BELLEVILLE, NJ - Ryan Drum's RBI in the top of the seventh was his third of the game as he finished with two hits and 3 RBI for Chatham in a 3-2 win over Belleville in the opening round of the North Jersey, Section 2, Group 3 state tournament on Monday.
No. 9 seed Chatham (9-10) moves on to play at top-seeded West Morris (22-5) on Thursday in the sectional quarterfinals.
Senior Tyler Tornberg pitched four innings for Chatham, allowing a unearned run, before classmate Ben Gorski came on to pitch the final three innings and earn the win. Senior Sean Lee reached on a walk and a base hit for Chatham.