The Inquirer TOP 10
Last week's rankings in parentheses.
1. Bishop Eustace (1) 11-0.
2. St. Augustine (2) 6-1
The Hermits meet No. 4 Gloucester Catholic in a possible South A playoff preview in a Coaches vs. Cancer event Sunday at Millville.
3. Pennsville (4) 7-0
The Eagles have outscored opponents, 84-4.
4. Gloucester Catholic (5) 5-3
Junior ace John Murphy has allowed two runs and nine hits in 18 innings with 27 strikeouts.
5. Washington Twp. (6) 8-1
Senior shortstop Colin McAllister's ground-rule double knocked in the winning run in the ninth inning of a 6-4 victory over St. John Vianney Saturday night at Diamond Nation.
6. Moorestown (9) 6-2
Senior pitcher Scott Zimmer led the way in a 9-2 win over previously undefeated Northern Burlington.
7. Northern Burlington (3) 7-2
Junior Tyler O'Dell was the hard-luck loser in a 3-1 setback to Williamstown in the Grand Slam Classic on Saturday.
8. Eastern (7) 8-3
The Vikings are battling a series of injuries.
9. Absegami (8) 6-2
Junior Matt Ardente went six strong with seven strikeouts in a 6-2 win over then-No. 10 Cherokee on Saturday.
10. Cherry Hill East (NR) 7-3
The Cougars found their stride in South Carolina, winning the Mingo Bay Classic as senior Nick DiEva shut down Socastee (S.C.) in a 2-1 victory in the title game.
Under consideration (listed alphabetically): Audubon (6-2), Buena (6-2), Cinnaminson (7-2), Haddonfield (7-1), Ocean City (6-1).
- Phil Anastasia