BASEBALL

Team Record

Last week's rankings in parentheses.

1. Eastern (2) 19-2

The Vikings are 14-1 since April 10.

2. Washington Township (4) 16-5

In a seven-game winning streak, the Minutemen have beaten No. 1 Eastern, No. 4 Bishop Eustace, and No. 3 Gloucester Catholic.

3. Gloucester Catholic (1) 19-4

Sophomore righthander John Murphy (4-1) has an ERA of 0.24 with 40 strikeouts and just six walks.

4. Bishop Eustace (6) 16-5

Junior lefthander Devin Smeltzer was 2-0 last week: 14 innings, three hits, 27 strikeouts.

5. St. Augustine Prep (3) 13-6

Senior catcher Barry Buchowski is batting .431 with five home runs and five doubles.

6. Audubon (7) 14-3

Two-out singles by junior Eric Schorr and senior Justin Jannetti led to the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning in a 6-5 victory over No. 9 Delsea in Saturday's Diamond Classic.

7. Cherry Hill West (5) 12-5

Senior Brad Machinski was one out away from a no-hitter and settled for a one-hitter in an 11-0 win over Buena in the Diamond Classic on Saturday.

8. Vineland (10) 16-4

Junior Johnny Malatesta collected three hits and four RBIs in a 12-5 win over Northern Burlington in the Diamond Classic on Saturday.

9. Delsea (8) 16-5

Junior Bryan Dobzanski has five extra-base hits in the Crusaders' last five games.

10. Pitman (NR) 13-3

Senior Chris Seibert struck out 10 in a 2-1 win over West Deptford in the Diamond Classic on Saturday.

Under consideration (listed alphabetically): Camden Catholic (14-7), Northern Burlington (15-2).

- Phil Anastasia

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