A list of the hot topics, teams, athletes and personalities in high school sports this week.
1. St. Augustine Prep baseball: The Hermits (4-1) are off to a fast start behind the power hitting of catcher Barry Buchowksi.
2. Sacred Heart softball: Pitcher Rosie LaGrotta has all four of the Lions' wins.
3. Southern Regional girls track and field: The Rams are again a state Group IV contender after beating Toms River North in a Wednesday dual meet.
4. Gary Melton: The Cedar Creek senior won the 100-meter dash, the triple jump and the long jump to lead the Pirates to a dual-meet upset of Pleasantville.
5. Buena Regional girls track and field: The Chiefs impressed with a win at the Jim Camburn Memorial Relays and then a victory over Bridgeton in a dual meet.
6. Sam Miles: The St. Augustine Prep tennis coach got career win No. 300 this week.
7. Vineland baseball: Pitcher Don Money is 2-0 for the Fighting Clan (4-1).
8. ACIT softball: The Red Hawks have won two straight in their first varsity season.
9. Egg Harbor Township boys track and field: The Eagles looked every part of a state Group IV
contender with their impressive efforts on the track and in the field at the Jim Camburn Memorial Relays.
10. Anna Gordon: The Mainland Regional senior lacrosse standout this week scored her 100th career goal.