S. Jersey Boys: Fri. S.J. boys: Collingswood downs Haddon Heights

Posted: April 20, 2013

A pair of sophomores lifted Collingswood to an 8-6 win over visiting Haddon Heights in a Colonial Conference baseball game Friday.

Tylor Bene threw seven innings, striking out six, to earn his first varsity win. Second baseman Ray Taylor hit a three-run double down the left-field line to put Collingswood ahead for good in the fifth inning.

Haddon Heights led by 4-0 after two innings.

Olympic American. Eastern scored five runs in the top of the first, and The Inquirer's fourth-ranked team in South Jersey held on to win at Cherokee, 6-3. Dave Quinn went 1 for 3 and drove in three runs.

Olympic National. Brandon Perna threw a complete game, striking out eight, as Cherry Hill West rolled at Seneca, 9-2. AJ Wright went 3 for 4 with two runs scored.

Tri-County Royal. Nick Freijomil struck out 10 in seven innings, and Delsea scored three runs in the seventh to win at Triton, 6-3. Aiden Kolansky tripled, scored a run, and had an RBI.

Tri-County Classic. Matt Bolle ignited the Wildwood offense, which outslugged visiting Clayton, 15-14. Bolle went 3 for 4 with a triple and a home run and drove in three runs. He scored four runs. Devon Bradshaw went 3 for 4 with a triple, scored three runs, and had two RBIs. For Clayton, Scott Julio tripled twice, went 4 for 5, and scored four runs. Donovan Simon also tripled twice, scored two runs, and had five RBIs.

Friends Schools. Moorestown Friends manufactured a run in the bottom of the seventh to walk off with a 2-1 win over visiting George School. Mitch Mullock singled, stole second, advanced on a sacrifice, and scored on an error. Colin Gregory struck out seven to earn the win.

Cape-Atlantic League. Winning pitcher Mark Eakley also drove in four runs and had two hits in host Middle Township's 13-1 defeat of Pleasantville.

Nonleague. Chris Hartz hit a solo home run in the top of the eighth, and Washington Township won at Williamstown, 15-14. Williamstown, which trailed by 14-5, scored six in the sixth and three in the seventh to tie it. John Brady homered and drove in four runs. Leadoff hitter Alex Schipske went 3 for 5 with three runs scored and three RBIs. Matt Lang was 4 for 5 and drove in three runs.

Freshman Sean Mooney hit a line-drive double over the rightfielder's head to score Bo Hall with the game-winning run to give Ocean City a 5-4 win over visiting Atlantic City. Mooney went 2 for 4 with a run scored and an RBI. Moone, who went 2 for 4, also pitched a scoreless seventh to earn the win in relief.

Eric Gilham drove in three runs, and host Deptford pounded out 14 hits in an 11-2 defeat of Gateway. Kyle Nolan went the distance, allowing five hits, one earned run and walking one.

Kelvin Ramos starred at the plate and on the mound in LEAP Academy's 19-0 win at Bridgeton. Ramos, who struck out 10 in five innings, went 3 for 5 with three RBIs and two runs scored.

GCIT cranked out 20 hits in a 25-0 rout of visiting Medford Tech. Ryan McKinstry went 2 for 2 with three RBIs and two runs scored. Jake Danner doubled, tripled, and had three RBIs.

Contact Tim McManus at tmcmanus@philly.com. Follow @ByTimMcManus on Twitter.

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