TOMS RIVER, NJ - Keith Cocuzza's Southern Regional Baseball team had a dramatic victory over perennial power Toms River North on Monday.  The Rams handed the Mariners their first loss of season.

Pat Barrett hit a go-ahead two-run single in the top of the seventh inning to secure the 5-3 victory for Southern in Toms River.

Zach Fillmore pitched a complete game.  He only allowed two earned runs.  Southern scored a run in the second and two runs in the third inning before Barrett's game winning hit in the seventh.  Marcos Matias and Zach Oddo drove in one run each in the victory.

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Mike Nyisztor led Toms River North going 2-for-3 with three runs scored and a solo home run.

Southern's record improves to 2-1 on the season.  The Rams next game is Wednesday morning 10 a.m. at Jackson Memorial.  Many shore area schools are closed this week for spring vacation.  

 

  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   R   H   E  

Southern

0 1 2 0 0 0 2 5 7 0

Toms River North  

1 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 8 0

 

Southern

PLAYER AB R   H    RBI   2B   HR   BB   AVG
Pat Barrett 4 - 2 2 1 - - .500
Noah Brown 3 1 1 - - - 1 .333
Connor Ciliberto    - 1 - - - - - -
Brady Clark 1 - - - - - - .000
Garret Lange 2 - 1 - - - 1 .500
Mike Liantonio 2 - - - - - - .000
Marcos Matias 4 1 2 1 - - - .500
Zach Oddo 4 - - 1 - - - .000
Austin Pharo 2 1 - - - - - .000
Joey Robertson 3 - 1 - - - - .333
Nolan Watson 2 1 1 - - - 2 .500

Toms River North

PLAYER AB R   H   RBI   2B   HR   BB   AVG
Jared Bellissimo 3 - 2 1 - - - .667
Austin Feigin 4 - 2 - - - - .500
Jonathan Giordano 1 - - - - - - .000
Alex Klalo 3 - 1 - - - - .333
Craig Larsen 3 - - - - - - .000
Ian Mindas 3 - - - - - - .000
Brendan Mullins 2 - - - - - - .000
Mike Nyisztor 3 3 2 1 - 1 1 .667
Anthony Sasso 1 - - - - - - .000
Justin Schaff 3 - 2 - - - - .667
Nick Sibilia 2 - - - - - - .000

Pitching

Southern

PLAYER IP H R ER BB K W L PIT
Zach Fillmore       7 9 3 2 1 3 - - 98

Toms River North

PLAYER IP H R ER BB K W L PIT
Jared Bellissimo 4.1 6 3 3 3 3 0 1 70
Anthony Sasso 2.2 1 2 2 2 4 - - 47