freehold Game Stats
James Manos 1-2
Middletown North Game Stats
Kyle Capo 3-4, 2B, HR, 2 RBI
Tyler Ras 2-4
Cole Fluta 2-4, RBI

 

No. 4 Middletown South 8, Freehold Twp. 3

Austin Markmann went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBI and also quited the Patriots bats from the mound as the Eagles beat Freehold Township.

Markmann allowed one earned run on three hits and three walks while striking out six  to improve to 2-1.

Johnny Zega was 2-for-4 with three RBI, Ryan Ruziecki went 2-for-4 with a double and Zach Schild belted a solo home run for the Eagles. Tom Frandsen also went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and a stolen base.

Manalapan 8, No. 2 Howell 4

Chris Winters and Chris Rodriguez combined for five hits, two doubles and four runs scored from the top two spots in the batting order and the Braves knocked off the Rebels to win their second straight game - both of which came against the No. 1 (CBA) and No. 2 team in the Shore Sports Network Top 10.

Winters finished 2-for-4 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI, while Rodriguez was 3-for-4 with a double and two runs scored. Mike Molica also knocked in three runs in a 1-for-3 game at the plate and Stephen Hansen drove in two.

Manalapan right-hander and NJIT recruit Tyler Stafflinger worked five innings and outdueled St. John's recruit Brian Chabala for the win. Stafflinger struck out five, walked two and allowed two earned runs on seven hits. Chaballa allowed four runs on seven hits while walking none and striking out four in 3 1/3 innings of work.

Connor Fey went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI for Howell and Christian Gedell was 3-for-5 in the loss.

 

Class A Central

Rumson-Fair Haven 8, Raritan 5

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Raritan (2-5, 2-4) 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 5 12 2
Rumson (4-5, 3-3) 1 0 3 2 1 1 x 8 12 2

Pitching

Raritan IP H R ER BB SO
Matt Birdsall (L, 1-1) 6 12 8 5 1 5
Rumson IP H R ER BB SO
Teddy Sourlis (W, 1-2) 6.1 12 5 3 0 4
Mike Frissora (S) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0

Top Hitters

Raritan Game Stats
Bo Bentley 3-4, HR, 4 RBI
Mike Lind 2-4, 2B, R
Matt Birdsall 2-3, RBI
Rumson Game Stats
Matt Fahey 3-4, HR, 2 R, 4 RBI
Danny Trocchia 3-4, 3 R, SB
Teddy Sourlis 1-4, HR, 2 RBI
Sam Chandler 2-3, R

Matt Fahey and Teddy Sourlis each belted a home run and Sourlis pitched 6 1/3 innings to earn the win as the Bulldogs won their third straight.

 

St. John Vianney 6, Shore 1

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

Pitching

Shore IP H R ER BB SO
Devin McLaughlin (L, 2-1) 4.2 4 6 3 3 2
Michael Mendillo 1.1 1 0 0 1 0
St. John Vianney IP H R ER BB SO
Brandon DeKovics (W, 2-1) 7 4 1 0 1 10

Top Hitters

Shore Game Stats
Michael Jelliff 1-3, 2B
Dhillon Barbetti 1-3, 2B
Chas Breithoff 1-3
Mick Zimmerman 1-3
St. John Vianney Game Stats
Ciaran Devenney 1-4, 2B
Zack Richards 2-3, 2 R
Sebi Bellone 1-3, HR, 3 RBI
Seamus Coyle 1-2, 2B

Sebi Bellone's three-run blast keyed a four-run fifth inning that catapulted the Lancers to a win over the Blue Devils and ace Devin McLaughlin. Vianney starter Brandon DeKovics, meanwhile, notched double-digit strikeouts for the second straight game in picking up the win.

 

Manasquan 12, Monmouth 2 (5 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Monmouth (5-6, 3-4) 0 0 2 0 0 x x 2 1 3
Manasquan (3-4, 3-2) 2 0 3 6 1 x x 12 9 1

Pitching

Monmouth IP H R ER BB SO
Paul Birzin (L) 2 2 5 4 5 2
Noah Eggenscheiler 2.2  7  7  4 2 0
Manasquan IP H R ER BB SO
Tommy Sheehan (W, 2-0)  5 1 2  1  0  9

Top Hitters

Monmouth Game Stats
Chris Raike  1-2, 3B
Manasquan Game Stats
Ethan Thompson  3-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Tommy Antonucci  3-3, 2B, 4 RBI
Pat Kinneally  1-3, 2 RBI

Tommy Sheehan tossed a one-hitter with nine strikeouts to lead the Warriors past the Falcons in five innings. Chris Raike's triple was the lone blemish on Sheehan's line.

Sophomores Ethan Thompson and Tommy Antonucci combined to go 6-for-6 with two doubles and six RBI to lead the Manasquan offense.

 

Class A South

Toms River East 1, Lacey 0

Pitching

TR East IP H R ER BB SO
Nick DeGennaro (W, 2-2) 7 1 0 0 1 9
Lacey IP H R ER BB SO
Donald Zellman (L, 0-2)  6 3 1 1 0 6
Tom Coraggio 1 0 0 0 0 1

Top Hitters

TR East Game Stats
Chad Leonard 1-3
Connor Robbins 1-3, R
Tyler Idzinski 0-1, RBI
Lacey Game Stats
Jorden Jurkiewicz 1-3
Paul Carluccio 0-2, BB

Nick DeGennaro threw a one-hit shutout with nine strikeouts and the Raiders scratched a run across against Don Zellman to beat the Lions for their fourth win in five games after a 0-5 start.

