Class A North

Colts Neck 6, Freehold Twp. 0

Freehold Twp. (8-7, 7-5) 0000000022
Colts Neck (9-7, 7-5) 100221x672



Greg Najar (L, 0-1)0.11111  0 12
Liam Simon4.16423489
Tyler Hayden1.10113234
Dillon Pellecchia (W, 2-2)72001293


Top Hitters

Freehold Twp.Game Stats
Ryan Ford1-2
Colts NeckGame Stats
Joe Kohm2-4, R, RBI
Anthony Galason1-2, R
Jon Weitzman1-3
Nick Straub1-3, R
Dan Schulte1-3, RBI
Jack Tirrell1-3


No. 9 Freehold Boro 9, No. 8 Manalapan 2

Tom Holdorf pitched a complete-game four-hitter and went 3-for-3 with three doubles, four runs scored and three RBI to lead the Colonials (12-5, 9-4) past the Braves (12-6, 7-4) and into sole possession of first place in Class A North.

Holdorf allowed one earned run on four hits and a walk while striking out six on 102 pitches. He helped his cause with an RBI double in the third and a two-run double in the fourth.

Phil Marcantonio was 2-for-4 with a double, a run scored and an RBI and Mark Costanzo drove in three runs.

John Pudder took the loss and threw 55 pitches over three innings.



Class A Central

Matawan 13, Shore 3 (6 Innings)

Shore (5-8, 4-5)002010372
Matawan (10-6, 8-3)17130113133



James LaBruno (L, 0-3)1.2 5885266
Oscar Scott1.25443262
James Maletto 231002 39
Jake Burlew (W, 1-1)67320393


Top Hitters

ShoreGame Stats
Austin Cannon2-3, 2B
Dean Smolokov2-3
MatawanGame Stats
Tom Collazo4-5, 2B, 4 RBI, 2 runs
Jackson Hercek3-5, RBI, run
Mike Trapani2-4, 2B, 3 RBI



Class A South

No. 10 Toms River North 10, Jackson Memorial 3

TR North (9-4, 8-4)001302410142
Jackson Mem. (6-9, 5-7)0003000393



Craig Larsen (W, 4-1)68330782
Brody Sprinkle10000120
Matt D’Amore (L, 2-1)47402281
Joe Princiotta2.27622271
Shawn Kelich0.1000109


Top Hitters

TR NorthGame Stats
Craig Larsen4-4, 2 2B, 4 RBI, 2 R
Alex Klalo4-5, 2 R
Jared Bellisimo2-4, 3 RBI
Jackson Mem.Game Stats
Tom Pellone3-4, 2 2B, R
Alex Iadisernia3-3, 3B, RBI


Brick 3, Brick Memorial 0

Mike Soldo and Matt Stadelberger combined on a one-hitter and the Green Dragons (10-4, 7-3) beat the crosstown rival Mustangs (3-12, 1-8) for the second time this season. Soldo allowed the one hit and also walked one while striking out five over the first three innings and Stadelberger allowed just one baserunner in his four hitless innings. He struck out six, walked none and the lone baserunner to reach against him did so on an error.

Stadelberger also went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI single in the first inning to lead the offense. Soldo was 2-for-2, John Prato doubled and scored in the first and Kenny Bala singled home a run in the fourth.

Joe Manso picked up the lone Brick Memorial hit.


No. 1 Toms River South 7, Southern 3

T.J. Scuderi launced a three-run home run and Tom Campo belted a two-run bomb as the Indians (12-1, 10-1) cooled off the Rams (8-5, 7-5). Scuderi also pitched the final 1 1/3 to close out a win for starter Matt Hartshorn, who improved to 2-0 while allowing one earned run in 5 1/3 innings of work and 77 pitches.

Scuderi and Campo each added a sacrifice fly, giving Scuderi four RBI and Campo three. Matt Shiffer was also 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored.

Marcos Matias was 3-for-3 with a double, a run scored and an RBI to lead the Southern offense. Nolan Watson also went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored for the Rams.

Andrew Luongo look the loss, throwing 65 pitches in four innings.


Central 14, Toms River East 10 (10 Innings)

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TR East (2-12, 2-10)32010110201076



Tyler Aires546462106
Ryan Greene (W)53437298
Colin Healy33433252
Fletcher Gest1.13110229
Darren Scholl1.10003238
Brad Brush (L)4.18962492


Top Hitters

CentralGame Stats
Tom Ruscitti2-4, 2B, 2 RBI, 2 Runs
Tyler Aires3-6, 2B, 4 RBI
Jack Sudia3-5, 2B, RBI, 2 Runs
TR EastGame Stats
Danny Clemente2-2, 3 RBI, 3 BB
Nick DeGennaro1-4, 3 RBI, 3 runs, 2 BB

Tyler Aires hit a bases-clearing double to break a 10-10 tie in the top of the 10th and the Golden Eagles won and back-and-forth slugfest against the Raiders.


