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James Monroe handed Walton Campus its first loss of the season on Tuesday afternoon by posting a 4-1 victory in a PSAL Class AAA baseball game held in the Bronx.
Freshman designated hitter Christopher Kelly drove in the game-winning RBI double in the eighth inning to help Midwood defeat Monroe Campus, 3-2, in the 48th annual Monroe Tournament baseball championship held Friday afternoon in the Bronx.
PSAL Class AAA defending champions Midwood earned a forfeit victory over Bronx Science on Tuesday afternoon in the Monroe Tournament baseball round of 16. Defending Monroe Tournament champions Tottenville earned a 13-0 win over JFK in a game held at DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx.
Jason Pineda and Daniel Alfonzo became the latest public high school players to be selected for the MLB Draft as both participated in the New York City Mayor's Cup baseball game held Thursday night at St. John's University in Queens.
Jacknell Guzman allowed just two hits in six innings pitched as No. 7 seed Monroe Campus earned 7-3 victory over George Washington in the 48th annual Monroe Tournament baseball semifinals held Thursday in the Bronx.
St. Joseph Regional, off its sweep of Don Bosco Prep, remains the No. 1 team in the News 12 Varsity Tri-State baseball rankings
Paul DeVito and Matt Bass each honored in the fifth inning and Nick Metzger pitched a complete game in No. 4 Tottenville's 6-0 win over No. 5 Midwood in a PSAL Class AAA quarterfinal baseball game held Tuesday in Staten Island.
University of Michigan bound Jason Pineda slammed two home runs and pitched a complete game as James Monroe Campus earned a 13-2 victory over Tottenville in the PSAL Class AAA championship game held Monday night at Yankee Stadium.
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