CRANFORD, NJ – Top-seeded Cranford baseball defeated West Morris Central, 4-3, in the NJSIAA Tournament, Quarterfinal Round, North Jersey, Group 3, Monday at Memorial Field.

For the Cougars, Albert Gargiulo went two for three with a run and two RBIs and Joe Norton had two hits, two runs and an RBI.

Winning pitcher for Cranford, Patrick Knight went three and two-third innings, gave up no runs, four hits and had two strikeouts.

Cranford will host fourth-seeded West Essex on Tuesday, May 26, in the sectional semifinals at Memorial Field.