Class A North

No. 8 Manalapan 13, Freehold Boro 6

Rob Gargano pitched four innings of relief and went 3-for-3 with two doubles to lead the Braves past the Colonials, which clinched Manalapan the Class A North public division championship.

Phil Marcantonio hit his fifth home run of the season for Freehold Boro, a three-run blast in the top of the third inning.

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Manalapan (14-5, 9-4)027013x13112


Dom Nonnamacher (L)2.18952363
Adam Schwerthoffer2.234401 31
Mark Costanzo100001 11
Justin Korman33535365
Robert Gargano (W, 2-1)45114374

Top Hitters

Freehold BoroStats
Phil Marcantonio2-4, HR, R, 3 RBI
Dane Della Valle2-3
Mark Costanzo2-3, 2B, 2 R, BB
Robert Gargano3-3, 2 2B, 3 R
Jake Pellecchia2-3, R, 3 RBI
Billy Watters2-2, R, 2 RBI
Nick Serrantino2-2, 2 R, 2 BB, 2 RBI


Marlboro 10, Neptune 3

Senior Justin Levito went 1-for-3 with an RBI and classmate Justin Bernstein was 1-for-2 with two runs scored on Senior Day as the Mustangs jumped on the Scarlet Fliers early on the way to a win.

Freshman Joe Lomangino earned his second win on the mound, allowing one earned run on six hits and three walks over six innings and 94 pitches while striking out four.

Jack Smith was 2-for-2 with a home run and Connor Moloughney was 2-for-3 for Neptune. Brian Young suffered the loss on the mound.



Class A Central

No. 10 Raritan 9, St. John Vianney 2

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Raritan (13-3, 9-2)000441X9111


Logan Marter (L, 2-1)46444690
Ryan Chin0.12332015
Ryan Sekman1.23221028
Zack Johnston (W, 5-1)6611111103
Hunter Neville11101016

Top Hitters

St. John VianneyStats
Logan Marter2-2, 2B, 2 R, BB, HBP
Luciano Fabrizzi2-3, 2B, RBI
Dan VanMeerbeke3-4, 2B, R, 3 RBI
Jake Tennant2-4, 2B, R, RBI
Dan Fiore1-3, 2B, RBI
Tyler Bruno2-3, 2B, 3 R, SB
Zack Johnston1-4, RBI
D.J. Dekis1-2, RBI


Rumson-Fair Haven 16, Holmdel 11


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Holmdel (2-12, 1-9)104501011135


Kevin Shanes3.19731276
Nick Ferrara0.22311019
Dylan Sakale (W, 1-0)22102038
Dylan Avino10000016
Rob Shangle44854370
Alex DiBona (L, 1-3)36834684

Top Hitters

Robby Smith4-5, 4 RBI
Gordon Forsyth2-5, 2 R, 2 RBI
Dan Harby1-2, 3 R, 2 RBI
Andrew Schmid2-5, 3 R, RBI
Alex DiBona3-5, HR, 3 RBI
Ezra Caspi2-3, HR, RBI
Brandon Saghafi3-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Mike Iulo1-2, 3 R
Rob Shangle1-3, 2B, 2 R



Shore 12, Red Bank 1

The top three hitters in the Shore lineup combined to go 10-for-14 with four doubles, seven runs scored and seven RBI to lead the Blue Devils to a win over the Bucs.

Christian Bauman was 4-for-5 with a double, three runs and two RBI out of the two-hole, James Labruno went 3-for-5 with a double and four RBI in the No. 3 spot and leadoff hitter Bailey Crochet was 3-for-4 with a double, three runs and an RBI.

Brett Young and Shane McLaughlin each finished 2-for-4, with Young scoring three runs and McLaughlin doubling and scoring two.

Mikey Deusch allowed one unearned run on three hits and five walks over five innings while striking out four and throwing 97 pitches. Mike Shirvanian fired two perfect innings with three strikeouts to seal it.

Losing pitcher Michael Eulner was 1-for-2 with a run scored for Red Bank.



