Class A North

No. 1 CBA 9, No. 3 Manalapan 0

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Manalapan (5-1, 1-1)0000000031
CBA (3-0, 2-0)000900X961

Pitching

ManalapanIPHRERBBSOPC
E.J. Melendez (L, 2-1)3.13733368
Anthony Jomo0.21223124
Hunter Serrano22001236
CBAIPHRERBBSOPC
Braedin Hunt2.22002352
Blaise Venancio (W, 1-0)3.11001459
Jake Lawrie10000113

Top Hitters

ManalapanStats
Giovanni Ciaccio1-2, BB
Rob Gargano1-1, 2 BB
CBAStats
Nick Hohenstein1-1, 2 HBP, BB, R
Jack Harnisch2-3, RBI
Andrea Dalatri1-3, BB, R, RBI
Matt Fitzsimmons1-3, R, RBI

 

Freehold Twp. 9, No. 8 Freehold Boro 8

Cristian Corcione went 2-for-3 with a double, triple, two runs scored and an RBI and Ryan Ford knocked in two runs to lead the Patriots (3-2, 3-1) past the Colonials (1-1, 1-1) for their third straight win.

Freshman Patrick Burns scored three runs during a 2-for-3 game at the plate and Nick Lodispoto was 1-for-2 with four stolen bases in the win.

Nick Aiello doubled and drove in two, Phil Marcantonio doubled home a run and Matt Granato was 3-for-4 with three runs scored for Freehold Boro, which nearly rallied to tie the game with three runs in the bottom of the seventh.

Nick Lodispoto earned the win with three innings of work on 63 pitches while Ryan Kurczeski threw 66 pitches in 3 2/3 innings. Bryan Reed came on to record the final out for the save.

Henry Nonnamacher took the loss and threw 75 pitches for Freehold Boro.

 

Neptune 3, Howell 2 (10 Innings)

Kyle Bailey delivered a game-winning RBI double with two out in the bottom of the 10th and the Scarlet Fliers walked off with a win over the Rebels, their first of the season after three tight losses to open the season.

Devon Furges doubled home two runs with a double to tie the game in the fifth, which followed Howell's two-run third. Ryan Bearse clubbed a solo home run in the Rebels rally.

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Howell (1-1, 0-1)0020000000 281
Neptune (1-3, 1-1) 0000200001 380

Pitching

HowellIPHRERBBSOPC
Max Friedman 4.1 400 52 68
Michael Gomes0.1 12200 15
Bryan Bernard 5 3114978
NeptuneIPHRERBBSOPC
Sam Draper 7 7 22 51 95
Greg Millaway 3 10046 36

Top Hitters

HowellStats
Ryan Bearse2-4, R, RBI, HR, BB
Dylan Beyer2-3, 2B, BB
NeptuneStats
Kyle Bailey1-2, RBI, 2B, 2 BB
Sebastian JnoBaptiste2-4, R, 2B

 

 

Class A Central

St. John Vianney 15, Matawan 2 (5 Innings)

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SJV (2-1, 2-1)90330xx1593
Matawan (1-2, 1-2)00020xx251

Pitching

St. John Vianney

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

PC

 Logan Marter (W ,1-0)

 3

 2

0

 0

 2

 2

 59

 Peter Loumakos

 1

 3

 2

 2

 1

2

 37

 Matt McCormack

 1

 0

0

0

0

0

 13

Matawan

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

PC

 Chris Dietrich (L, 0-1)

 0

 4

 6

 6

 2

0

 25

 Nick Trapani

2

2

3

3

 3

0

 47

 Christian Rivera

1.

 2

 6

 5

0

0

48

 Richie Olsen

2

 1

0

0

 2

2

 42

Top Hitters

St. John Vianney

Stats

 Logan Marter

3-4, 2B, 3B, R, 3 RBI

 Mike DiPede

1-3, 3 RBI, R, 2 BB, SB

 Spencer Margulis

1-3, 3B, RBI, 2 R

Matawan

Stats

 Jay Kalieta

1-2, BB

 Derek Jordan

1-1, 2 RBI, BB

 

Rumson-Fair Haven 8, Shore 4

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Rumson (2-1, 2-1) 0 102005872
Shore (2-1, 1-1)2000110465

