VINELAND – League-leading Garton's used a three-run first which the Roughriders could not recover from in a 5-2 defeat.
Santino Nave', making his third consecutive start, pitched four innings and allowed five runs on five hits (4 ER, 2 BB, 2 K) in taking the loss. The Roughs were held scoreless
until the sixth, when Tom Daly singled in one run and Thomas Gosse’s fielder choice scored the other. With the win, Garton’s swept the season series from the
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HADDONFIELD – Zach Welsher earned his team-leading third win of the season with a complete game effort and Mike Wade's two-run
single in the fifth put the Roughriders ahead for good in a 7-3 win. Welsher struck out 12 and allowed two earned runs to even his record at 3-3 on the season.
Wade’s timely two-out hit scored Drew Dark and John Tedeschi (3-3, 2B, 2 RS, SB) turning a 3-2 deficit into a 4-3 lead. Kevin Lammers’ two-run triple and Mike
Brynes’ RBI double in the sixth put the game out reach.
HADDONFIELD - Drew Dark earned his second win by throwing five shutout innings on just 51 pitches and Kevin Lammers slammed a
bases clearing three-run triple in the fourth inning to lead the Roughriders to a 5-0 shutout of Maple Shade. The win was the third in three meetings versus Maple
Shade this season. Leading 1-0 in the fourth, Noah Clement (2-2, RS, 2 RBI) stroked an RBI single with the bases loaded to make it 2-0. Lammers then connected on a
triple to deep right center, his second in as many nights, to clear the bases. Dark allowed four hits, striking out four and walking none. The Roughriders travel to CHBR tomorrow night needing a
win to capture fourth place.
CHERRY HILL – The Roughriders used a six-run first inning to gain an early lead, then held on for a 9-8 victory over CHBR to secure
fourth place overall in the regular season standings. The visitors had 11 hits and scored all their runs in the first three innings. John Tedeschi led the way going 2-2 with
a double and three RBI. Tom Daly and Thomas Gosse both contributed as well, each driving in two runs apiece. Dom Kratky was credited with the win, battling
through four innings of six-hit ball (3 ER, 4 BB, 1 K). Mike Wade (1 IP, 3 H, 2 K) again was called upon to save the game, his second of the season.
With the fourth place finish, the Roughs will host Camden in a best-of-three Quarter Final matchup beginning on Monday.