SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Dayton baseball team’s offense is clicking on all cylinders right now.

Junior Michael Cacioppo posted two hits with two RBI and senior Jeremy Tornatore added two hits with two RBI to power Dayton to an 11-1 victory over Roselle this past Friday at historic Ruby Field.

Junior John Madden and senior Daniel Madden each had one hit with an RBI apiece for Dayton (4-2), which has won three straight games and opened the game with a three-run first inning to take control.

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Tommy DeSarno recorded his first varsity win on the mound, scattering two hits over three innings with one earned run, three walks and five strikeouts for the Bulldogs, which improved to 3-0 at home.

“It was another good team win and anytime you can get three wins in a week, it is a good week.  Tommy Desarno stepped up on the mound for us along with freshman Logan Solomine.  They competed and threw strikes,” said Dayton head coach Michael Abbate. “We are getting better as a team, but have two big conference games this week that we are going to have to play well in to win.”



Sophomore Angel Gonzalez had an RBI-double in the third inning for Roselle (1-3), which fell to 0-3 on the road.

The Bulldogs return to the diamond this Tuesday with a home contest against Roselle Park with first pitch scheduled for 4:00 p.m. and then will visit Linden on Thursday, also at 4:00 p.m.

Bulldog Bites: Dayton has scored 26 runs in its last two games … The Bulldogs have a road record of 1-2.