DENVILLE, NJ – No. 10 seed Morris Knolls defeated No. 23 seed Morris Hills, 6-3, in the preliminary round of the 2019 Morris County Baseball Tournament at home on Wednesday, April 17.

By the end of the third inning, Morris Knolls had garnered five runs – three in the second and two in the third. The team earned its final run in the sixth inning.

Pat Gallagher had two hits and two RBIs. Michael Kaiser produced two hits, one RBI while Chris Chegwidden got one hit, one RBI.

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Adding a third win to his record this season, Michael Kaiser gave up four hits and two earned runs over five innings. In his third appearance of the season, Evan Roberts earned the save with one hit and one run in two innings.

The Golden Eagles (5-3) will face No. 7 seed Mendham (5-2) away in the second round of the tournament on Friday, April 26.

The full 2019 Morris County Baseball Tournament bracket is:

No. 1- Delbarton

No. 2 - Central

No. 3 - Madison

No. 4 - Roxbury

No. 5 - Montville

No. 6 - Morristown

No. 7 - Mendham

No. 8 - Parsippany Hills

No. 9 - Jefferson

No. 10 - Morris Knolls

No. 11 - Butler

No. 12 - Hanover Park

No. 13 - Chatham

No. 14 - Morristown Beard

No. 15 - Randolph

No. 16 - Pequannock

No. 17 - Kinnelon

No. 18 - Mount Olive

No. 19 - Parsippany

No. 20 - Mountain Lakes

No. 21 - Morris Catholic

No. 22 - Boonton

No. 23 - Morris Hills

No. 24 - Whippany Park

No. 25 - Dover

No. 26 - Morris County Vo Tech. is a member of the New Jersey Press Association and is a hyperlocal news site that serves residents, organizations and business owners of Denville, New Jersey.

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