NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Ewing High School stopped the Spotswood High School varsity baseball team's six-game winning streak on Tuesday with a 9-8 win. However, the Chargers bounced back on Wednesday with a 15-5 victory over North Brunswick High School. North Brunswick took a 2-1 lead after the first inning and held onto a 5-4 lead after the second. Spotswood took the lead with a seven-run third, adding four more runs in the seventh to nail down a 15-5 victory,
George Guyette got the win on the mound, pitching six innings and allowing five runs on five hits with five strikeouts. Matt Amador closed out the game, pitching one inning and getting one strikeout. John Kuchler, Steven Mihalenko and Andrew Tan all spent time on the mound, giving up 15 runs on 14 hits. Kuchler was charged with the loss.
Steven Mihalenko and David Burrows both had doubles for North Brunswick while Kelson Hopson had four RBIs with a triple. Mike Izzo had a double and two RBIs for Spotswood. Dylan Seel was 3-for-5 with a double and two RBIs. Nick Vincelli was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a double. Matt Vento was 2-for-4 with two RBIs. Spotswood had singles from Dan Bottiglieri, Derek Buhl, Chance Fee, Evan Scarduffa and Jack Welsh.
The win improved Spotswood's record to 15-5. The Chargers are 11-1 in league play and are the Greater Middlesex Conference Blue Division co-champions with Midldlesex High School. Spotswood will travel to Michelin Field in Milltown on Saturday, May 12 to take on Rahway High School. First pitch is 7 p.m.