Brick News

Jersey Assassins Crowned 2018 New Jersey USA Softball State Champions

EWING-The Jersey Assassins won the 2018 USA Softball New Jersey 14U A division championship this weekend with a 13-0 shutout against Diamonds to Boardroom.

Kate Struz (Howell MS South) pitched a one hit shut out for the Assassins.

Ella Moore (Brick Memorial MS) and Erin Stilton (Jackson Liberty HS)  led the Assassin’s run production with 4 rbi apiece on Sunday.

Paige Nolan (Manchester High School) pitched two games to get the Assassins to the final, winning both, maintaining a 1.75 era and striking out 11 batters over 12 innings. Struz struck out 10 over 11 innings during the weekend championship tournament.

Moore led the Assassins at the plate going 7 for 12 with 6 total RBIs on the weekend, making several key inning ending outs in in the semi-final against the New Jersey Breakers and in the championship game.

Sophia Peluso (Monroe HS) and Christine Giattino (Goetz MS) each went 2-2 with an RBI in the championship game.

The Assassins are scheduled to compete next weekend in the Blue Chip Mid-Atlantic Eastern Regional Championship.

After the game a brawl ensued between parents of the Jersey Assassins and the coaching staff.  Ewing police responded, but no charges were filed against the parent who assaulted the coach.


The following are comments people have made about this post on Facebook. Shore News Network does not own these comments, nor does it have control over the moderation of these comments. Please report offensive and harmful comments directly to Facebook using the report comments feature in the comment dropdown box.
Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

To Top