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Boys Baseball: Franklin Warriors Take Late Lead for the Victory Against Phillipsburg

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Franklin Baseball Warriors (Stock Photo) Credits: Malik Lyons
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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Sohil Patel strikes out 11 to earn the Warriors a 2-1 victory over Phillipsburg on the road, Thursday afternoon. 

"Sohil was lights out today," Head Coach Nick Zucchero said. "He struck out seven of his first eight batters he faced, and the team played solid defense behind him, and had some timely hitting."

Raf Duran had a sacrifice fly to center field in the fourth to score Gabe Perez.

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Phillipsburg knotted the game back up in the bottom of the fourth. 

Norman Montenegro, the only Warrior with two hits, doubled Ken Millman in the sixth to give the team a 2-1 lead. 

Patel earned the win pitching seven innings, surrendering one run, two hits, and no walks. 

The Warriors will play New Brunswick at home Monday at 3:45 p.m.

Franklin Warriors 

# Roster PA AB H TB 1B 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K
1 Brian DiNicola 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Sohil Patel 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
3 Raf Duran 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4 Pat Pallay 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
9 Gabe Perez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
10 Garrett Callaghan 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
12 Ken Millman 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
18 Joenelly Grullon 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Norman Montenegro 3 3 2 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
23 Nadeem 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Team Totals 29 23 4 5 3 1 0 0 2 2 3 4

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