Baseball roundup: Austin Griffie leads Cumberland Regional to narrow win
Austin Griffie pitched a shut-out and had a key hit to help Cumberland Regional High School beat visiting Glassboro 1-0 in a Tri-County Confer-ence baseball game Monday.
Griffie struck out 10 to improve to 2-0 this season.
Griffie's single in the second inning led to the only run of the game after Sean Burks replaced him as a courtesy runner. Burks was sacrificed to second, stole third base and then scored on a ground ball to the shortstop.
Glassboro 000 000 0-0 4 0
Cumberland Regional 010 000 0-1 2 0
2B-Maldonado G. 3B-Mazzeo G.
WP-Griffie (2-0) 10k. LP-Cosentino 2k.
Records-Glassboro 5-6, Cumberland 7-2.
Atlantic City 9,
Lower Cape May Regional 1
The Vikings scored in each of the first four innings to pull away from the Caper Tigers.
Mike Monacello had two of the Vikings' five hits, and Giancarlo Martinez doubled. Jon Bruccoleri got the win, striking out seven in four innings.
Erik Conrad had two hits and drove in the Caper Tigers' only run. Connor Magee doubled.
Atlantic City 113 200 2-9 5 2
Lower Cape May 000 000 1-1 5 6
2B-LCM, Magee. 3B-A.C., Martinez.
WP-Bruccoleri 7k. LP-Olson.
Records-A.C. 5-5, LCM 4-3.
No. 10 Buena Regional 4,
Middle Township 0
Buena's Chris Capriotti threw a shutout with seven strikeouts for his fourth win of the season.
Dominick Lopez went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored for the Chiefs, who are ranked No. 10 in The Press Elite 11. Jarred Corniell was 2-for-3 with a run scored.
Buena Regional 000 202 0-4 9 4
Middle Township 000 000 0-0 2 2
WP-Capriotti (4-0) 7k. LP-Keyes 0k.
Records-Buena 9-1, Middle 5-4.
Wildwood Catholic 1
Zach Morgan pitched a complete game, striking out five and walking two, and went 2-for-2 with two runs scored for Oakcrest.
Cameron Lease went 2-for-3 with three RBIs for the Falcons. James Townley doubled.
Tyler Norris doubled for Wildwood Catholic.
Oakcrest 101 37-12 8 1
Wildwood Catholic 000 10-1 6 2
2B-Townley O; Norris WC.
WP-Morgan 5k. LP-McWade 3k.
Records-Oakcrest 5-4, Catholic 4-4.
Jackson Liberty 9,
Pinelands Regional 1
R.J. Rodriguez walked and scored on Dan Disbrow's single in the third inning for Pinelands' only run.
Pitcher Jon Arch doubled for the Wildcats.
Jackson Liberty 104 100 3-9 12 0
Pinelands Regional 001 000 0-1 3 4
2B-Pallante, Castronuova (2) JL; Arch PR.
WP-Naif (1-0) 7k. LP-Arch (0-2) 3K.
Records-Pinelands 2-7, Jackson 6-2.
Manchester Township 2,
Barnegat fell to 5-3. Details were unavailable.
Toms River North 2,
Lacey Township 0
Lacey fell to 0-9. Details were unavailable.