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Hanover Park Sports Round Up: Baseball and Softball Teams Remain Unbeaten in Conference Play

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EAST HANOVER, NJ- Hanover Park Baseball and Softball teams are undefeated and in first place in their conferences. The boys baseball season record is 11-4, with a 6-0 conference record, and the girls softball team is 13-2 with an 8-0 record in conference play.

Hornets baseball beat Lenape Valley 12-8 coming back from a 6-2 deficit after two innings by scoring six runs in the third inning and breaking an 8-8 tie with four more runs in the fifth. The offense was led by Donato Caslolaro three hits, two runs and two RBIs. Mike Christadore and Derek Saul had two hits each and Mike Ferrone hit a Home Run and scored three times. John Riccio pitched three scoreless innings to earn the win. Senior Joey Jandoli pitched a complete game win in the 5-3 victory over Morristown Beard. Hanover Park received two two-run home runs from Casolaro and Tyler Scaff. Christadore was 1-3 and was on base for both home runs.

Hanover Park Ladies also won both their contests, with a 6-1 victory over Morristown Beard and an unusual 8-7 win over Parsippany in the battle of undefeated conference teams. Brittany Monahan pitched five innings and Nicole Miller, two innings, as they limited M.B. to one run and the offense had 12 hits led by Aryana Galioto, Maddy McLaughlin and Nicole Miller who had two hits each. Amy Petrovich hit her second Home Run of the season in the first inning. The game for first place looked like a runaway win for Hanover Park as they had a 7-0 lead entering the top of the 7th, but Parsippany rallied for seven runs against a team that had not allowed more than three runs in any game all season. Hanover Park recovered nicely as Jessica Miller singled home her sister Nicole in the bottom half of the 7th to secure the 8-7 victory. Galioto had four hits and scored three runs. Amanda Bermel and both Miller's had two hits. Senior Maddy McLaughlin chipped in a home run for Hanover Park.

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Park Golf had a busy week, winning four matches and losing twice. Their season record now stands at 8-5.  Park beat Mt Lakes 177-180, Morris Catholic 177-186 and West Milford two times, 182-201 and 177-201.

Hanover Park boys Tennis dropped a decision to Parsippany 4-1 with Jason Budrys earning a win in an exciting 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 second singles match.

Park Boys Lacrosse went 1-1 last week, beating High Point 13-4 and losing to Lenape Valley 12-10 to bring their season record to 5-9. Cole Giammanco scored five goals and had two assist in both games. Park outscored High Point nine to one in the second half to secure the 13-4 win and received three goals from Brendan Gorman and two goals from Frank DeCroce. Goaltender Sam Ruta had 14 saves in the win.

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