Softball roundup: Emma Neuweiler pitches Pinelands to title - Sports - Press of Atlantic City

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Softball roundup: Emma Neuweiler pitches Pinelands to title


Emma Neuweiler pitched a complete-game shutout to guide Pinelands Regional High School over host Barnegat 3-0 to clinch the Shore Conference B South title.

The Wildcats last won the conference in 2011. Neuweiler struck out seven and allowed three hits. Lyndsay McClellan, Naomi Stas and Corinne Huber each drove in a run for Pinelands.

Emily Gambuti tripled for Barnegat and recorded three strikeouts.

Pinelands Regional 010 000 2—3 7 0

Barnegat 000 000 0—0 3 1

3B—Gambuti B.

WP—Neuweiler (9-3) 7K. LP—Gambuti (8-13) 3K.

Records—Pinelands 16-5, Barnegat 8-13.

Cape-Atlantic League

Egg Harbor Township 15,

Holy Spirit 1, 5 innings

Taylor Crites was 3-for-5 with three RBIs and a run for the Eagles. Hunter Irvin got the win, striking out six.

Egg Harbor Township 108 501 0—15 18 0

Holy Spirit 001 000 0—1 3 3

2B—Kortes, Wisser EHT, Long Boselli HS. 3B—Crites EHT.

WP—Irvin 6k. LP—Applegate 0k.

Records—EHT 8-6.

No. 5 Sacred Heart 4,

Buena Regional 2

Gabby Castellini drove in the go-ahead runs with a two-out single in the bottom of the fifth as Sacred Heart clinched at least a share of the Cape-Atlantic League National Conference Division I title.

Castellini was 2-for-3 and Rosie LaGrotta earned the win on the mound.

For Buena, Allie Collins was 2-for-3.

Buena Regional 001 010 0—2 5 1

Sacred Heart 200 020 X—4 5 0

WP—Rosie LaGrotta (15-2) 0K. LP—Samantha Fiocchi 5K.

Records—Buena 16-4; Sacred Heart 20-3.

Middle Township 4,

Wildwood Catholic 2 , 10 innings

Alyssa Discpola hit a two-run home run in the top of the 10th to win the game.

Middle Township 010 000 100 2—4 8 1

Wildwood Catholic 000 101 000 0—2 4 2

2B—Franchville, Sittineri MT. 3B—DiLong WWC. HR—Discpola MT.

WP—Gimeno 4k. LP—DiLong 11k.

Records—Middle 9-7; WWC 7-7.

Bridgeton 21,

LEAP Academy 3, 3 innings

Adriana Price went 3-for-4 with a double, an RBI and three runs scored for Bridgeton. Chasady Wilford was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and two runs scored.

LEAP Academy 003—3 2 6

Bridgeton (11)0(10)—21 11 3

2B—Price B. 3B—Rivera B.

WP—Montana 4k. LP—Ramos 0k.

Records—Bridgeton 8-6.

Atlantic County Institute

of Technology 22,

Camden County Tech 1,

3 innings

Molly Wisinewski had three hits, including a three-run double for ACIT. Kiara Eserada hit an in the park home run for the Red Hawks.

Camden County Tech 001—1 2 5

ACIT (14)8X—22 9 1

2B—Wisinewski (2); Betts ACIT. HR—Eserada ACIT.

WP—Wisinewski 12k. LP—Intyre 0k.

Records—ACIT 6-11.

Cedar Creek 10,

Cape May Tech 0, 5 innings

Angela Hood and Amanda Fletcher each had a double and a triple for Cedar Creek. Winning pitcher Cheyenne Meyer hit a home run for the Pirates.

Cape May Tech 000 00—0 2 4

Cedar Creek 350 2X—10 12 2

2B—Hood, A. Fletcher, S. Fletcher CC. 3B—Hood, A. Fletcher CC. HR—Meyer CC.

WP—Meyer 9k. LP—Gehring 2k.

Records—CMT 2-9; CC 11-5.