Varsity--Chatham 2 - Nutley 0
NJSIAA N2G3 Final
Anna Lengner pitched a two-hit shutout with 17 strikeouts and no walks as third-seeded Chatham defeated eighth-seeded Nutley, 2-0, in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 final in Chatham.
Lengner (13-4) struck out the first eight batters she faced. Kaitlin Pinaire's two-run home run with two outs in the bottom of the fourth inning proved to be the difference for Chatham (18-8), which will play West Milford in the Group 3 semifinal at Ivy Hill Park in in Newark on Thursday at 7 p.m.
Fallyn Stoeckel struck out five over six innings for Nutley (18-11), allowing two runs, three hits and a walk.
Varsity--Chatham 1 - Cranford 0
NJSIAA N2G3 Semifinal
Julia Yukniewicz scored on a three-base error in the bottom of the ninth inning to win third-seeded Chatham its 1-0 win over seventh-seeded Cranford in the semifinal round of the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 Tournament in Chatham.
Anna Lengner threw a four-hitter with 12 strikeouts and a mere one walk for Chatham (17-8).
Morrigan Gardiner pitched a one-hitter with 11 strikeouts, one unearned run and two walks for Cranford (14-6).
Varsity--Chatham 3 - West Morris Central 2
NJSIAA N2G3 Quarterfinal
Anna Lengner recorded 12 strike outs as third-seeded Chatham defeated sixth-seeded West Morris 3-2 in the quarterfinals of the NJSIAA North 2, Group 3 Tournament in Chatham.
Lengner walked one batter while giving up seven hits and one earned run for Chatham (16-8). Jessica Vespasiano went 2-for-3 while Sara Iuzzolino had a single and drove in one run.
Joscelyn Johannessen went 1-for-3 with a triple to lead West Morris (12-9).
Chatham will play seventh-seeded Cranford on Thursday.
Varsity--Chatham 9 - Colonia 1
NJSIAA N2G3 First Round
Winning pitcher Anna Lengner tossed a three-hitter with 14 strikeouts and no walks as third-seeded Chatham defeated 14th-seeded Colonia, 9-1, in the first round of the North 2, Group 3 playoffs in Chatham.
Chatham (15-7) will host sixth-seeded West Morris in the quarterfinals on Monday.
Jocelyn Spencer went 3-for-4 with a double, triple, three RBI and a run for Chatham.
Caitlyn Hroncich singled and drove in a run for Colonia (9-14).
Varsity--Chatham 4 - Randolph 1
Chatham beat Randolph 4-1 in Chatham. Randolph scored its run in the top of the first and Chatham scored all four of its runs in the bottom of the third.
Jocelyn Spencer and Sarah McCabe had two hits apiece for Chatham. Anna Lengner gave up a run on five hits, striking out 11 for the win.
Chatham has won three in a row to improve to 14-7 while Randolph saw a three-game win streak end to fall to 11-8.
Varsity--Chatham 8 - Sparta 4
Anna Lengner threw a six-hitter with 11 strikeouts and three walks to lead Chatham to an 8-4 win over Sparta in Sparta. Chatham (13-7) scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning. Mackenzie Masternak struck out 10 and walked six for Sparta (3-13).
Varsity--Chatham 4 - Madison 1
Winning pitcher Julia Yukniewicz tossed a three-hitter with nine strikeouts and one walk as Chatham defeated Madison, 4-1, in Chatham.
Jocelyn Spencer and Sara Iuzzolino each had a hit and drove in a run for Chatham (12-7).
Hannah Beneroff went 2-for-3 with an RBI for Madison (3-11).
Varsity--Morris Knolls 2 - Chatham 0
Morris Knolls, the No. 13 team in the NJ.com Top 20 rankings, beat Chatham 2-0 in Chatham.
Morris Knolls pushed across a run apiece in the third and the sixth to win. Kayla Turcios gave up five hits and struck out five in getting the shutout for Morris Knolls.
Morris Knolls has won three in a row to stand at 17-2 while Chatham fell to 11-7
Varsity--Pope John 2 - Chatham 0
Morgan Kasabri threw a four-hitter for Pope John in a 2-0 win against Chatham in Chatham.
Pope John (8-9) scored both its runs in the sixth inning with Kayla Hillenbrand and Maddie Sacchiero each scoring.
Chatham falls to 11-6 with the loss.
Varsity--West Morris Central 4 - Chatham 0
Morris County Tournament
Lauren Mistkowski threw a no-hitter allowing just three walks for 15th-seeded West Morris in a 4-0 win against second-seeded Chatham during the second round of the Morris County Tournament in Chatham.
Mistkowski also had an RBI for West Morris (10-5) as did Bri Cope, Joscelyn Johannessen and Emma Turse.
Chatham falls to 11-5 with the loss.
Varsity--Chatham 2 - Jefferson 1
Julia Yukniewicz and Jocelyn Spencer each had an RBI in the sixth inning to give Chatham a 2-1 win over Jefferson in Oak Ridge.
Yukniewicz, Jessica Vespasiano and Sarah McCabe each had two hits apiece for the Cougars (11-4), which tallied nine hits. Yukniewicz's RBI-double broke a scoreless tie and Spencer followed with an RBI-single as well.
Anna Lengner, who singled and scored, earned the win from the circle, allowing just one run on seven hits with seven strikeouts.
Jefferson (7-5) plated a run in the bottom of the sixth.
Varsity--Mount Olive 7 - Chatham 6
Chatham lost in the bottom of the 7th to confernce opponent Mount Olive 7-6. Anna Legnner recorded her 100th career hit in the seventh. Lauren Sullivan and Hailey Coates delivered back-to-back RBI singles for Chatham.
