Baseball Monday Scoreboard, 4/18/16
Class A North
Manalapan 4, No. 1 CBA 0
John Pudder pitched a 66-pitch shutout and the Braves snapped a five-game skid by snapping the Colts' 21-game winning streak against N.J. teams.
Freehold Boro 8, Freehold Twp. 6
Nick LaMorte and James Manos each went 2-for-4 and Nick Zuppe allowed a pair of runs in four innings on the mound ass the Colonials held off the Patriots.
LaMorte doubled, tripled and drove in two, while Mano drove in three runs. Brian Oliver went 3-for-3 with a double and two RBI while Ryan Ford was 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored.
No. 4 Middletown South 5, No. 2 Howell 0
Jon Martin threw a four-hit shutout with no walks and eight strikeouts and the Eagles blanked the Rebels. Tom Frandsen was 3-for-3 with a run scored, an RBI and a stolen base and Ben Porpora added a two-run home run for Middletown South.
Jeremy Joyce was also 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored for the Eagles. Justin Steel and Grant Hackett each doubled for Howell.
Matt Furlong took the loss in pitching 5 1/3 innings.
Middletown North 6, No. 3 Marlboro 5
|Marlboro (6-2, 4-2)||0||0||0||2||3||0||0||5||10||3|
|Midd. North (4-4, 3-4)||0||2||0||1||2||0||1||6||5||1|
|Jeremy Bello (L)||1.2||2||1||1||2||0|
|Tyler Ras (W, 2-2)||1||1||0||0||0||1|
|Will Trochiano||2-5, 2B|
|Midd. North||Game Stats|
|Kyle Capo||1-4, 2B|
Kyle Capo hammered a game-winning, walk-off double in the bottom of the seventh inning and the Lions beat the Mustangs to win their fourth straight game after beginning the season 0-4.
Cole Fluta and Seth Ziegler each went 2-for-2 at the plate for Middletown North. Tyler Ras earned the win in relief.
Class A Central
Rumson-Fair Haven 10, Manasquan 2
Teddy Sourlis went 3-for-4 with three RBI to back starter Anthony Mazzuca, who pitched a five-hit complete game to lift the Bulldogs over the Warriors. Mazzuca allowed one earned run and a walk while striking out three to earn his first win of the year.
Danny Trocchia was 2-for-3 with a run, an RBI and a stolen base, Jake Caruso was 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored, and Sam Chandler also went 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI.
Freshman James Harmstead hit a home run and Ethan Thompson was 2-for-3 with an RBI for Manasquan.
Class A South
Brick 1, Southern 0
|Southern (3-6, 3-5)||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||4||2|
|Brick (3-5, 2-5)||0||0||0||0||0||1||x||1||4||1|
|Nick Simone (L)||6||4||1||1||1||11|
|Mike Soldo (W)||6||4||0||0||0||2|
|Marcos Matias||1-2, HBP|
|Mike Soldo||2-3, R|
Mike Soldo singled and scored the winning run on a wild pitch to make himself a winner on the mound and give the Green Dragons a win over Nick Simone (11 strikeouts) and Southern.
Class B North
Wall 3, No. 9 Colts Neck 1
Gene Scott hit a go-ahead, two-out, two-run double in the bottom of the sixth inning and the Crimson Knights edged the Cougars and ace Mario Ferraioli.
Mike Nocchi outdueled Ferraioli by throwing a complete-game six-hitter with a pair of walks and four strikeouts. Ferraioli struck out nine and walked four in a six-inning four-hitter.
Mike Antico went 3-for-4 with a double and two stolen bases for Colts Neck, which lost for the fourth time in five games.
No. 5 Red Bank Catholic 4, Long Branch 1
|RBC (7-1, 6-0)||0||3||0||0||0||1||0||4||8|
|Long Branch (2-6, 0-6)||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||1||6|
|Jack Smith (1-0)||5||5||0||0||1||2|
|James Horniacek (L, 0-1)||6||8||4||3||1||8|
|Evan Madigan||3-3, RBI, SB|
|Pat Leoanrd||2-2, RBI|
|Aiden Supp||1-3, 3B, RBI|
|Long Branch||Game Stats|
|Terrance Brewer||1-3, 1B, SB|
|Carlos Irrizary||RBI Single in 7th|
Matawan 5, Red Bank 4
|Matt Reardon (L, 0-1)||2||5||3||2||1||0|
|Brandon Rivera (W, 1-0)||.2||1||0||0||1||0|
|Richard Joa (S, 2)||1||0||0||0||0||0|
|Red Bank||Game Stats|
|Brandon Alvaro||2-3, R, RBI|
|Matt Santos||1-3, R, RBI|
|Sammy Tekelch||1-3, R, RBI|
|Adam Elliott||2-4, RBI|
|Richard Joa||2-3, 2 R|
|Brandon Rivera||1-2 , 2 BB, 2 RBI|
|Alex Cosentino||1-2, BB, R, RBI|
Adam Elliot plated the go-ahead run with an RBI single in the bottom of the sixth and the Huskies pulled out a win over the Bucs. Red Bank scored three runs in the top of the sixth to tie the game before Richard Joa led off the seventh with a single and came on to close the game out on the mound.
Brandon Rivera notched a two-run single in the fourth inning to open the Matawan scoring.
