TOMS RIVERS NJ-Brett Tenuto slammed a solo home run and Elliott McCummings cracked a key RBI double to back the solid pitching of freshman John Murphy, lifting Gloucester Catholic to the NJSIAA Non-Public A state championship on June 9 with a 4-1 win over Don Bosco Prep at Toms River North.
The state title was the third in a row for the Rams, who finished with a 27-4 overall record. Congrats to the Rams!
Gloucester Catholic (28-4), which won the Non-Public B title the previous two seasons, staked a claim to a second straight final No. 1 ranking in The Star-Ledger Top 20. The loss for Don Bosco (24-4) ended a 21-game winning streak.
This result provided Gloucester Catholic with its 16th state championship-- the most in New Jersey history. It has three Non-Public A titles and 13 Non-Public B crowns.
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