Varsity--Chatham 7 - Lenape Valley 2
Anna Lengner went 2 for 4 with a three-run home run to lead Chatham to a 7-2 win over Lenape Valley.
Jessica Vespasiano, Sarah McCabe and Jocelyn Spencer had two hits each. Lengner was equally good on the mound, giving up only two hits and one earned run, while striking out 14 batters.
Varsity--Chatham 14 - Butler 3
Sara Iuzzolino went 3-for-3 with two RBI and Sarah McCabe hit a 3-run home run to lead Chatham to a 14-3 win over Butler in Butler.
Anna Lengner added two hits and Julia Yukniewicz and Hailey Coates each had two RBI apiece for Chatham, which scored seven runs in the first inning.
Varsity--Chatham 11 - Roxbury 3
Anna Legner went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI with two runs to lead Chatham to an 11-3 victory over Roxbury in Roxbury.
Sara Iuzzolino finished 4-for-4 on the night two RBI and two runs, while Hailey Coates added two RBI for Chatham (8-3).
Tied 3-3 after five innings, Chatham's bats came alive as it scored six runs in the sixth inning and two in the seventh inning to seal the win.
Lia Milsom had two RBI for Roxbury, who drops to 3-6 on the year.
Varsity--Chatham 6 - Randolph 5 (8 innings)
Anna Lengner pitched all 10 innings, striking out 14 and walking none, and also reached base five times and scored a run for Chatham in its 10-inning, 6-5 softball victory over Randolph on Monday.
Catcher Kaitlin Pinaire produced three hits and two RBI for Chatham (7-3), which received three hits, including a double, and two runs scored from Kayla Friedman. Jessica Vespasiano had a double, two runs scored and an RBI for Chatham.
Varsity--Sparta 4 - Chatham 1
Mackenzie Masternak struck out five and walked three over four innings of scoreless, no-hit ball to lead Sparta over Chatham, 4-1, in Chatham.
Lauren Amdrosino pitched the final three innings of relief, allowing three hits and one run while striking out two and walking one for Sparta (1-4).
Olivia Bouma-Hannam singled twice and drove in two runs while Justyne D'Ascoli and Emily Jacobs scored two runs apiece for Sparta, which had scored two runs in each of its first three games to start the season.
Jocelyn Spencer singled and scored a run while Sara Iuzzolino added a single and an RBI for Chatham (6-3), which has lost each of its last two games after winning six of the previous seven.
Varsity--Morris Knolls 3 - Chatham 1
Cayla Kleczkowski tossed a three-hitter with two strikeouts while allowing one earned run and no walks for Morris Knolls in its 3-1 win against Chatham in Rockaway. Maddison Perna, Brielle Eike and Kayla Turcios accounted for the three RBI for Morris Knolls (6-1).
Anna Lenger threw a five-hitter in the Chatham (6-2) losing effort with three strikeouts, three earned runs and no walks.
Varsity--Chatham 10 - Morris Hills 4
Jocelyn Spencer hit two home runs and Anna Lengner hit a grand slam, combining for seven RBI to lead Chatham over Morris Hills, 10-4, in Rockaway.
Jessica Vespasiano hit a solo home run while Julia Yukniewicz earned the win in the circle, striking out nine and walking three while allowing six hits and two earned runs for Chatham, which has won each of its last three games by four runs or more following a one-run loss to Pope John, its only loss in seven games to start the season.
Varsity--Chatham 5 - Verona 1 (Championship Game)
Julia Yukniewicz threw an eight-hitter with 12 strikeouts while allowing one earned run for Chatham in its 5-1 win over Verona in Chatham.
Chatham (5-1) built its advantage with a three-run first inning. Sarah McCabe went 2-for-3 in the victory with two RBI. Yukniewicz and Hailey Coates were responsible for the other two Chatham earned runs.
Christina Colon posted a 2-for-3 effort at the plate, including two doubles and an RBI for Verona (3-2).
Varsity--Chatham 13 - Governor Livingston 3
Jocelyn Spencer went 2-for-4 with five RBI, including a triple and a home run, during Chatham's 13-3 six-inning win over Gov. Livingston in Chatham.
Gov. Livingston (0-3) held a 3-0 lead after the top of the second before Chatham (4-1) went on to score 13 unanswered runs.
Julia Yukniewicz and Kaitlin Pinaire both produced two RBI in the win. Yukniewicz went 3-for-3 with a home run.
Anna Lengner picked up her third win of the season on the mound. She tossed a 10-hitter with nine strikeouts while allowing three earned runs and one walk.
Jessica Schmidt accounted for all three Gov. Livingston RBI.
Varsity--Chatham 2- Mount Olive 0
Anna Lengner tossed a two-hit shutout and Jocelyn Spencer knocked across the winning runs in Chatham's 2-0 softball win over Mount Olive on Wednesday. Lengner struck out nine and did not walk a batter.
Varsity--Chatham 7 - Morris Catholic 6
Anna Legner had two hits and two RBI as Chatham defeated Morris Catholic 7-6 in Denville. Chatham (2-0) trailed 2-1 after two innings, but scored four runs in the top half of the third, and never looked back. Julia Yukniewicz pitched a complete game, allowing five earned runs on 14 hits, striking out four and walking none. She also added two singles and an RBI. Talie Braga had two doubles and three RBI for Morris Catholic (1-1).
Varsity--Chatham 12 - Hanover Park 4
Anna Lengner pitched a six-hitter with 11 strikeouts and two walks and Sarah McCabe drove in four runs to lead Chatham to a 12-4 victory over Hanover Park in East Hanover.
Jocelyn Spencer went 3-for-5 with three runs, Claire Rubacky was 2-for-3 and scored twice and Lauren Sullivan crossed the plate three times in the victory.