The Buena 14-U Little League baseball team beat Newark 3-1 on Saturday in Gloucester City in the state tournment.

Winning pitcher Kris Morgenweck gave up two hits in the game, which was shortened to six innings due to lightning.

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George DiBiase hit a two-run single in the fourth inning, and Lenny Coulter singled in a run.

Buena, in the losers bracket, plays its next game at 7 p.m. Monday in Gloucester City against the loser of today’s game between Howell and Madison.

Buena lost to Howell 8-4 in its tournament opener Friday. Andrew Cartier and Dom Lopez each had two hits for Buena.

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