Monmouth County Tournament

Preliminary Round

(15) Ocean 7, (18) Matawan 5

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Ocean (6-7)400300X775


Richie Olsen (L, 1-1)2.13555068
Max Winters (W, 4-1)5.25302795
Mark Butler1.14211147

Top Hitters

Ben Porricelli2-3, 2 RBI
Derek Jordan2-3
Max Winters2-4, RBI
Ryan Toomey2-4, 2 RBI
Mark Butler1-3, RBI
Scuba Hagerman1-3, 2 RBI



Class A North

No. 8 Freehold Twp. at Colts Neck - PPD, TBA



Class A South

Brick Memorial 5, Toms River East 3

Nick Gillen doubled and drove in two runs and Mike Murphy was 2-for-4 with an RBI to help lead the Mustangs to a win over the Raiders - their first divisional win of the season.

Nick Stephan allowed one earned run on five hits over six innings and 85 pitches while striking out two and walking none. Tristan Savoia pitched a scoreless seventh to earn the save.

Blaine Netterman also went 1-for-3 with two runs, Joe Caselli was 1-for-3 with a run scored and Greg Hanlon was 1-for-4 with an RBI.

Jay Longo went 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored, Matt Santos was 1-for-2 with an RBI and Ryan Goodall was 1-for-4 with an RBI. Nick DeGennaro also added a double.

Justin Donnamaria took the loss, allowing three runs in 3 1/3 innings and 54 pitches.


Toms River South 11, Brick 2

Tom Spiwak struck out nine in a complete-game win and the Indians rolled to a win over the Green Dragons. Jordan Erbe was 4-for-4 with three RBI, Maximus Rivas was 4-for-5 with an RBI and both Colin Mackle and Justin Lowden were 2-for-3, with Mackle driving in two.


No. 7 Toms River North 3, Southern 0


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TR North (9-4, 8-2)200100x350


Cole Markley (L)24223144
Austin Pharo 41110142
Jon Giordano (W, 3-1)550056105
Mike Centeno21000220

Top Hitters

A.J. Mandell2-4, 2B
TR NorthStats
Alex Klalo1-2, BB, R
Jared Bellissimo1-2, RBI, BB
Jonathan Giordano1-2, RBI
Sam Angelo2-3, 2B



Class B Central

Point Beach 6, Henry Hudson 2

Jude Lovegren fired five shutout innings with eight strikeouts, one walk and two hits allowed the Garnet Gulls topped the Admirals.

Josh Yates was 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored and Phil Antoniotti went 1-for-2 with two runs scored and two RBI for Point Beach. Kenny MacPherson and Vincent Storino each added an RBI, with MacPherson going 1-for-2 and Storino 1-for-3.

Grady Hendrickson and Tim Farrell each went 2-for-3 with a run scored for Henry Hudson and Mike Mohr was 1-for-3 with an RBI in the loss.

Ranney at St. Rose - PPD, TBA

Asbury Park at Keansburg - PPD, Saturday, 10 a.m.


Class B South

Lakewood at No. 3 Jackson Liberty - PPD, Wednesday, 3:45 p.m.

Manchester at Point Boro - PPD, Monday, 3:45 p.m.

Pinelands at Lacey - PPD, Monday, 3:45 p.m.



Middletown South at No. 5 Marlboro - Cancelled


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