Class A North

No. 8 Middletown South 8, No. 3 CBA 2

Senior Trevor Brey launced a two-run home run in the top of the second to stake Middletown South to a 4-0 lead and the Eagles rolled to beat the Colts for the second time in three days for their fifth straight win.

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Midd South (5-0, 4-0)22300108100
CBA (2-3, 1-3)00000202112

Pitching

Middletown SouthIPHRERBBSOPC
Mike Keenan (W, 2-0)611220374
Chris Lotito10000210
CBAIPHRERBBSOPC
Braedin Hunt (L, 1-2)2.27763569
Declan Hoverter2.11000328
C.J. Shekian11111017

Top Hitters

Middletown SouthStats
Trevor Brey1-3, HR, R, 2 RBI
Joe Stanzione2-4, 2 2B, R, RBI
Jack Sheridan2-4, R, RBI
Anthony Esposito1-4, R, RBI
Chris Lotito1-3, RBI
Chris O’Connor1-4, 2B, R
CBAStats
Declan Hoverter2-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Tommy DiTullio2-3, R
Braedin Hunt2-3
Connor Baksh1-3, R

 

No. 7 Manalapan 7, Freehold Boro 1

Senior Aaron Ayers and junior Chris Nicol combined on a two-hitter and junior Nick DiPietrantonio stayed hot at the plate with a 3-for-4 day, a home run and three RBI to lead the Braves to their Shore-Conference-best sixth straight win to open the season.

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Freehold Boro (2-3, 2-2)0100000122
Manalapan (6-0, 5-0)130030X7103

Pitching

Freehold BoroIPHRERBBSOPC
Kyle Wenrich (L, 1-1)510732288
Shaun Piotrowski10000012
ManalapanIPHRERBBSOPC
Aaron Ayers (W, 2-0)51104896
Chris Nicol21000434

Top Hitters

Freehold BoroStats
Shaun Piotrowski1-2, RBI
ManalapanStats
Nick DiPietrantonio3-4, HR, R, 3 RBI
Michael Kuver2-4, 2B, R, RBI
Hunter Serrano2-3, R, RBI
Lou Marzo2-3, R

 

No. 9 Howell 15, Long Branch 5 (6 Innings)

Seniors Ryan Bearse, Jake Kutcher and Kyle Brex each homered during Howell's eight-run fourth inning and the Rebels pulled away to top the Green Wave and sweep the two-game series.

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Long Branch (0-5, 0-4)130100X5113
Howell (4-2, 3-2)211803X15113

Pitching

Long BranchIPHRERBBSOPC
Julian Moreno (L, 0-2)2.12436168
Ivan Navarro1.14551032
R.J. Hurd1.13300024
Evan Yerman03331014
HowellIPHRERBBSOPC
Max Friedman1.26431042
Jake Lenardo (W, 1-0)3.15110337
Logan Marmer0.10003016
Colin Loch0.2000016

Top Hitters

Long BranchStats
Julian Moreno1-2, HR, R, RBI
Evan Yerman2-4, 2 R
Andrew Conklin2-4, RBI
Andrew Baez2-2, 2 R
Brendan Cuddy1-3, 2 RBI
R.J. Hurd2-3
HowellStats
Kyle Brex2-3, 2B, HR, 2 R, 3 RBI
Ryan Bearse1-2, HR, R, 2 RBI
Jake Kutcher1-3, HR, R, 2 RBI
Tommy Talbot3-4, 4 R, RBI, 3 SB
Antonio Gatti2-3, 2B, R
Vin Impresa1-3, 2B, R
Jack Bearse1-2, R

 

Marlboro 14, Freehold Twp. 6

Senior Vin Ferrigno belted a tie-breaking three-run home run with two out in the top of the sixth inning and added a two-run single in the seventh to cap a seven-RBI game and lead the Mustangs over the Patriots.

