The Inquirer TOP 10


Team   Record

Records through Sunday. Last week's rankings are in parentheses.

1. Washington Township (1)   11-0

The Minutemen have 32 extra-base hits, led by junior catcher Ryan Long's eight (four triples, four doubles).

2. Gloucester Catholic (2)   13-2

The Rams went 6-0 last week as Pat Kane, Brett Tenuto, and John Brue each ripped two home runs.

3. Audubon (3)   9-2

The Green Wave are tied with Holy Cross with a South Jersey-best 11 home runs, led by senior third baseman Keith Michalski's four.

4. Millville (6)   8-2

The Thunderbolts have won seven games by shutout.

5. Buena (4)   7-2

The Chiefs won the Emeritus Tournament on Saturday at Eastern in impressive fashion, outscoring two opponents by 18-4.

6. Cherokee (NR)   6-2

Sophomore pitcher Matt Curry is 2-0 with victories over Olympic American rivals Eastern and Lenape.

7. Hammonton (NR)   7-1

Senior catcher A.J. Scibilia was 5 for 6 in two victories and earned MVP honors in the Blue Devil Classic on Saturday.

8. Sacred Heart (9)   8-1

The Lions have allowed just 21 runs.

9. Holy Cross (10)    10-1

The Lancers are averaging nine runs per game and lead South Jersey with 34 extra-base hits.

10. Eastern (7)   8-5

New-bat stat: The Vikings have seven times as many triples (7) as home runs (1).

Under consideration (listed alphabetically): Cherry Hill West (7-3), Paul VI (6-3), Shawnee (6-2), Sterling (8-0).

   - Phil Anastasia