Baseball roundup: Lower Cape May edges St. Joseph on bases-loaded walk
Connor Magee drew a bases loaded walk as Lower Cape May Regional High School edged visiting St. Joseph 10-9 in eight innings Wednesday.
Magee was 2-for-2 with two RBIs and a triple. Brad Fournier and Mike Harkin each had two hits for the Caper Tigers.
Harkin pitched five innings of relief, allowing one run and striking out three.
St. Joseph 203 400 00-9 3 3
Lower Cape May Regional 052 100 11-10 9 5
3B-Connor Magee LCM.
WP-Harkin 3K. LP-Craig strikeouts unavailable.
Records-LCM 12-13; St. Joe 7-17.
Atlantic County Institute
of Technology 5,
Jon Rataski registered 10 strikeouts in seven innings pitched for his first won of the season.
Jon Bronco provided an RBI double for the Red Hawks.
Pleasantville 100 020 0-3 5 3
ACIT 300 020 X-5 4 0
WP-Rataski (1-1) 10K. LP-Sanabia 5K.
Records-Pleasantville 1-14; ACIT 8-16.
St. Augustine Prep 5,
Buena Regional 3
Freshman Mike Vasturia threw a complete game and struck out three for his first varsity win of his career. Barry Buchowski hit a two-run double in the third for Prep.
Denny Brady went 2-for-4 with a run scored for Buena.
Buena Regional 000 003 0-3 8 2
St. Augustine Prep 002 030 0-5 5 2
2B-Rios BR; Buchowski SAP.
WP-Vasturia 3k. LP-Bertucci 1k.
Records-Buena 20-6; Prep 18-6.
Cape May Tech 4
Matt Bolle went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs scored for Wildwood.
Paul Edmunds and Cole Sawyer each had a hit and a run scored for Cape May Tech.
Wildwood 103 020 1-7 8 2
Cape May Tech 011 110 0-4 4 4
2B-Bolle, Jakel W.
WP-Bolle 7k. LP-Gehring 2k.
South Jersey Non-Public A
(8) Holy Spirit 10,
(10) Holy Cross 0, 4.5 innings
Mike BiIanni allowed one hit and struck out four in five scoreless innings pitched.
Rob Boselli doubled, tripled and scored a run for the Spartans, while Brandon Ott was 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored.
Ricky Hopkins contributed with a two-run single, while Ryan Solari blasted a two-run homer.
Holy Spirit will meet No. 2 seed St. Augustine Prep, the No. 5 team in the Press Elite 11, Tuesday in a quarterfinal.
Holy Cross 000 00-0 1 2
Holy Spirit 080 2X-10 10 2
2B-Ott, Boselli HS. 3B-Boselli HS. HR-Solari HS.
WP-BiIanni (4-3) 4K. LP-Graham 3K.
Records-Holy Spirit 13-10.
Cumberland Regional 1
Garrett Mayhew drove in Sean Burks for Cumberland's only run of the game. Zackery Evans posted two hits for the Colts.
Pitman 340 100 0-8 10 1
Cumberland Regional 100 000 0-1 6 1
2B-Datz, Enzman P; Burks, Burlingame CR. HR-Seibert P.
WP-Enzam 8K. LP-Griffie 1K.
Pinelands Regional 2,
Southern Regional 1
Further details were unavailable.
Camden Charter 13,
Jeffrey Soto Balbuena was 2-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI to lead Bridgeton. Eymar Huerta recorded a single, double and run scored for the Bulldgos. Oliver Ojeda Celaya and Luis Vera each recorded a run scored and RBI.
Camden Charter 241 321 0-13 13 3
Bridgeton 011 200 3-7 6 4
2B-Nunez, DeJesus (2) CC; Huerta B. 3B-Fernandez CC. HR-.
WP-Fernandez 7K. LP-Jannelli 7K.
Records-Camden Charter 5-7, Bridgeton 1-24.
Ocean City 12,
Sacred Heart 1
Vince Terry went 3-for-4 with a double for Ocean City.
Ocean City 300 502 2-12 12 1
Sacred Heart 100 000 0-1 5 3
2B-Andrews,Terry, Craver, Mooney OC.
WP-Altieri 5k. LP-Allen 0k.