Matawan fought back from an early 5-1 deficit to top Red Bank 7-5. Shawn Johnson was strong in relief shutting down the Bucs in innings 4-6. Robbie Marshall earned his 3 save of the year. Matawan scored 5 runs in the top of the 5th lead by Matt Rackett’s one out 2 RBI single. Anthony Principe went 3 for 3 and Justin Harnett had 2 hits and one run scored. The Huskies are now 4-1 and 4-0 in conference
After a tough loss, 2-1, to Marlboro on Saturday, the Huskies bounced back in good form defeating Neptune 6-5. Nick Santuccio got his first start of the year and performed well after a tough first inning, going 4 strong innings and giving up 3 runs. Justin Harnett pitched the next 2 to hold Neptune close while the Huskies chipped away. Joe Piscopo had a one out single in the 6th followed by a walk to Justin Henderson, a fielders choice by Pat DePaolo and Dan Incle being hit by a pitch. With 2 out and the bases loaded, Justin Harnett came through with a single that plated 2 runs and Incle scored as the throw got by the catcher. Robbie Marshall sealed the deal with his 2nd save of the season.
The Huskies defeat Freehold Boro 7-4. Justin Harnett wins his second game of the year pitching 6 innings allowing 4 runs all unearned with 8 ks. Mike Creamer came through with a big bases clearing double in the top of the 5 th bringing the Huskies on top 6-4. Dan Incle had 3 hits and scored 4 runs. Robbie Marshall earned his first save.
The Huskies start off on a high note defeating Long Branch 7-0. Justin Harnett pitched 5 effective innings for his first win of the year striking out 6. Dan Incle had 2 hits including a lead off triple and Pat Depaolo went three for three in his first varsity action. Anthony Principe had 2 RBI. Robbie Marshall closed the door pitching the 6th and 7th. Great job!!!!’