Pitching

RumsonIPHRERBBSOPC
Dylan Avino55330561
Kevin Shanes (W, 1-0)21112245
ShoreIPHRERBBSOPC
Mike Shirvanian (L, 1-1)6.147314107
James Maletto 0.23100012

Top Hitters

RumsonStats
Robbie Smith3-4, 2B, 2 HR, 6 RBI
ShoreStats
Tommy Dunleavy1-2, HR, 2 RBI
James LaBruno1-3, HR, RBI
Mike Shirvanian1-3, 3B, RBI

 

Holmdel 4, Red Bank 3

Senior Alex DiBona pitched four solid frames, went 2-for-3 at the plate and scored the game-winning run on a bases-loaded walk by Mike Devino in the bottom of the seventh that gave the Hornets (1-2, 1-1) a walk-off win over the Bucs (0-3, 0-3) - their first victory of the season.

The winning run was the third time DiBona crossed the plate on Monday in four trips to the plate. On the mound, DiBona allowed two unearned runs on two hits and four walks while striking out five in four innings and 82 pitches.

Rob Shangle earned the win with three innings of relief. He allowed one run on four hits and two walks, punched out two and threw 39 pitches.

Ezra Caspi added an RBI single for Holmdel in the win.

Mike Eulner went 2-for-3 with two RBI to lead Red Bank at the plate. Andrew Glauber threw 84 pitches in four innings of work while Nick Quaranta took the loss with 2 1/3 innings and 42 pitches.

 

Class A South

Toms River East 8, Brick Memorial 2

Brad Brush went 3-for-4 with a double, two runs and an RBI and sophomore Matt Santos (3-2, 0-1) pitched a six-hitter to help lead the Raiders (3-0, 3-0) to their third straight win to open the season.

Santos (2-0) allowed one earned run on six hits with no walks and six strikeouts in twirling his first career complete game.

Danny Clemente, Ryan Goodall and Aidan Meola each went 2-for-4, with Goodall and Meola scoring a run each and Clemente knocking in two. Meola - starting as a freshman - has collected two hits in each of his first three high school games.

Senior Ahmir Cournier went 1-for-5 with two RBI, Jay Longo was 1-for-2 with two runs scored and Jared Mizrachi also went 1-for-3 with an RBI.

Nick Gillen went 2-for-3 with two doubles and an RBI, his third and fourth doubles of the season.

Trevor Sherman took the loss on the mound, allowing four runs - two earned - on eight hits, one walk and four strikeouts on 76 pitches after striking out 11 with no walks in his first start of the season.

No. 7 Toms River North 17, Southern 3

Senior Jared Bellissimo belted two home runs and drove in seven runs to lead a Mariners (3-2, 2-1) rout against the Rams (0-4, 0-3). Bellissimo also tripled and scored four runs.

Prior to Monday, Bellissimo did not have any home runs in his career and by the end of the game, he found himself tied with two other players for the Shore Conference in round-trippers in 2018.

Robert Jeans was 2-for-4 with three RBI, Craig Larsen went 3-for-5 with a double, two RBI and three runs scored, and Alex Klalo was 2-for-5 with a double, two RBI and three runs scored for Toms River North.

Jon Giordano worked 4 2/3 innings for the win and fired 72 pitches. Giordano allowed one run on three hits while walking three and striking out four. Chris Wood pitched the final 1 1/3 innings and threw 29 pitches.

Aiden Hoszzu was 2-for-3 with a double, A.J. Mandell drove in two runs and Marcos Matias added a double and a run scored for Southern.

 

No. 5 Jackson Memorial 7, No. 6 Central 4

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Central (3-1, 2-1) 0300100462
Jackson Mem (5-0, 3-0) 124000X794

Pitching

CentralIPHRERBBSOPC
Colin Stacy (L, 1-1)36744158
Rich Galati21001234
Mike Masino12000012
Jackson MemIPHRERBBSOPC
Nick Beetel (W, 1-0)55412494
Mike Dimino (S, 3)21001325

Top Hitters

CentralStats
Tyler Aires2-3, 2B
Tom Ruscitti1-3, HR
A.J. Smith1-3, RBI
Jackson MemStats
Carmine Petosa2-4, HR, 2 RBI
Mike Dimino2-2, 2 R
Andrew Sefick2-2, 3-run HR
Alex Iadisernia1-4, RBI

 

Toms River South 6, Brick 5

Shane Gibson beat out an infield single in the bottom of the seventh inning, pushing home Jordan Erbe with the winning run and giving the Indians a win over the Green Dragons - their first of the season.