Class B North

Middletown North 3, Long Branch 2

Jake Dillon drilled a go-ahead, three-run double with two out in the top of the seventh inning and Brendan Doherty finished off a complete-game win on the mound to help the Lions notch a come-from-behind win over the Green Wave.

James Horniacek left with the lead after pitching six shutout innings and striking out 10 for Long Branch.

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Long Branch (6-12, 3-10)10001002101


Brendan Doherty (W, 2-0)710220384
James Horniacek6700210104
Evan Yerman (L, 2-6)12330028

Top Hitters

Midd NorthGame Stats
Danny Frontera2-4
Brendan Doherty3-4
Jake Dillon2-4, 2B, 3 RBI
Long BranchGame Stats
T.J. Brewer3-4, 2B
Pasa Fields3-4


No. 2 Wall 7, Ocean 0

Ryan Napolitano spun a six-hit shutout and Andy Lenneper went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBI to lead the Crimson Knights to a win over the Spartans two days after dropping their first divisional game to Manasquan.

Napolitano struck out eight, walked three and threw 104 pitches in his shutout performance. Lenneper, meanwhile, singled home a run in Wall's four-run first inning and led off the fifth with a solo home run.

Tanner Powers capped the first-inning rally with a two-run double and Grant Shulman finished 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI to also help key the Wall offense. John Volpe reached base in all three of his plate appearances, going 1-for-1 with three stolen bases and three runs scored for Wall.

Michael Cascaes took the loss for Ocean and Will Callano was 2-for-3 to lead the Spartans lineup.


No. 5 Red Bank Catholic 14, Manasquan 3 (6 Innings)

Joe Ianelli took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and lost it only after his team put up eight runs in the top of the inning to blow open a B North win over the Warriors.

David Glancy crushed his fifth home run of the season and Nick Merlo was a perfect 4-for-4 with two doubles and four RBI for RBC.

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Manasquan (7-10, 4-9)000003X322


Joe Ianelli (W)51224692
Jack Bertoldo11111018
Alec Wells (L)2.16541261
Tim McEneny2.22224053
Joey Attardo0.21603030
Patt Billelo0.1211109

Top Hitters

Red Bank CatholicStats
David Glancy2-4, 2B, HR, 3 R, 3 RBI
Nick Merlo4-4, 2 2B, R, 4 RBI, SB
Alex Gonzales3-4, 3 R, 2 RBI, SB
Jack Scrivanic1-2, R, RBI
James Harmstead1-3, 2B, R, RBI
Dylan Finn1-2, 2B, R, RBI


No. 6 Monmouth 11, Middletown South 0 (5 Innings)

Middletown South's Nos. 2 through 5 hitters combined for nine RBI and Charie Kelly pitched a five-inning shutout to lead the Falcons to a rout of the Eagles.

Eli Rife was 1-for-2 with two runs scored and an RBI, Anthony Guarino was 1-for-2 with two runs scored and three RBI, and both Ricky Voss and Mike Faletti were 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI for Monmouth. Justin Scotto also went 1-for-1 with three runs scored out of the leadoff spot.

Kelly scattered seven hits in his complete-game effort and struck out three while walking none on 72 pitches.

Chris O'Connor went 2-for-3 and both Trevor Brey and Mike Rauso added a double for Middletown South. Joe Sprake took the loss on the mound for the Eagles.



Class B Central

Keyport 6, Asbury Park 3

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Keyport (3-9, 3-9)000222X692


Bismarck Mendez-Garcia (L, 0-4)69661697
Colin Fernandez  (W, 1-3)5.16310871
Ean Hospital (S, 1)1.21001225

Top Hitters

Asbury ParkGame Stats
Jamir Cancel2-3, R
Miguel Diaz1-3, 2B
Jansi Mendez-Garcia1-2, 2B, RBI
KeyportGame Stats
Tyler Ely2-3, R
Justin Young1-2, R, RBI, BB, 2B
Zack Whitehead1-2, R, RBI



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