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Marlboro (2-3, 1-3)200403514125
Freehold Twp (1-4, 1-3)1041000692

Pitching

MarlboroIPHRERBBSOPC
Josh Schleifman2.25522154
David Vignapiano1.13111026
Anthony DiMaiuta11000127
Jack McNiff2000002
Freehold Twp.IPHRERBBSOPC
Ryan Kurczeski66663181
Sean Fiolek (L, 0-1)23330233
Patrick Borromeo0122109
Vladimir Scriptunas12302031

Top Hitters

MarlboroStats
Vin Ferrigno3-5, 3B, HR, 7 RBI
Justin Kapuscinski2-3, 2B, 2 R, 2 RBI
Anthony Brienza2-5, 2 R, RBI
Ramon Fontanes1-2, 3 R, RBI
Mark Capell2-5, RBI
Matt Spinelli1-4, R, RBI
Freehold Twp.Stats
Brandon Smith1-4, 3 RBI
Cristian Corcione3-4, 2 2B, 3 R
Zach Gorman1-3, R, RBI
Pat Burns1-3, R

 

 

Class A Central

No. 4 Red Bank Catholic 18, Raritan 2 (5 Innings)

Junior Jack Scrivanic highlighted RBC's 18-run outburst with a grand slam and the Caseys rolled past the defending Central Group II champions to sweep the season series.

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RBC (4-1, 4-0)25407xx18100
Raritan (2-4, 2-2)10010xx240

Pitching

RBCIPHRERBBSOPC
John Nimeth (W, 2-0)45222469
Tyler Birnbaum10000010
RaritanIPHRERBBSOPC
Chris Gonzalez (L, 0-1)1.14774050
Hunter Neville1.25440243
Cameron Rafalko1000006
Rob DiLaurenzio01665032
Rob Scarola11110011

Top Hitters

RBCStats
Alex Gonzalez4-5, 4 R, 2 RBI
Jack Scrivanic1-3, HR, R, 5 RBI
Ryan O’Hara1-2, HR, 3 R, 3 RBI
RaritanStats
Tyler Bruno2-3, RBI
Jason Lind1-2, R
Justin Rivera1-2, RBI

 

No. 6 Manasquan 12, St. Rose 5

Senior Spencer Bauer hit his third triple of the season and drove in three runs to lead the Warriors over the Purple Roses and make a winner out of senior right-hander Mike Anthony.

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Manasquan (4-0, 4-0)045020112124
St. Rose (0-5, 0-4)01002205103

Pitching

ManasquanIPHRERBBSOPC
Mike Anthony (W, 2-0)573327101
Alex Galvan23211341
St. RoseIPHRERBBSOPC
Jeff DeFazio (L, 0-2)37973279
Matt Tiernan45322162

Top Hitters

ManasquanStats
John Foreman3-4, 2B, 2 R, RBI
Spencer Bauer2-4, 3B, 3 R, 3 RBI
Hayden Kunz2-4, 2B, 2 R, 3 RBI
Will Hopkinson1-4, R, 2 RBI
James Harmstead1-3, 2 R
Sam Del Guercio2-3, R
St. RoseStats
Tommy Turnbach3-4, 2B, R, RBI
Frank Bellezza2-4, 2B, R
Evan Peeke3-4, 2B
Joey Blaes1-4, 2B, R, RBI
Zack Alsieka1-4, 2B, R, RBI

 

Rumson-Fair Haven 6, Monmouth 5

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Monmouth (2-3, 1-3)0100040595
Rumson-FH (3-2, 2-2)130002X673

Pitching

MonmouthIPHRERBBSOPC
Dominic Santaniello23411031
Nick Bogan (L, 0-2)44210448
Rumson-Fair HavenIPHRERBBSOPC
Kevin Shanes55111682
Charlie Jones0.24420120
Dylan Sakele (W, 1-0)0.1000003
Michael Amendola (SV, 1)1000008

Top Hitters

MonmouthStats
Jake Cushing2-4, 2B, RBI
Eli Rife1-3, R
Drew Faccone1-4, 2B, R
Mike Bateman1-3, R
Rumson-FHStats
Charlie Tallman2-4, 2 R, RBI
Brian Doherty1-2, 2B, RBI
Ryan Dupree1-2, 2B, R
Matt Rigby1-3, R, RBI

 

 

Class B North

Matawan 9, Middletown North 5

Junior Jay Kalieta hit a go-ahead RBI single in Matawan's five-run sixth that propelled the Huskies to a win over the Lions, salvaging a series split.

