Eagles score 9 unanswered runs to upend Marlboro
SSZ has highlights and post-game reaction of Middletown South’s 9-5 win over Marlboro
Middletown South 9 Marlboro 5
Johnny Zega pitched 5.2 shutout innings in relief and belted a two run homer as Middletown South wiped out a 5-0 1st inning deficit with 9 unaswered runs in a 9-5 triumph. The Eagles got a solo homer from Austin Markmann in the second and then tallied four runs in the 3rd. Markmann’s RBI single tied the game at five. A bases loaded walk in the 4th gave the Eagles the lead for good and Zega launched a 2-run blast in the 5th. Watch the highlights here:
SSZ Game Ball Winners
Congratulations to Monmouth Regional’s Matt Vincenti and Middletown North’s Riley Kernan for winning Monmouth Building Center Game Balls. Every Sunday, we present the top performances from high school baseball and softball and ask fans to cast their vote.