South Jersey Baseball:
Tuesday, June 15, 1999
By Chuck Schmidt
Tuesday night, MBCS won the Palmyra-Riverton Continental League Championship, defeating Villari's Milmarian 9 - 8. MBCS swept the series 2 - 0.
On the first night, K. Mack and E. Costigan combined on a 1-hitter, winning 1 - 0. B. Pacek scored the only run of the game. In the clinching game, MBCS took a 7 - 2 lead, but Villari's Milmarian fought back to take an 8 - 7 lead into the last inning. B. Pacek led off the inning with a double, K. Mack singled, and E. Costigan singled home both runners to win the title.
During the regular season, MBCS had a record of 11 - 2, and Vallari's Milmarian went undefeated with a record of 13 - 0.
Congratulations to both teams, and the League, for a great season.
Players pictured are from the Championship MBCS team:
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