No. 9 Absegami 7,

Mainland Regional 1

Mainland was leading 1-0 until the final out. Absegami tied the game at the top of the seventh when a walk was issued to Matt Bronco with the bases loaded. The Braves then went on to score six more runs.

Mainland's Tyler Wray had two hits, including a double while Nick Drodoniku struck out two.

Brandon Bowen struck out nine for the Braves, the No. 9 team in the Elite 11, and Matt Ardante had two doubles.

Absegami 000 000 7-7 11 1

Mainland 100 000 0-1 3 2

2B-Wray M; Ardente (2), Roesch, Bowen A.

WP-Bowen A. LP-Droboniku M.

Records-Mainland 3-5; Absegami 5-2.