A seventh-inning error allowed the Buena Regional High School baseball team to come back and beat Moorestown 8-6 on Saturday.
Buena took a 7-6 lead in the seventh inning when Jordan Ellis' bunt was mishandled, allowing both Josh Cooper and Dom Pace to score. Marco Rios' RBI single tacked on another run to give the Chiefs some insurance.
Dom Lopez had a double and two RBIs in the game, and Jon Cooper had a double. Andrew Cartier was the winning pitcher.
Buena Regional 000 023 3-8 9 4
Moorestown 011 301 0-6 8 3
2B-Jon Cooper, Lopez BR.
Egg Harbor Township 3, Cherokee 2
EHT starting pitcher Austin Fottrell hit a triple in the second inning to score the first run of the game.
Max Joseph hit a two-run double in the seventh for Cherokee.
Egg Harbor Township 010 020 0-3 5 1
Cherokee 000 000 2-2 4 0
2B-Joseph C. 3B-Henry EHT.
WP-Fottrell (1-0). LP-Rosetti (0-1).
Records-EHT 3-0; Cherokee 0-2.
Vineland 3, Cumberland Regional 1
Cumberland scored in the first inning, but a three-run second inning by Vineland proved to be the difference maker. Austin Padilla, Lukkus Perez and Jim Hague drove in Vineland's runs. Hague's hit was a double.
Ivan Rivera pitched a complete game to earn the win for Vineland, allowing an unearned run on two hits and two walks, striking out two. Michael Foytik of Cumberland Regional allowed three runs on four hits and two walks with a strikeout in six innings.
Cumberland Regional 100 000 0-1 2 0
Vineland 030 000 0-3 4 2
WP-Rivera 2k. LP-Foytik 1k.
Records-Cumberland 0-3, Vineland 3-0.
Penns Grove 3, Wildwood 1
Wildwood's Matt Bolle and Anthony Korobellis each had two hits. Korobellis doubled and Chris Mormile tripled.
On the mound, Bolle allowed three runs and struck out two in three innings. Billy Bolle pitched four shutout innings in relief.
Penns Grove 201 000 0-3 6 0
Wildwood 000 010 0-1 8 0
2B-Korobellis W. 3B-Mormile W.
WP-Wedeccohio 6k. LP-M. Bolle 2k.
Records-Penns Grove 3-1, Wildwood 2-1-1.
Holy Spirit 2, North Brunswick 1
Sophomore pitcher A.J. Pecora pitched five innings, allowing one run on one hit and six walks, striking out two. It was his first varsity win.
Freshman reliever Billy Kral pitched the last two innings for his first career save.
Robert Boselli had two hits.
North Brunswick 100 000 0-1 3 4
Holy Spirit 110 000 0-2 6 1
WP-A.J. Pecora (1-0) 2 k. LP-Bloyed 4k.
Records-Holy Spirit 3-1, N Brunswick 0-3.
Oakcrest 6, Cedar Creek 4
Oakcrest scored three runs in the fifth inning to break a 3-3 tie. Cameron Lease was the winning pitcher, striking out two. He also hit a double. Kenny Merlock had two hits including a triple and scored three times.
Cedar Creek's Martin Ortiz hit a pair of doubles and Jon Neuman had a double and two RBIs
Alex Boney struck out nine in the loss for the Pirates.
Oakcrest 102 030 0-6 6 0
Cedar Creek 210 010 0-4 10 2
2B-Lease, Johnson O; Ortiz (2), J. Neuman, Boney CC. 3B-Merlock O, Z. Neuman CC.
WP-Lease 2k. LP-Boney 9k.
Records-Cedar Creek 1-2, Oakcrest 1-1.