Jorden Jurkiewicz's fourth-inning single was the lone hit allowed by DeGennaro. Toms River East scored when Connor Robbins singled, moved to second on a Bailey Engelhardt sacrifice, advanced to third on a wild pitch and came home on a squeeze bunt by Tyler Idzinski.

 

Class B North

Matawan 12, Long Branch 0 (5 Innings)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Long Branch (2-7, 0-6) 0 0 0 0 0 x x  0  5 4
Matawan (5-4, 4-3) 0  7 3 2 x x x 12 5  0

Pitching

Long Branch IP H R ER BB SO
Carlos Pacheco (L) 1.2  3 3  3 2 1
Justin Navarro 0.1  1 7 4  4 1
Justice Johnson 2  1 2 0  0  0
Matawan IP H R ER BB SO
 Adam Elliott (W) 5  5  0  0  3 8

Top Hitters

Long Branch Game Stats
Terrance Brewer 2-3
Matawan Game Stats
Brandon Rivera 2-4, 2 R, 4 RBI
Adam Elliott 1-2, 2 HBP, 2 RBI

 

Wall 12, Neptune 2 (5 Innings)

Nolan Cloney went 2-for-2 with a double and three runs scored as the Crimson Knights took advantage of 10 walks in a win over the Scarlet Fliers.

James Loesch was 1-for-2 with a double and three RBI, Sean Larkin was 1-for-1 with three runs scored and two RBI and Shane Richey finished 1-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBI.

Matt Yard worked 3 2/3 innings while allowing two runs on five hits to pick up the win.

Mike Hand and Matt Jegou each went 2-for-2 for Neptune, with Hand knocking in a run.

 

No. 5 Red Bank Catholic 6, No. 9 Colts Neck 1

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
RBC (8-1, 7-0) 0 0 0 1 0 3 2 6 6 1
Colts Neck (5-5, 3-3) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 5

Pitching

RBC IP H R ER BB SO
John Poccia (W, 4-1) 7 7 1 1 1 6
Colts Neck IP H R ER BB SO
Mike D’Ottavio (L, 2-1) 5.2 5 4 3 1 4
Matt Hawkins 1.1 1 2 0 1 0

Top Hitters

RBC Game Stats
Doug Facendo 2-4, 2B, 2 R, RBI
Mike Veit 1-2, 2B, R
Dom Caraballo 1-4, 2B, R
Evan Madigan 1-4, R
Suli Abas 1-3, RBI
Colts Neck Game Stats
Mike Antico 2-4, 3B, R
Joe Mancini 2-3
Anthony Galason 1-4, RBI
Jeremy Slad 1-3, 2B
Nick Umbro 1-3

Dom Caraballo and Doug Facendo hit back-to-back doubles in the top of the sixth inning to break a 1-1 tie and spark the Caseys to a win over the Cougars.

 

No. 10 Ocean 12, Red Bank 5

Tyler Rossback went 5-for-5 with two RBI to lead an 18-hit attack that propelled the Spartans to a win over the Bucs.

Kenny Pickett and Brian Kochenash each had three hits, including a double, and an RBI. Pickett also scored a run and Kochenash scored two. Marc Chernin doubled and drove in three, while Brian Olesen went 2-for-5 with two doubles, three runs scored and an RBI.

Junior left-hander Phil DeMarco gave up five runs over the six innings, but still earned the win to improve to 4-0.

Sam Tekelch was 2-for-2 with two runs scored and Jack Mangold went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored for Red Bank. Jack Stamer also went 1-for-2 with two RBI in the loss.

 

Class B Central

Mater Dei Prep 9, Keyport 6

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Keyport (3-5, 3-4) 0 3 0 2 1 0 0 6 12 2
Mater Dei (6-3, 6-2) 0 4 4 0 0 1 X 9 13 0

Pitching

Keyport IP H R ER BB SO
Steven Chandler (L, 0-3) 2 7 6 6 5 2
Christian Smith 4 6 3 1 1 3
Mater Dei IP H R ER BB SO
Joe Ruth (W, 2-2) 4 8 5 5 4 6
Vincent Stanziale (S) 3 4 1 1 1 2

Top Hitters

 Keyport Game Stats
Christian Smith 4-4, 2 R, 2 SB
Michael Russo 1-3 2B, R, BB
Kyle Mitchell 2-4, 2B, R, SB
Jackson Aumack 1-4, 2 RBI, BB
Steven Chandler 1-3, 2 RBI
Evan Smutz 1-4, 2 RBI, SB
Mater Dei Game Stats
Rob Lynch 2-4, 2B, 2 R, RBI
Kyle Dowlen 3-4 RBI, 2 R, BB
Cole Hardy 1-3 R, RBI, SB
Nick Massaro 1-4, 2 RBI
Ryan Turner 2-3, R, 2 RBI, R

 

Non-Division

Point Beach 11, Donovan Catholic 3

The top four hitters in the Point Beach order combined to go 9-for-14 with seven RBI as the Garnet Gulls pulled away for a win over the Griffins.

Joe DelGrippo led the way for Point Beach by going 3-for-4 with a double, three runs scored and three RBI. Kevin Donnelly and Ryan Franzoni each went 2-for-3, with Donnelly scoring two and driving in two and Franzoni doubling and driving in a run. Josh Yates also went 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI.

Vinny Storino and Kenny MacPherson each went 1-for-2 with a double for Point Beach, with MacPherson scoring twice and driving in a pair.

Donnelly threw four shutout innings to earn the win, allowing three hits and three walks while fanning three.