Bishop England snatched the lead late in the game in a 3-2 victory over Oceanside Collegiate Academy on Wednesday. The game was tied at two with the Bishops batting in the bottom of the sixth when BROOKS WINER singled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run.
The pitching was strong on both sides. BE pitchers struck out nine, while OCA pitchers sat down eight.
Bishop England got on the board in the first inning. DANIEL BROOKS drove in one when BROOKS doubled.
SEAN HOLLISTER earned the win for the Bishops. The righthander allowed five hits and two runs over six innings, striking out eight and walking one. RYAN TURNER threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. TURNER recorded the last three outs to earn the save.
Sobel took the loss for Oceanside Collegiate Academy. The bulldog lasted five and two-thirds innings, allowing four hits and two runs while striking out eight.
BROOKS led Bishop England with two hits in two at bats.
Oceanside Collegiate Academy saw the ball well today, racking up seven hits in the game. Tyson and McCormack all had multiple hits for Oceanside Collegiate Academy. Tyson went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Oceanside Collegiate Academy in hits. Oceanside Collegiate Academy didn’t commit a single error in the field.
BE 3-5-1 (1-0); Brooks 2-2, 2B, 2 RBI; Dennis 1-2, 2B, SB; Hollister 6 IP, 1 ER, 8 K; next OCA Wednesday at Shipyard Park
OCA (0-1); Tyson 3-4; Warden 1-2, 2 R; McCormack 2-3, 2B, 1 RBI; Sobel 5.2 IP, 2 ER, 8 K; next host BE Wednesday at Shipyard Park