Baseball roundup: Atlantic City scores game-winner in seventh to beat Mainland
Steve Myers drove in the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh as Atlantic City High School edged Mainland Regional 7-6 in a Cape-Atlantic League baseball game Thursday.
Myers went 2-for-2 with two RBIs.
Jon Bruccoleri was 3-for-4 with two RBIs for the Vikings.
Colin O'Shea went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI for Mainland. Drew Riska was 2-for-4.
Mainland Regional 000 030 3-6 7 0
Atlantic City 110 003 2-7 8 3
2B-O'Shea, Bradway MR.
WP-Upperman 2k. LP-McGlynn 0k.
Records-AC 12-9; Mainland 7-11.
No. 6 St. Augustine Prep 6, Absegami 3
Joe Gatto went 2-for-4 with a run scored, a stolen base and three RBIs for St. Augustine, No. 6 in The Press Elite 11. Cody Sadreameli was 2-for-3 with a run scored for the Hermits.
For Absegami, Steven Hewa went 2-for-3 with an RBI.
Absegami 000 111 0-3 6 1
St. Augustine Prep 000 033 X-6 8 3
2B-Roesch A; Buchowski, Enos SAP.
WP-Warren 6k. LP-Bowen.
Records-Prep 15-6; Absegami 7-12.
Egg Harbor Township 5, Millville 1
Austin Stauffenberg hit a two-run home run for Egg Harbor Township. Mike LaHoud had a solo shot for the Eagles.
Kyle Cox and Gabe Rosado each doubled for Millville.
Egg Harbor Township 210 001 1-5 7 1
Millville 100 000 0-1 7 1
2B-Strickland EHT; Cox, Rosado M. HR-Stauffenberg, Lahoud EHT.
WP-Allen 4k. LP-Rivera 2k.
Records-EHT 11-8; Millville 11-9.
No. 8 Vineland 4, Holy Spirit 2
Mark Rowan had two hits for Vineland, No. 8 in The Press Elite 11. Johnny Malatesta had two RBIs and Ja'Ques Colon tripled for the Fighting Clan. Tyler Kelly had a double for Holy Spirit.
Holy Spirit 000 020 0-2 5 2
Vineland 002 200 X-4 6 1
2B-Kelly HS. 3B-Colon V.
WP-Malatesta 6k (4-3). LP-DiIanni 5k.
Records-Vineland 19-4; Holy Spirit 12-9.
Cape May Tech 8, Pleasantville 7, 9 innings
Steve Bond went 3-for-4 with two runs scored for Cape May Tech. Steve Tyson was 3-for-4 with an RBI for the Hawks.
Cape May Tech 001 060 001-8 13 3
Pleasantville 102 022 000-7 12 5
2B-Long CMT. HR-Sanabia, Solona, Howard P.
WP-Winter 2k. LP-Solona 4k.
Records-CMT 5-13; Pleasantville 1-12.
Oakcrest 12, Pinelands Regional 5
Kenny Merlock went 2-for-4 with a triple and two runs scored for Oakcrest. Ryan Johnson was 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs. Tyler Manno went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and Matt Mazzone had two hits and three RBIs for the Falcons.
Cory Burke was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs for Pinelands.
Oakcrest 113 511 0-12 16 5
Pinelands Regional 020 001 2-5 8 5
2B-Lease, Thinaut, Johnson O; Burke PR. 3B-Merlock O.
WP-Lease 4k. LP-Jon Arch 3k.
Records-Pinelands 4-17; Oakcrest 13-10.