HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - After a scoreless first inning, Hasbrouck Heights battered the Wallington High School pitching staff for 13 runs, as the Aviators defeated the Panthers, 13-3, in a soggy NJIC Meadowlands Division game on Monday afternoon at Depken Field in Hasbrouck Heights.

Connor Friedel kicked things off by getting hit by a pitch by Wallington starter David Backo.  Two walks later, Spencer Lee was the second Aviator hit by a pitch, forcing in Friedel with the first run of the game.  The Aviators continued to take advantage of Backo’s wildness, with Tommy Capozzi scoring on a wild pitch for a 2-0 lead.  Matt Baker grounded out, scoring Mario Gomez for a 3-0 lead at the end of two.

The Aviators added two runs in the third, on a RBI single by Friedel and a double by Capozzi, jumping out to a 5-0 lead.

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The Aviators scored one if the fourth before blowing the game open with four in the fifth and three in the sixth.

Gomez pitched four scoreless innings, giving up two hits, to pick up the win.  Friedel finished out the final two innings.

Shawn Calhoun and Capozzi each had three RBIs for the Aviators. The Aviators offense did the most damage now swinging, taking advantage of 15 walks, and four hit batsmen.

 

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Wallington 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 3 7 1
Hasbrouck Heights 0 3 2 1 4 3 x 13 6 2
                     
Wallington AB R H RBI BB SO        
Ricci 3 0 2 1 1 0        
N Ziclonka 3 1 1 1 0 0        
Backo 4 0 0 0 0 2        
Frangipane 3 0 2 1 0 0        
Hernandez 2 0 0 0 1 1        
Oszezepalski 3 0 0 0 0 1        
Gutierrez 2 1 0 0 1 0        
Rzucidlo 2 1 1 0 1 1        
Donez 2 0 0 0 0 2        
Delgado 1 0 1 0 0 0        
A Ziclonka 0 0 0 0 0 0        
Kaczor - - - - - -        
Totals 25 3 7 3 4 7        

Batting3B: Frangipane 

                   
TB: Ricci 2, N Ziclonka, Frangipane 4, Rzucidlo, Delgado             
RBI: Ricci, N Ziclonka, Frangipane                     
SAC: N Ziclonka                     
ROE: N Ziclonka, Hernandez                     
FC: Ricci, N Ziclonka, Gutierrez                     
SB: N Ziclonka                     
Team LOB: 9FieldingE: Gutierrez 

 

                   
                     
Hasbrouck Heights AB R H RBI BB SO        
Dylan Grisafe 3 1 0 0 2 1        
Shawn Calhoun 4 3 2 3 1 0        
Dario Morales 3 1 0 1 2 2        
Connor Friedel 3 2 2 2 0 0        
Thomas Capozzi 1 1 1 3 3 0        
Mario Gomez 2 1 0 1 2 0        
Spencer Lee 0 0 0 1 0 0        
Nick Cupo 2 0 0 0 1 1        
Andrew Connolly 2 2 1 0 2 1        
Matthew Baker 2 2 0 1 2 0        
Niko Tsiolas - - - - - -        
Totals 22 13 6 12 15 5        

Batting 2B: Thomas Capozzi 

                   
ROE: Shawn Calhoun                     
FC: Matthew Baker                     
HBP: Thomas Capozzi, Connor Friedel 2, Spencer Lee               
SB: Shawn Calhoun 2                     
PIK: Dylan Grisafe                     
Team LOB: 9FieldingE: Niko Tsiolas 2 

 

                   
DP: Connor Friedel                     
                     
Wallington IP H R ER SO BB        
Backo 3.1 3 6 4 2 5        
Donez 1.2 3 4 4 3 4        
Rzucidlo 0.1 0 3 3 0 6        
Totals 5.1 6 13 11 5 15        

PitchingL: Backo 

                   
HBP: Backo 2, Donez 2                     
WP: Backo, Rzucidlo, Donez 2                     
Pitches-Strikes: Backo 88-45, Rzucidlo 32-7, Donez 54-22             
Groundouts-Flyouts: Backo 4-2, Rzucidlo 0-1, Donez 1-1             
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Backo 9-20, Rzucidlo 1-7, Donez 4-14         
 
                   
Hasbrouck Heights IP H R ER SO BB        
Mario Gomez 4 2 0 0 4 3        
Connor Friedel 2 5 3 2 3 1        
Totals 6 7 3 2 7 4        

PitchingW: Mario Gomez 

                   
Pitches-Strikes: Connor Friedel 45-28, Mario Gomez 76-44             
Groundouts-Flyouts: Connor Friedel 1-0, Mario Gomez 3-3             
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Connor Friedel 9-12, Mario Gomez 8-18       

 

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