Baseball – Week 2 Player and Pitcher of the Week
Shore Sports Network Player of the Week
T.J. Scuderi, Toms River South
Scuderi started his week by going 5-for-5 with a triple in an 11-2 win over Toms River North and also threw out a runner on the base paths from right field. The junior then went 3-for-4 with a double and RBI and tossed 5 1/3 innings of relief to earn his third win as Toms River South beat Central. Scuderi beat out Holmdel’s Sal Monticciolo and Point Beach’s John Nista for the honor with 47 percent of the vote, with Monticciolo logging 27 percent and Nista 22.
Pitcher of the Week
Ryan Napolitano, Wall
The sophomore right-hander continued his emergence as Wall’s go-to pitcher last week, throwing a complete-game in a 3-2 win over Monmouth that pulled the Crimson Knights into a three-way tie atop B North. Napolitano struck out 10 while allowing five hits and one walk against one of the Shore’s top lineups. Napolitano recorded 54 percent of the vote to win Pitcher of the Week recognition, beating out Toms River East junior Nick Degennaro (30 percent).
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