Varsity--Pope John 2 - Chatham 1
Trevor Befumo hit a walk-off single scoring Jimmy Brennan for Pope John in a 2-0 win against Chatham in Sparta.
Mateo Sarabia pitched seven innings allowing four hits and one run to get the win.
Luke Chenault hit a home run in the second inning to start the scoring before Chatham tied it up in the third. Both teams remained scoreless until the walk-off hit.
Pope John remains undefeated (9-0) while Chatham falls to 3-4.
Varsity--Hanover Park 7 - Chatham 5
John Ruccio went 2-for-3 with an RBI and three runs Dylan O'Donnell doubled, scored, and drove in two runs for Hanover Park, which topped Chatham, 7-5, in Chatham. Michael Ferrone also tripled, singled, and had an RBI for Hanover Park (3-3), which tallied nine hits. Frank Ciccone also earned the win pitching 3 and 2/3 innings with two unearned runs, a walk, a hit, and a strikeout.
Chatham (3-2) rallied for two runs in sixth to cut the deficit.
Varsity--Chatham 7 - Randolph 2
Owen Walewander went 3-for-3 with two RBI and Ben Gorski went 3-for-4 with three runs scored as Chatham beat Randolph, 7-2, in Chatham. Andrew Bergman singled twice and scored twice and Logan Rooney doubled and drove in two more runs for Chatham (3-1), while Tyler Tornberg earned the win going four innings giving up two unearned runs, four hits, and three walks with four strikeouts. Eric Recchia singled and drove in two runs to lead Randolph (1-3).
Varsity--Chatham 11 - Bernards 1
Andrew Bergman drove in three runs and scored twice when Chatham defeated Bernards 11-1 in Chatham. Owen Walewander and Logan Rooney each went 2-for-2 with one RBI for Chatham (2-1). Ryan Drum scored two runs and hit two singles with one RBI.
Varsity--Madison 5 - Chatham 3
Walter Brownlee and Vincent Costa each smacked two-out run-scoring singles in the bottom of the fourth inning to help Madison edge Chatham, 5-3, in Madison.
Brownlee broke a 2-2 with a single to go up by one and Costa followed with a two-run single to make it 5-2. Chatham tacked on a run in the top of the seventh.
Costa also hit a triple and scored in the game. Will Hart singled and scored two runs and Brownlee and Max Morales also crossed home as well. On the mound, pitcher Matt Monoghan earned the win going 6 2/3 innings allowing three runs on eight hits and two walks with four strikeouts.
Jack Melvin came in on relief and recorded the save.
For Chatham, Andrew Bergman went 2-for-4 and drove in two runs. Owen Walewander singled and doubled and notched an RBI and Ben Krill added two hits in three tries and scored.