No. 10 Ocean 4, Neptune 3
|Neptune (4-4, 2-4)||0||0||0||2||1||0||0||3||10||2|
|Ocean (9-2, 4-2)||0||0||3||0||0||0||1||4||6||1|
|Justin Tucker (L, 1-3)||6.2||6||4||3||3||5|
|Alec Keezer (W, 1-0)||2||1||0||0||1||3|
|Sean Maxcy||3-4, 2B|
|Jake Giblin||2-3, RBI|
|Brian Olesen||3-R, HR|
Brian Kochenash singled and an ensuing error allowed sophomore Jack D'Auria to score all the way from first and give the Spartans a walk-off win against the Scarlet Fliers in the seventh.
Class B Central
Keansburg 15, Ranney 3 (5 Innings)
|Ranney (2-4, 2-4)||0||0||3||0||0||x||x||3||7||5|
|Keansburg (3-3, 2-3)||3||0||10||2||x||x||x||15||15||1|
|Scott Zhu (L)||3||11||12||1||2||4|
|Austin Blum (W, 1-1)||5||7||3||3||1||8|
|Scott Zhu||1-3, 2B, 2 RBI|
|Austin Blum||2-4, 3 RBI, R|
|Justin Alessi||3-4, 2B, 3 R, RBI|
|Ian Terry||3-4, 2B, 3 RBI, 2 R|
Mater Dei Prep 11, Asbury Park 0
|Asbury Park (0-6, 0-6)||0||0||0||0||0||x||x||0||1||4|
|Mater Dei (4-3, 4-2)||2||5||2||2||x||x||x||11||12||0|
|Tylil Tulley (L)||1.1||6||7||5||2||0|
|Mat Carrigy (W, 1-0)||5||1||0||0||1||7|
|Asbury Park||Game Stats|
|Quamiere Mohammed||1-2, 2B|
|Mater Dei||Game Stats|
|Kyle Dowlen||3-3, 2B, 2 HR, 3 R, 6 RBI|
|Joe Ruth||2-3, 2B, R, 2 RBI|
|Mike Dunne||2-4, 2B, R, RBI|
Mat Carrigy pitched a one-hitter and Kyle Dowlen had a career day with two homers and six RBI as the Serpahs rolled through the Blue Bishops. Carrigy combined with Anthony Grimaldi to throw a no-hitter on Wednesday of last week.
St. Rose 12, Point Beach 3
The Nos. 2 through 5 hitters in the St. Rose lineup combined to go 10-for-19 with six runs scored and seven RBI as the Purple Roses scored nine answered runs to hand the Garnet Gulls their first loss of the season.
Joe Volpe was 3-for-4 with a double, two runs and two RBI and Brendan Hueth was 2-for-5 with two doubles and three RBI. Mike Gowen also went 3-for-5 with three runs scored and Riley Maypother was 2-for-5 with a double and an RBI. Brendan Mology also chipped in by going 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI.
Keyport 17, Henry Hudson 4 (5 Innings)
|Keyport (3-4, 3-3)||1||0||11||1||3||16||16||2|
|Hudson (1-5, 1-5)||0||3||0||1||0||4||7||4|
|Evan Smutz (W, 1-0)||3||3||3||3||1||1|
|Ryan Doelger (L, 0-2)||2||8||9||5||2||4|
|Jackson Aumak||3-3, 3 R|
|Henry Hudson||Game Stats|
No. 8 Barnegat 4, Lacey 3
|Aaron McLaughlin (W, 1-0)||2||1||1||0||4||2|
|Tom Corragio (L)||2||5||3||2||0||2|
|Aaron McLaughlin||2-4, 2B, RBI|
|Don Zellman||1-3, BB, R|
Justin Diefenbach slammed a tie-breaking, two-run double in the top of the seventh inning and Aaron McLaughlin pitched two innings to earn the win as the Bengals won their third straight since the Jason Groome ineligibility announcement.
Toms River East 5, Manchester 2
|TR East (2-6)||0||2||1||2||0||0||x||5||9||1|
|James Cuber (L, 0-1)||3.1||9||5||5||2||0|
|Brad Brush (W, 1-3)||7||3||2||2||2||11|
|Matt Migliaccio||1-3, RBI|
|TR East||Game Stats|
|James Papamakariou||2-3, 2 2B, 3 RBI|
|Nick LaVecchia||1-1, 2 R|
|Jordan Lewis||1-2, R|
Sophomore Brad Brush fired a complete game with 11 strikeouts and the Raiders topped the Hawks for their second win of the season.
Sunday, April 17
No. 5 Red Bank Catholic 3, St. Peter's Prep 2
|St. Peters Prep||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2||10||1|
|Kevin Connelly (L)||1||0||1||0||2||2|
|Jack Ipsen (W)||5||3||0||0||0||3|
|St. Peter's||Game Stats|
|Matt McDermott||2-5, R|
|Thomas Hojnacki||3-4, RBI|
|Mike Veit||1-3, RBI|
|Evan Madigan||1-3, BB, HBP, RBI|
Steve Turk drew a bases-loaded, two-out walk on a full count to force in the winning run and the Caseys walked off with a win over the Marauders.
At Diamond Nation
Toms River North 8, Monroe 5
Jared Bellisimo earned the win on the mound and the Mariners hung seven runs -three earned - on North Carolina recruit Robbie Peto to pick up a key non-conference win for the Shore Conference.