S.J. Group III first round
(2) Mainland Regional 9,
(15) Toms River South 0
The second-seeded Mustangs erupted for seven runs in the fourth inning to pull away.
Faith Hegh went 4 for 4 with a double, two runs and four RBIs, and Mackenzie Brennan went 3 for 4 with two runs and an RBI.
Meredith Miller doubled and drove in a run, and Nailey Arena allowed two hits and three walks, striking out six.
Mainland will host No. 10 Triton in a quarterfinal to be played no later than Monday.
Toms River South 000 000 0—0 2 3
Mainland Reg 001 701 0—9 16 2
2B—Hegh, Miller MR.
WP—Arena 6k. LP—Tamaro 3k.