Class B North

No. 4 Manasquan 8, No. 2 Red Bank Catholic 0

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Manasquan (10-7)103022X8140


Blaise Panzini (L, 2-2)4.1106627
Jake Birnbaum1.242200
Connor Muly (W, 3-1)7.0100216


Top Hitters

RBCGame Stats
Mike Veit1-2, BB
ManasquanGame Stats
Tom Sheehan4-4, 3 2B, HR, 2 RBI
Ethan Thompson2-4
James Harmstead2-4, 2 RBI
Adam Schreck2-4, 2B, RBI
Alex Galvan2-3, 2 RBI, BB



Class B Central

Keyport 8, Henry Hudson 2

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Keyport (5-9, 5-6)114011X890



Brendan Carlstrom (L)26665061
Tim Farrell10002116
Ryan Doelger22111231
Grady Hendrickson11111120
Colin Fernandez (W, 3-1)20101124
Christian Smith21000219
Roan Maxwell32111140


Top Hitters

Henry HudsonGame Stats
Brendan Carlstrom2-3, R, 2B
Glen Slocum1-2, RBI, BB, SB
KeyportGame Stats
Cody Young2-2, 2 R, 3 SB, HBP, BB
Christian Smith2-3, 3 RBI, BB, SB
Zack Whitehead1-3, 2 R, 2 RBI, SB


St. Rose 15, Keansburg 2

Brothers Brody and Riley Maypother each homered and both Brody Maypother and brandon Mology drove in four runs apiece to lead the Purple Roses (14-1, 10-0) past the Titans (6-8, 6-5). With the win, St. Rose clinches no worse than a share of the Class B Central title for the second straight year.

Brody Maypother finished 4-for-5 with two doubles and four runs scored to go with the homer and four RBI. Riley Maypother was 2-for-4 with two runs scored and three RBI, while Mology was 3-for-3.

Will Gannon also went 2-for-4 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI for St. Rose. Gannon also earned the win on the mound, allowing two runs on four hits with no walks and seven strikeouts. Riley Maypother pitched the final two innings.

Liam Riecks led the Keansburg offense by going 2-for-3 with a solo home run, a double and two runs scored.


Point Beach 19, Ranney 0 (5 Innings)

Five Point Beach players went 3-for-3 and the Garnet Gulls (7-6, 7-4) took off with a 12-run first inning and did not look back in a win over the Panthers (0-11, 0-10).

Phil Antoniotti, John Nista and Kevin Donnelly all went 3-for-3 with three runs scored and Kenny MacPherson was 3-for-3 with two doubles and four RBI. Nista hit three doubles and drove in three, while Donnelly doubled twice and drove in two. Max Alia was also 3-for-3 with a double and two RBI. Josh Yates chipped in a 2-for-4 day at the plate with a double, two runs and two RBI.

Jude Lovegren and Jean Vernier combined on the three-hit shutout, with Lovegren pitching two perfect innings with four strikeouts.


Mater Dei Prep 11, Asbury Park 1 (5 Innings)

Asbury Park (0-7, 0-7)10000124
Mater Dei (7-6, 7-4)521121160



Luis Rodriguez (L, 0-1)0.103330
Vjuan Medler235560
Ja’King Agostini2.133040
Vinny Stanziale (W, 3-2)521108
Greg Bender1.21112812
Rob Lynch254203


Top Hitters

Asbury ParkGame Stats
Devin Nash-McGhee1-2, R, 2B
Henry McGhee1-2, 2B, RBI
Milton Simmons1-2
Mater DeiGame Stats
Joe Profaci2-3, R, 2 SB, RBI
Kyle Dowlen1-2, 3 R, SB, RBI
Greg Bender0-3, 2 RBI



Class B South

Lakewood 3, Barnegat 2

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Lakewood (3-11, 2-10)010101x353



Evan Albanese (L)44222469
Lucas Torres31112339
Justin Vega (W)65221696


Top Hitters

BarnegatGame Stats
Justin Diefenbach2-3, R, 2 SB
Tyler Suydam2-3
LakewoodGame Stats
Kevin Lopez2-3, 2 2B, 2 RBI
Hector Rodriguez3 BB, 2 R, 3 SB


No. 5 Lacey 5, Manchester 3

Don Zellman was 2-for-3 with a triple and and RBI and Jorden Jurkiewicz, Miles Feaster and Justin Thompson all went 2-for-4 with an RBI as the Lions (14-2, 10-2) plated four in the top of the fifth and collected six extra-base hits to beat the Hawks (6-8, 6-6) to clinch a share of the Class B South championship.

Jurkiewicz also tripled, while Feaster, Thompson, Keith Apostolos and Anthony Elefante added a double each.

Zellman picked up the win on the mound, allowing three earned runs on seven hits while striking out six without a walk. Zellman fired 96 pitches.

James Johns and losing pitcher Gavin Pabst each went 2-for-4 and Johns and Kirk Montanye each drove in a run for Manchester. Matt Miggliaccio also went 1-for-3 with two runs scored.

Jackson Liberty 7, Point Boro 3

Daniel Sofield highlighted a four-run Jackson Liberty fifth inning with a two-run single and the Lions (9-6, 8-4) beat the Panthers (6-9, 4-8) to keep their hopes of a division title share alive.

David Melfi was 2-for-4 with a triple to lead off the fifth and also drove in a run. Matt Hickman finished 3-for-4 with an RBI and Billy Hart was 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI for Jackson Liberty.

Kevin Ritz pitched the first six innings to earn the win, allowing three earned runs on six hits and three walks while striking out two and throwing 92 pitches. Andrew Ludovico worked the seventh inning and struck out two.

Sam Collins was 2-for-3 with an RBI and Justin Rafi was 1-for-3 with two RBI to lead Point Boro. Nick Guzzi pitched 4 2/3 innings and threw 79 pitches while taking the loss.


Pinelands 7, Donovan Catholic 2

Donovan (6-9, 5-7)0100100271
Pinelands (8-6, 5-4)114001X781



Bart Goble (L)2.14321147
Patrick Apgar (W, 1-0)56201568
Peter Hammond10001212
Noah Dean11001119


Top Hitters

DonovanGame Stats
Matt Morro2-4, RBI
Bart Goble2-3
PinelandsGame Stats
Tommy Madge3-3, 2B, 3B, R, 2 RBI
Chris Burke1-3, 3B
Peter Hammond1-2, 2B, RBI
Sean Crowley1-2, 2 RBI


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