WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Caldwell scored four runs in the second inning and went on to a 6-2 victory over Dover in the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA Section 2, Group 2 baseball tournament on Friday.
SJon Housel delivered two hits and scored two runs, and Charlie Fierro singled twice, drove in two runs and scored a run for Caldwell (19-7). Frank Gencarelli had an RBI single for the Chiefs.
Junior right-hander Bryce Bayard (7-2) pitched seven innings, allowed two runs, walked two and struck out seven for West Essex. Brian Rolser worked a scoreless seventh inning.
Caldwell will host Whippany Park in the sectional semifinal Tuesday afternoon.