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Archive: May, 2012

Baseball: Gloucester Catholic beats Holy Cross

Tuesday, May 29, 2012, 7:27 PM
Elliott McCummings had four hits and Gloucester Catholic stole six bases in the Rams' 12-5 victory over Holy Cross Tuesday in the Non-Public South A quarterfinals. Rob Alessandrine stole three bases and scored three runs, and Brett Tenuto had a HR and double for GC (24-4), the No. 3 team in the Inquirer... Read more

Baseball: Moorestown beats Winslow in SJ 3 tourney

Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 7:00 PM
Andrew Lisa reached base five times and had three hits with three runs as Moorestown beat Winslow 15-7 Wednesday in the first round of the SJ 3 tournament. Moorestown (15-6), the No. 3 seed, has won 12 of 13. The Quakers will host sixth-seeded Ocean City in the second round on Friday. Tyler Kaiser... Read more

Boys' lacrosse: Shawnee beats Kingsway

Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 6:37 PM
Owen Demmerly scored four goals, including the 200th of his career, to lead Shawnee to an 11-4 victory over Kingsway in the state Group 3 boys lacrosse tournament on Tuesday. Jake Dean and Kyle Borbi added two goals each for Shawnee (15-5), the No. 7 seed. The Renegades, who have won 12 of 13 and... Read more

Baseball: Williamstown stuns Cherry Hill West

Monday, May 21, 2012, 7:50 PM
Mike Mosley pitched a two-hitter and Jordan Rizzo hit two home runs as Williamstown beat Cherry Hill West 9-1 in the first round of the SJ 4 tournament on Monday. Mosley worked a complete game, striking out five with one walk. He also hit two batters. He faced just 27 batters. Williamstown (14-8)... Read more

Baseball: Cherokee beats Millville in Diamond

Saturday, May 19, 2012, 2:03 PM
Jim Rossi pitched a three-hitter as Cherokee beat Millville 2-1 in the quarterfinals of the Diamond Classic Satursday at Deptford. Rossi, a senior RHP, strruck out five and walked four. He faced just 28 batters. Cherokee (17-3), the No. 1 team in the rankings, ended the game with a doubleplay with... Read more

Baseball: Gloucester Catholic beats Clearview

Wednesday, May 16, 2012, 6:55 PM
John Brue was 4-for-4 with 4 RBIs as Gloucester Catholic beat Clearview, 10-4, in a Tri-County Conference inter-division game on Wednesday. Brue, a senior first baseman, rapped a two-run triple in the first and had RBI singles in the fifth and sixth. Brue was in the middle of a six-run rally in the... Read more

Baseball: Bishop Eustace beats Paul VI

Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 6:55 PM
Junior Zac Gallen pitched a complete game as Bishop Eustace beat Paul VI, 4-1, on Tuesday to claim a share of the Olympic National title. Gallen, a right-hander, allowed six hits with zero walks as BE improved to 14-5 overall and 6-1 in the divison. The Crusaders can clinch the Olympic National title... Read more

Baseball: Delsea beats Williamstown

Monday, May 14, 2012, 6:49 PM
Winning pitcher Garrett Craig controlled the game for six innings and Bryan Dobzanski hit a two-run home run as Delsea beat Williamstown, 5-3, Monday in a key Tri-County Royal game. Craig, a senior right-hander, faced just 20 batters over the first six innings as Delsea built a 5-0 lead. Williamstown... Read more

Baseball: St. Augustine shuts out Sacred Heart

Saturday, May 12, 2012, 4:16 PM
Kevin Baxter ran his scoreless innings streak to 30 as St. Augustine beat Sacred Heart 13-0 on Saturday in the first round of the Joe Hartmann Diamond Classic. Baxter, a 6-4 senior right-hander, allowed four hits and walked one. He struck out eight. Baxter also delivered a three-run double that gave... Read more

Football: Group 5 is here

Wednesday, May 9, 2012, 5:49 PM
Despite some opposition from SJ administrators, the NJSIAA executive committee on Wednesday approved a proposal to create a Group 5 for the public school football playoffs. The change takes effect for the season that begins in September. The vote was 21-5 with three abstentions. Kingsway AD Joe Galliera... Read more
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Born and raised in South Jersey, Phil Anastasia prefers standing on the sidelines at high school football games on Friday nights to sitting in the press box at Eagles games on Sunday afternoons. He’s a graduate of Rowan University with a degree in English. Reach Phil at

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