BUTLER, NJ - Butler scored with two out in the bottom of the seventh to capture a 2-1 walkoff victory over Hasbrouck Heights in the opening round of the North 1, Group 1 baseball tournament, Monday evening in Butler.  

Both teams were scoreless through four innings as starters Nick Cupo (Hasbrouck Heights) and Joseph Voli (Butler) shut down the opposing hitters. Butler broke through in the bottom of the fifth, as Derek Timpinaro homered to left field to give the Bulldogs a 1-0 lead.

Hasbrouck Heights rallied in the top of the sixth, as Dylan Grisafe singled to center field, scoring Mario Gomez, who had doubled, to tie the score at 1-1 through six.  

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Butler captured the game in the seventh as Butler’s Sean Dunleavy had a two-out double to centerfield off Connor Friedel, scoring Evan Van Lenten with the game-winning run.  Van Lenten had pitched a scoreless seventh inning to pick up the win.

 

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Hasbrouck Heights 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 0
Butler 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 6 1
 
                   
Hasbrouck Heights                    
Lineup AB R H RBI BB SO        
Dylan Grisafe 3 0 1 1 0 2        
Dario Morales 2 0 0 0 1 1        
Shawn Calhoun 3 0 1 0 0 0        
Connor Friedel 3 0 0 0 0 1        
Thomas Capozzi 3 0 0 0 0 0        
Justin Wexler 3 0 0 0 0 1        
Spencer Lee 2 0 0 0 1 1        
Matthew Baker 3 0 0 0 0 0        
Mario Gomez 3 1 2 0 0 1        
Niko Tsiolas 0 0 0 0 0 0        
Nick Cupo - - - - - -        
Totals 25 1 4 1 2 7        

Batting2B: Mario Gomez 

                   
RBI: Dylan Grisafe                     
                     
Butler AB R H RBI BB SO        
Derek Timpanaro 4 1 2 1 0 0        
John Cafasso 4 0 0 0 0 3        
Evan Van Lenten 2 1 1 0 2 0        
Sean Dunleavy 3 0 2 1 1 0        
Cristian Verrico 2 0 0 0 1 2        
Evan Smith 2 0 1 0 1 0        
James DeRosa 1 0 0 0 2 1        
Patrick Voli 2 0 0 0 1 1        
Damien Gnecco 3 0 0 0 0 3        
Joseph Voli - - - - - -        
John Beck - - - - - -        
Totals 23 2 6 2 8 10        

Batting2B: Sean Dunleavy 2, Evan Smith 

                   
HR: Derek Timpanaro                     
RBI: Sean Dunleavy, Derek Timpanaro                     
CS: Evan Smith                     
                     
Hasbrouck Heights IP #P S% H R ER SO BB HR  
Nick Cupo 6 110 0.491 4 1 1 9 8 1  
Connor Friedel 0.2 19 0.684 2 1 1 1 0 0  
Totals 6.2 129 0.519 6 2 2 10 8 1  
 
                   
Butler IP #P S% H R ER SO BB HR  
Joseph Voli 5.1 60 0.733 2 1 1 4 0 0  
John Beck 0.2 17 0.588 2 0 0 1 1 0  
Evan Van Lenten 1 20 0.65 0 0 0 2 1 0  
Totals 7 97 0.691 4 1 1 7 2 0  

 

 

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