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Baseball: Wilkinson Throws 5-Inning No-Hitter as Scotch Plains-Fanwood Advances in Union County Tourney with 10-0 Win over Oratory

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Danny Wilkinson pitching against Oratory Credits: Guy Kipp
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Spencer Vaughn knocked in three runs vs. Oratory Prep as the Raiders put 10 runs on the board. Credits: John Mooney
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Pete Warren leads off first after hitting a single. Credits: John Mooney
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Sam Schetelich hit a double. Credits: John Mooney
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Matt Newman singled and scored in three trips to the plate vs. Oratory Prep on Monday. Credits: John Mooney
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George Mueller Credits: Guy Kipp
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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Sophomore Danny Wilkinson threw a five-inning no-hitter and Spencer Vaughn had two hits and three RBI to lead third-seeded Scotch Plains-Fanwood to a 10-0 victory over No. 14 Oratory in the first round of the Union County Tournament in front of the hometown crowd.

Wilkinon improved to 2-2 with his performance, which included six strikeouts and just two walks.

Peter Warren went 3-for-3, Peter Yarem added two singles with two RBI and two runs scored, Spencer Vaughn had two hits and three RBI, George Mueller had a hit with two RBI and two runs scored, and Sam Schetelich added a double and two runs scored for the Raiders. Matt Newman and Jake Canavan both singled and scored.

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Scotch Plains-Fanwood advances to Wednesday's Union County tourney quarterfinals against sixth-seed Union. Before that game, however, the Raiders visit A.L. Johnson in Clark on Tuesday.

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