Sayreville 6, South Brunswick 5: Christina Misiur hit a walk-off RBI single to drive in Rebecca Wehrle, who led off with a triple, in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Sayreville softball team to a 6-5 victory over South Brunswick.
After South Brunswick (0-3) had scored five runs in the top of the fifth to take a 5-0 lead, the Bombers (2-1) answered with five in the bottom of the fifth.
Emily Cabrera, Wehrle, and Misiur all collected two hits apiece for Sayreville while Allison Boni and Ashley Shor both had two hits for the Vikings.
Metuchen 9, Spotswood 1: Senior pitcher Nicole Camera struck out seven, allowing only three hits, to lead Metuchen (3-0). Senior Kaitlin Hueston broke the game open for the Bulldogs with a three-run triple in the fifth inning while Alanna Bendery hit a two-run single. Gabby Dermody went 3-for-3 with two runs for Metuchen. Samantha Mohr doubled for Spotswood.
East Brunswick 4, J.P. Stevens 1: Gabrielle Kelliher and Ashli Venokur each collected two hits and drove in two runs to lead East Brunswick (5-0). Meagan Costello went 3-for-4 with two double for the Bears while pitcher Lauren Assennata allowed an unearned run on only three hits, striking out six and walking none for the Bears. Amanda Lombardi doubled to lead off the J.P. Stevens (1-3) seventh and scored on an error.
Monroe 8, North Brunswick 0: Cindy Foresta went 1-for-2 with three RBI, and Sarah McGrath went 2-for-3 with two doubles and three RBI to lead Monroe (4-0) to the win. Kelly Widener struck out a career-high 14 to pick up her fourth win for the Falcons. Molly Kuchler struck out four in the loss for North Brunswick (0-2).
Bishop Ahr 4, South Plainfield 0: Christine LaRochelle tossed a five-hit shutout, striking out seven and wlaking one to lead Bishop Ahr (2-1). The Trojans scored two runs in the first on Megan Kushpa’s two-run single, as she also homered in the sixth. Shannon Hughes went 2-for-3 in the loss for South Plainfield (3-1).
Piscataway 9, Woodbridge 2: Julia Seader went 3-for-4 with two triples, a grand slam, six RBI, and two runs scored to lead Piscataway (4-1). Winning pitcher Sarah Ogilivie allowed two earned runs on six hits for the Chiefs. Carly Kjersgaard went 2-for-3 with two RBI while striking out four in the circle for Woodbridge (1-3).
Old Bridge 15, Edison 6: Erin Halstead went 3-for-4 with three RBI as Old Bridge (3-0) pounded out 18 hits as a team. Winning pitcher Meaghan Dowdell allowed two earned runs on seven hits for the Knights. Biance Newsome and Christina Roe registered two hits each for Edison (2-3).
J.F. Kennedy 9, Perth Amboy 7: A four-run first inning lifted J.F. Kennedy (1-2), as Brianna Hindy and Skylar Keller both knocked in runs. Labella Perez and Tasha Rosario each collected two hits for Perth Amboy (0-2).
Colonia 8, Carteret 4: Patricia Daneke went 3-for-4 with two doubles, and struck out six hitters to lead Colonia (3-1). Kate Brannigan, Marissa Tannero, Kristen Wright and Nicole Anzano each had a hit for the Patriots. Allison Aurelio was 2-for-3, and also struck out two hitters to lead Carteret (1-3).
Union Catholic 2, Roselle Park 1: Nicole Velona went 1-for-2 with an RBI, and Emily Garno went 1-for-3 with a triple and an RBI to lead Union Catholic (4-2), who scored the go-ahead run in the sixth inning. Lea Gurval picked up her third win, giving up six hits and striking out three for the Vikings.
Westfield 10, New Providence 2: Becca Kaufman went 3-for-4 with three RBI, Cali Chambliss went 2-for-3 with an RBI and Shannon Schaefer went 2-for-3 with two RBI to pace Westfield (4-0) to the win. Kelsey Quinn went 2-for-3 with two RBI for New Providence (2-2) in the losing effort.
Rahway 3, Brearley 2: Aliyah Shell was 3-for-4 with two RBI, while Chanel Winstead, Karolina Rosso, Alexandra Concepcion and Tiffany Rivera each registered two hits to lead Rahway (3-0). Cheyanne Winstead picked up her third win, striking out five for the Indians.
Watchung Hills 4, Bridgewater-Raritan 2: Meghan Kovac hit 1-for-2 with two RBI, and Alyssa Murray struck out four to lead Watchung Hills (4-0) to the win. Maria Capetta and Tiffany Mazzagotti each had two hits for Bridgewater-Raritan (2-3).
Phillipsburg 4, Immaculata 1: Erica Bower posted a two-out RBI single in the fourth inning to plate Kerry DeAngelo with Immaculata’s (1-3) lone run. Bower finished 1-for-3 in the loss.
Somerville 12, Ridge 0: Colleen Murphy was 3-for-3 with three singles and four RBI, and Amanda Carisone struck out 11 while only giving up one hit to lead Somerville (4-0). Katie Baach went 1-for-2 with a single for Ridge’s (2-5) only hit of the game.
Summit 4, Scotch Plains-Fanwood 3: Kyra Lockhart went 2-for-3 with an RBI, and Arielle Zuaro and Nicole Cieslinski each had an RBI to lead Scotch Plains-Fanwood (1-4). Amanda Marcus and Danielle Scheu combined to strike out eight for the Raiders.
Somerset Tech 16, North 13th Street Tech 6: Abby Manuel was 4-for-5 with three singles, a triple and four RBI, while Tara Lardiere, Giannie Cintron and Nicole Kolodziej each had two RBI to lead Somerset Tech (4-1) in the first round of the NJTAC Tournament. Abby Conner picked up her second win, striking out 11 for the Jaguars, whose next opponent is TBA.
Delaware Valley 1, Warren Hills 0: Justina Walck’s two-out double in the third inning drove in Shelby Koches to give Delware Valley (3-1) its only run. Cassie Brown finished 2-for-3 and Megan Mount struck out four for the Terriers.
North Plainfield 5, Dunellen 3: Victoria Kisling delivered an RBI single and Lauren Lattimore stole two bases and scored a run as North Plainfield won its first. Senior Jordan Rowan allowed just one hit and struck out 12 for the Canucks (1-3). Kirsten Wilson ripped a fifth-inning double for Dunellen (0-4).
South Amboy 17, Highland Park 9: South Amboy (3-2) jumped out to a 10-0 lead, while Cheyenne Moskal went 2-for-4 and Cristina Reyes went 3-for-5 to contribute to the win. Zoe Shombert went 2 for 4 for the Highland Park (2-2).
Voorhees 19, Franklin 3 (5 innings): Ashley Robbins went 2-for-3 with four RBI, and Sarah Newgarde struck out eight to pick up the win for Voorhees (2-2). Rachel Katzenberger was 4-for-4 with three RBI for the Vikings. Ashley Rupp was 2-for-2 with a double for Frankling (0-4).
A.L. Johnson 12, Governor Livingston 3: Colleen Frank went 3-for-4, and Alex Foley went 2-for-3 with a double and a triple to pace Governor Livingston (3-2). Madison Phillips struck out six with no walks in a losing effort for the Highlanders.
Hunterdon Central 8, Montgomery 7 (8 innings): The Red Devils scored four runs in the top of the seventh to tie it and scored the winner in the eighth to improve to 2-3. Montgomery falls to 2-1.