The Buena Regional High School softball team had only two hits but defeated host St. Joseph 3-1 on Saturday in Hammonton.

Buena's Alex Lolli hit a solo homer in the fifth inning to make it 1-0, and the Chiefs added two more runs in the sixth. Jenny Cimino tripled for the Chiefs in the sixth and scored on a fielder's choice. Buena then loaded the bases, and Natalie Giannascoli hit into a fielder's choice to bring in the third run.

Buena pitcher Sam Mon-fredo gave up six hits, struck out five and walked none.

Emily DeMarco doubled twice for St. Joseph, and Alivia Kerr and Cara Owsley each doubled once. Dominique D'Andrea struck out nine and walked two.

Buena Regional 000 012 0-3 2 1

St. Joseph 000 001 0-1 6 3

2B-DeMarco (2), Kerr, Owsley SJ. 3B-Cimino B. HR-Lolli B.

WP-Monfredo 5k (2-0). LP-D'Andrea 9k (2-1).

Records-Buena 2-0; S.J. 2-1.

Nonleague

Sacred Heart 12, Overbrook 1

Sacred Heart's Rosie LaGrotta pitched a complete-game three-hitter, striking out one and walking none.

Teammate Lindsay Dwyer went 2-for-2 with two doubles, two walks, three runs and two RBIs. Also for the Lions, Samantha Caterina went 2-for-4 with two runs and three RBIs. Danielle Lugo doubled.

Sacred Heart 003 003 6-12 12 1

Overbrook 100 000 0-1 3 2

2B-Dwyer (2), Lugo SH. HR-McClaskey O.

WP-LaGrotta 1k (2-0). LP-Hohenberger 4k (1-2).

Records-S.H. 2-0; Overbrook 1-2.

NephHope Invitational

Toms River South 2, Pinelands Regional 1

Alison Waldron singled and scored a run for Pinelands in the fifth on Shannon Herron's single. Emma Neuweiler struck out seven in the loss.

The game was part of the one-day NephHope Invitational at Manalapan High School. The NephHope Foundation is a group dedicated to finding a cure for the rare kidney disease Nephronophthisis.

Toms River South 100 010 0-2 4 2

Pinelands Regional 000 010 0-1 2 4

3B-Gabriel TRS.

WP-Gabriel (1-2) 16k. LP-Neuweiler (2-1) 7k.

Records-Pinelands 2-1; Toms River South 1-2.

Freehold Township 4, Barnegat 0

Freehold Township's Jordyn White threw a no-hitter.

Barnegat 000 000 0-0 0 3

Freehold Township 101 101 x-4 6 0

WP-White. LP-Gambuti.

Records-Barnegat 0-1; Freehold 3-1.

Hammonton 2nd at Ron Vinick Tournament

Hammonton handed Kingsway Regional its first loss of the season, winning 6-2 in the semifinals before losing 8-0 to Washington Township in the final of the Ron Vinick Tournament at Millville.

Morgan DiVello doubled and tripled as the Blue Devils edged Kingsway in the semifinals.

Cedar Creek upset host Millville 4-1 in the first round behind winning pitcher Cheyenne Meyer's two home runs. The Pirates lost 23-9 to Kingsway in the consolations to finish in fourth.

Millville bounced back from the loss with a 10-0 win over Oakcrest to finish fifth as Alexa Calareso threw a five-inning no-hitter.

Washington Township 8, Hammonton 0

Hammonton 000 000 0-0 1 2

Washington Township 332 000 x-8 8 6

2B-Palagato, Mulholland WT.

WP-Coroneos. LP-DiVello (1-1).

Records-Hammonton 3-1.

 

Hammonton 6, Kingsway Regional 2

Hammonton 000 300 3

Kingsway Regional 002 000 0-2 7 1

2B-DiVello H. 3B-DiVello, Genovese H; Bradian KR.

WP-Hellyer (2-0). LP-Pyla.

Records-Hammonton 3-0; Kingsway Regional 4-1.

Washington Township 10, Cedar Creek 1

Washington Township 004 060 0-10 14 1

Cedar Creek 100 000 0-1 2 0

WP-Coroneos (2-0). LP-Meyer.

Kingsway Regional 23, Cedar Creek 9

Kingsway Regional 101 334 11-23 21 3

Cedar Creek 101 304 0-9 11 6

2B-Meyer, Errera, R. Hood, A. Hood.

WP-Holt 2k. LP-Brown (0-1).

Kingsway Regional 11, Oakcrest 2

Oakcrest 200 000 0-2 3 1

Kingsway Regional 300 323 x-11 11 0

2B-Day O; Pyla, Danner, Holt KR.

WP-Pyla (4-0). LP-Macintosh (1-1).

Records-Oakcrest 1-1; Kingsway 4-0.

Cedar Creek 4, Millville 1

Millville 100 000 0-1 8 2

Cedar Creek 002 020 x-4 5 0

HR-Meyer (2) CC.

WP-Meyer. LP-Calareso.

Millville-2-1.

Millville 10, Oakcrest 0

Millville 410 41-10 11

Oakcrest 000 00-0 0 3

HR-Derella.

WP-Calareso (1-1). LP-Liepe.

Records-Millville 2-2.