The Inquirer TOP 10
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