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Midd North (2-3, 2-2)0002 30056 2
Matawan (3-2, 2-2)2000 2 5x980

Pitching

Middletown NorthIPHRERBBSOPC
Colin Dowlen4.2 4 4 4 3 9 90
Sean Gardiner (L, 1-1)1 4 5 0 2 1 37
Mike Roditis 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
MatawanIPHRERBBSOPC
Danny Hirujo4.1 5 5 5 2 2 55
Timmy Egan (W, 1-0)1.2 10 0 1 1 31
Jackson Hercek100000 15

Top Hitters

Middletown NorthStats
Ryan Rosinski2-3, 2B
Kernan Alba2-3, R, RBI
PlayerStats
Griffin Falco1-2, RBI, 2 R
Chris Gendi1-3, 3B, RBI
Jackson Hercek3-4, 2B, 3 R, RBI
Jay Kalieta1-3, 2 R, RBI

 

No. 10 Ocean 5, St. John Vianney 2

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SJV (0-5, 0-4)0001100263
Ocean  (5-0, 4-0)012110X582

Pitching

St. John VianneyIPHRERBBSOPC
Ryan Sekman (L, 0-2)58534894
Evan Pollack10000115
OceanIPHRERBBSOPC
Nick Callano (W, 2-0)76210997

Top Hitters

St. John VianneyStats
Jacob Ramirez2-3, R
Rocko Brzezniak1-3, 2B
Anthony Altomonte1-3, 2B, RBI
OceanStats
Cole Kelly2-run single
Nick Callano1-2, RBI, 2 SB
Kevin D’Auria2-4, 2B, RBI
Michael Cascaes4 SB

 

Colts Neck 13, Neptune 9

Senior Reece Horneck launched a tie-breaking three-run home run in the bottom of the sixth inning as part of a five-RBI day at the plate and the Cougars outlasted the Scarlet Fliers for the second time in three days for the series sweep.

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Neptune (2-3, 1-3) 0313020 980
Colts Neck (2-2, 2-2) 3 5 0 1 04 x 13142

Pitching

NeptuneIPHRERBBSOPC
Brian Young 510101032 91
Kyle Bailey (L, 0-1) 144411 30
Colts NeckIPHRERBBSOPC
Justin Coppola 3.1 6 7 7 5 481
Reece Horneck 2.1 220 1 241
Adrian Jimenez (W, 1-0) 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 19

Top Hitters

NeptuneStats
Jett Tinik3-5, 2 2B, R
John Gannon1-4, 3B, 2 RBI
Kyle Bailey3-4, 2 2B, 4 RBI
Colts NeckStats
Nick Torres3-4, 3 R, RBI
Adrian Jimenez2-4, 2B, R, RBI
George Zemlanicky2-4, 2B, R, 2 RBI
Reece Horneck3-3, 2B, 3B, HR, 5 RBI
Logan Boag2-3, 2B, R, RBI
Rob Mannino1-2, 2B, 3 R, RBI

 

No. 2 Wall 9, Red Bank 0

Senior Dave Howarth doubled in two runs to highlight Wall's eight-run sixth inning, but the Crimson Knights didn't need the insurance thanks to a four-hit shutout spun by senior Ryan Napolitano.

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Red Bank (1-4, 1-3)0000000040
Wall (5-0, 4-0)010008X9111

Pitching

Red BankIPHRERBBSOPC
Nick Ferrogine (L, 0-2)44111358
Joe Pallante1.13440020
Ryan Lahey0.24442025
WallIPHRERBBSOPC
Ryan Napolitano (W, 2-0)74002897

Top Hitters

Red BankStats
Andrew Glauber1-3, 2B
WallStats
Jay Bant3-3, R, RBI
Teddy Sharkey2-4, 2B, 2 R, RBI
Tanner Powers2-4, 2B, R, RBI
Dave Howarth1-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Dylan Richey1-3, 2B, R
Sean Nocera1-2, RBI