A list of the hot topics, teams, athletes and personalities in high school sports this week.
1. Bryanna Craig
After 2 days and 7 events Bryanna Craig finishes 2nd in the Heptathlon at the Arcadia Invitational with a monster score we f 4791. That’s just 133 points off the Freshman Nationals Record. That’s US#2 this year. @TBoltAthletics @SJTrack @njmilesplit @FloTrack @milesplit pic.twitter.com/Jxlh90WNfU— Coach Craig (@MillvilleTFXC) April 6, 2019
The Millville track and field freshman standout finished second in the heptathlon at the Arcadia Invitational in Arcadia, California last weekend. She scored 4,791 points, one of the highest point totals in state history.
2. Joey Ventresca
The Pinelands Regional senior baseball pitcher is 2-0 with a 0.50 ERA and 28 strikeouts in 14 innings pitched.
3. Kira Sides
The Middle Township junior lacrosse standout scored her 200th career goal earlier this month.
4. Egg Harbor Township girls track and field
The Eagles are off to a 5-0 start. Mikki Pomatto set a school record of 127 feet, 1 inch in the discus.
5. Egg Harbor Township boys track and field
The Eagles boys are also off to a 5-0 start. They also won the large school division title at last weekend’s Jim Camburn Memorial Relays. Senior jumper Mubeen Momodu has been an early season standout.
6. St. Augusine boys lacrossse
The Hermits (5-1) are undefeated in New Jersey. David Burr leads the Hermits with 15 goals and seven assists.
7. Lenny Dolson
The St. Augustine golf coach got career win No. 400 earlier this month.
8. Millville girls softball
The Thunderbolts (6-0) have outscored their opponents 66-9 and have a 4-3 win over rival Vineland.
9. St. Joseph girls softball
Emily Jost has hit three home runs for the undefeated Wildcats (9-0).
10. Ervin Bogan
The standout shortstop went 6 for 15 with five runs scored and two stolen bases to lead the Vineland baseball team to a 4-0 start.