Ocean County Tournament
(3) Pinelands Regional 7,
(6) Jackson Liberty 2
Stephanie Healy hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth inning for Pinelands in the Ocean County Tournament quarterfinal game. Healy was 2-for-3.
Also for the host Wildcats, Emma Neuweiler went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs. Winning pitcher Naomi Stas struck out eight and walked none.
Pinelands, the No. 3 seed, travels to second-seeded Toms River East, No. 3 in The Press Elite 11, on Tuesday for a 4 p.m. semifinal game.
Jackson Liberty 001 010 0-2 5 0
Pinelands Regional 101 104 x-7 8 1
2B-Telefera, Eckett JL. Huber, Neuweiler P. HR-Healy P.
WP-Naomi Stas 8k 0w (7-1). LP-Hickman 1k (3-4).
Records-J.L. 10-5, Pinelands 14-4.