Baseball: Sacred Heart wins playoff opener
The Sacred Heart High School baseball team rallied to upset Gill St. Bernard’s 5-4 in the first round of the South Jersey Non-Public B playoffs Monday afternoon.
The 10th-seeded Lions trailed 4-3 after six innings. Kevin Allen tied the game on an RBI single in the top of the seventh inning. Dom Patitucci knocked in the winning run with a single in the same inning. Gill St. Bernard’s was seeded seventh.
Chris Repice went 3-for-4 with two RBIs for the Lions. Sacred Heart plays at second-seeded Moorestown Friends in the quarterfinals at 4 p.m. today.
Sacred Heart 100 200 2 — 5 9 0
Gill St. Bernard’s 000 022 0 — 4 8 1
2B—Repice (3), Donnelly SH. Beveridge, Blackman GSB.
WP—Steigerwalt 7K. LP—Spear.
Records—Sacred Heart 6-13; Gill St. Bernard’s 14-13