Ventnor beat Univers Insurance 8-5 on Friday in an Atlantic County Baseball League game in Ventnor. Sean Cohen was 2-for-3 for the winners with a solo homer in the first inning. Juan Mejia and John Brocious each doubled for Ventnor (4-3). Nate Wallace was the winning pitcher, going 51/3 innings and striking out six.
For Univers Insurance (4-4), Chris Caprio was 3-for-4 with a first-inning solo homer.
Margate 9, This & That Uniforms 0: Margate pitcher Lou Pepper gave up four hits in six innings, with nine strikeouts and two walks. Margate's Charlie Law had two RBIs. Margate (9-2) had six hits and took advantage of walks and errors.
For host This & That Uniforms (2-7) of Egg Harbor Township, Matt Zacharides had three hits, including a double.