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Roxbury Baseball Beats Ramapo to Advance in States

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Freshman Jack Findlay pitches entire game for a win against Ramapo. Credits: Kim Roumes
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Andy Axelson with a double. Credits: Mary Axelson
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Ryan Ditrolio will knock in a run. Credits: Mary Axelson
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Michael Roumes will double and steal some bases during the State Tournament against Ramapo. Credits: Kim Roumes
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Credits: Mary Axelson
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Some great defense by the infield included Brian Dachowski and Will Findlay. Credits: Kim Roumes
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A hug from catcher Andy Axelson for Jack Findlay's great performance against Ramapo. Credits: Kim Roumes
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Oh What a Catch by Junior CJ Danna to end the game and advance the Gaels in the States. Credits: Kim Roumes
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ROXBURY, NJ - The Roxbury High School baseball team beat Ramapo on Thursday to advance in state tournament play, a win that sets up the third-seeded Gaels to take on second-seeded Montville in semi-final action on Tuesday.

Roxbury defeated sixth-seeded Ramapo 6-2, riding high on a great performance by freshman pitcher Jack Findlay. He threw a complete game, striking out five and holding Ramapo to only four hits.

Roxbury took an early lead in the bottom of the first, scoring three runs on RBI doubles by Andy Axelson and Michael Roumes, along with an RBI single by Ryan Ditrolio. Roxbury manufactured one more run in the third and two more in the sixth to cap its scoring. During the contest, Roxbury took advantage of  several costly errors and walks.

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Findlay pitched his way out of trouble in the third after Ramapo scored its only runs.

Roxbury, 16-7-1, will play today against its rivals from Randolph. The Gaels lost to the Rams in the teams' prior meeting.

 

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