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Pat Barrett Blasts Game Winning Homer to Lead Southern Baseball to 6-4 Victory in Ocean County Tournament Action

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Pat Barrett with the game ball after blasting three run homer today Credits: Chuck Donohue Jr., SRHS Athletic Director
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STAFFORD - The third seeded Southern Regional Boys Baseball team were down 4-2 in the bottom of the fifth inning Sunday afternoon against Brick Memorial. They were the home team and the higher seeded squad, but things were not looking very good.  

That was until Pat Barrett came up and cracked a three-run homer to put Southern in the lead for good in the bottom of that fifth inning. That put Southern ahead for good with a 5-4 lead. The final score was 6-4 defeating the Mustangs in the first round of the Ocean County Tournament.

Barrett went one for three on the day and that winning home run game him three RBI's.  Nolan Brown went one for three with two RBI's.  Nolan Watson was one for four and had an RBI to lead the Rams.  Joey Robertson had two hits and a run scored for Southern.

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Zach Filmore pitched 5 and a third innings giving up 4 runs, 8 hits but had 10 strikeouts. NIck Simone finished up going 1 and 2/3 innings giving up a hit and striking out three.  

The Rams advance in the next round to face Jackson Liberty who defeated Point Boro this afternoon.  

Southern’s overall record improves to 9-5 on the season. 

 

Brick Memorial

PLAYER AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR BB SB HBP AVG
Tyler Beck 3 1 1 - 1 - - - - - .333
Joey Howell 2 1 1 - - - - 1 - - .500
Antonio Laborte 4 1 1 1 - - - - - - .250
Joe Manso 2 - - - - - - - - - .000
Mike Murphy 3 - 1 - - - - - - - .333
Blaine Netterman                     4 - 1 - - - - - - - .250
TeeJay Rosace 3 1 1 - 1 - - - - - .333
Mike Sullivan 4 - 2 1 - 1 - - - - .500
John Votta 4 - 1 - 1 - - - - - .250

Southern

PLAYER AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR BB SB HBP AVG
Pat Barrett 3 1 1 3 - - 1 - - - .333
Noah Brown 3 - 1 2 - - - - - - .333
Joe Colonna 3 - - - - - - - - - .000
Garret Lange 3 1 1 - - - - - - - .333
Cole Markley                            2 1 1 - - - - 1 1 1 .500
Marcos Matias 2 1 1 - - - - - - 1 .500
Zach Oddo 2 - - - - - - 1 - - .000
Joey Robertson 4 1 2 - - - - - 1 - .500
Nolan Watson 4 - 1 1 - - - - - - .250

Pitching

Brick Memorial

PLAYER IP H R ER BB K W L ERA PIT
Ray Lutick 5.2 8 6 6 2 2 0 1 8.08 92
Tristan Savoia                              0.1 1 - - - - - - 0 2

Southern

PLAYER IP H R ER BB K W L ERA PIT
Zach Fillmore                               5.1 8 4 4 2 10 1 0 5.49 97
Nick Simone 1.2 1 - - - 3 - - 0 30

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