Mike Brunner tied the game in the top of the fifth inning for Brick with a two-run single to right field.

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Brick (1-3, 0-3)1001012573
TR South (1-3, 1-2)00202116113

Pitching

Brick

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

PC

Mike Brunner

4.1

5

3

2

2

3

70

Ethan Gonzalez

0.2

2

1

1

0

0

12

 Joe Espana

1

2

1

1

2

0

22

Rob Page (L, 0-1)

0.1

2

1

1

1

1

13

TR South

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

PC

 Nico Gonnella

6

6

3

2

1

4

71

Tom Spiwak

0.2

1

2

0

0

1

19

Keifer Samul (W, 1-0)

0.1

0

0

0

0

0

1

Top Hitters

Brick

Stats

John Coppola 1B

2-3, 3B RBI, 2B

Joe Guerra C

2-4, 2 R

Mike Brunner P/1B

1-3, 2 RBI

Player

Stats

T.J. Scuderi RF

2-3, BB, 2B, 2 RBI, R

Jordan Erbe 2B

2-3, 2B, R, RBI

Michael Lazzaro 3B

2-3, 2B, R

 Justin Lowden LF

2-4, 2B, R, RBI

 Shane Gibson PH

1-1, RBI

 

 

Class B Central

Keansburg 10, Asbury Park 5

Liam Meyer went 3-for-5 with a double and three RBI to lead a 10-run effort by the Titans (2-1, 2-0) that was enough to get by the Blue Bishops (0-2, 0-2).

Connor Graf was 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored, Gabe Torres was 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI, and Joe Osterbye added an RBI double for Keansburg.

Rian Rivera went the distance on the mound to pick up the win, allowing four earned runs on five hits and four walks while striking out nine.

Devin Nash-McGee went 1-for-3 with an RBI for Asbury Park.

 

Point Beach 8, Henry Hudson 1

Three Point Beach pitchers combined on a three-hitter with 15 strikeouts and the Garnet Gulls (2-1, 2-0) topped the Admirals (0-3, 0-2).

John Nista and Kenny MacPherson each three two hitless innings before Matt VanBrunt came on to strike out seven in three innings while allowing one earned run.

Josh Yates was 3-for-4 with a double, two runs and an RBI to lead the Garnet Gulls offense. Aidan Conway was 2-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI and Jude Lovegren finished 1-for-3 with two RBI for Point Beach.

Josh Winters was 1-for-1 with two walks, a double and an RBI for Henry Hudson. Mike Mohr went 1-for-2 with a run scored and took the loss with four innings of work.

 

Mater Dei Prep 13, Keyport 1 (5 Innings)

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Mater Dei (1-2, 1-1)03640XX13102
Keyport (0-3, 0-3)00010XX122

Pitching

Mater DeiIPHRERBBSOPC
Brandon Sansone (W, 1-0)521041090
KeyportIPHRERBBSOPC
Colin Fernandez (L, 0-1)2.27995179
Michael Vargas12425254
Matt Russo1.11000016

Top Hitters

Mater DeiStats
Joe Profaci2-4, 2 2B, R, 3 RBI
Chase Hardy1-3, 2B, R
Sean Turner1-4, 2B, R, RBI
KeyportStats
Colin Fernandez1-2
Justin Young1-2

 

St. Rose 16, Ranney 5

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St. Rose (2-1, 2-0)343204X16160
Ranney (2-2, 2-1)003020X580

Pitching

St. RoseIPHRERBBSOPC
Nick Schmidt (W, 1-0)45553571
Evan Peeke23001220
RanneyIPHRERBBSOPC
Charles Chropuvka (L, 0-1)2.191072271
Ben Kraushaar22223245
Deven Bhatnagar1.25445260

Top Hitters

St. RoseStats
Brody Maypother3-5, 2B, HR, 2 R, 4 RBI
Mario Bove3-4, 2 R, RBI
Phil Morelli2-2, R, RBI
Riley Maypother1-2, 2 R, 2 RBI
Will Gannon1-4, 3B, 2 R, RBI
John Crowley1-2, 2B, 2 RBI
Evan Peeke1-1, 2B, 2 RBI
PlayerStats
Charles Chropuvka2-3, R, RBI
Ryan Batista2-3, 2B, 4 RBI

 

 

Class B South

No. 4 Jackson Liberty 21, Lakewood 2

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Jackson Lib (3-0, 3-0) 5 5 5 4 2XX 2115 1
Lakewood (0-2, 0-2) 2 0 0 0 0XX 2 26

Pitching

Jackson LibIPHRERBBSOPC
Nick DeCarlo 2 1 2 1 2 3 42
Nick Dordas (W, 1-0) 2 1 0 0 1 3 20
Rich Dordas 1 1 0 0 0 1 14
Lakewood IPHRERBBSOPC
Justin Vega (L, 0-1) 2 8 10 6 3 3 66
Anthony Guzman 3 7 11 8 3 0 95

Top Hitters

Jackson LibStats
David Melfi3-3, 2 2B, 4 R, 2 RBI
Charlie Rudderow2-3, 2B, 4 R, 5 RBI
Scott Wierciszewski3-5, 2B, 3 R, 5 RBI
Billy Hart4-5, 2B, R, 3 RBI
Alex Torres2-4, 2B, 3 RBI
Daniel Sofield1-4, 2 RBI
LakewoodStats
Crooks1-2

 

Manchester 5, Point Boro 3

James Johns and Jagger Karaska combined on a three-hitter and Evan Scala and Ryan Costello each went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBI to lead the Hawks (3-1, 3-1) past the Panthers (1-2, 1-2).

Johns also went 2-for-4 with an RBI and Markel Hourigan was 1-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored for Manchester.

Johns allowed three runs - one earned - on two hits and two walks over four innings while striking out four on 69 pitches. Karaska tossed three scoreless innings on 61 pitches to earn the save.

Losing pitcher Sam Collins went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI for Point Boro while throwing 65 pitches in four innings.

 

Barnegat 12, Donovan Catholic 1

Junior David MacGillivray connected on a home run in the first inning to highlight an offensive outburst by the Bengals (1-3, 1-2) against the Griffins (1-3, 0-3), which propelled Barnegat to its first win of the year.

MacGillivray added an RBI double and Liam Corbett knocked in a pair of runs with an RBI single and an RBI double.

 

Pinelands 10, Lacey 9

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Lacey (3-1, 2-1)1005201962
Pinelands (2-2, 2-1)2301  04X1093

Pitching

LaceyIPHRERBBSOPC
Sam Sramaty5661 4 592
Colin Trembley (L, 1-1)13443245
PinelandsIPHRERBBSOPC
Noah Dean3.20548898
Matt Ingold 02111  015
Patrick Apgar 1.112 0 1021
Sean O’Rourke (W, 2-0) 23110236

Top Hitters

LaceyStats
Keith Apostolos1-3, 2 R, 3 SB
Colin Trembley0-1, 3 BB, 2 R
Anthony Tobia2-4, 2B
PinelandsStats
Nick Rapallo1-4, 2 R
Anthony Diaz1-4, 2 R, RBI
Peter Hammond1-3, RBI
Sean O’Rourke1-2, 2 RBI, 2 BB, R
Danny Thomas2-3, R
Bryce O’Rourke2-4, RBI, R

 

 

Non-Division

Middletown South 6, No. 9 Colts Neck 3

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Midd South (3-1) 0003201673
Colts Neck (1-3) 0100020 3 6 4

Pitching

Midd SouthIPHRERBBSOPC
Danny Minze (W, 1-0)53113685
Chris Lotito13220125
Jack Roesch (S, 1)10000015
Colts NeckIPHRERBBSOPC
Brandon Reese (L, 0-1)44322258
Dan Cowles12210015
Reece Horneck1.10102127
Anthony Galason0.21000013

Top Hitters

Midd SouthStats
Aurelio Licata2-4, R, RBI
Joe Sprake2-4, R, RBI
Robby Zega1-3, R, RBI, 2B
Jack Kinsella1-2, R
Danny Minze1-2, 2B, R
Colts NeckStats
Rob Mannino 1-4, R
Anthony Galason 1-4, 2 RBI
Reece Horneck 1-3
Dan Cowles 1-4
Adrian Jimenez 1-3, R
Jack Tirrell 1-3, RBI