Donovan Catholic brings the fireworks to rally and win the SCT Title

JSZ’s OceanFirst Bank Softball Game of the Week features extended highlights and post-game reaction to Donovan Catholic’s 3-2 win over Colts Neck in the Shore Conference Tournament finals in Red Bank.

Donovan Catholic 3 Colts Neck 2 | Shore Conference Tournament Championship

The Griffins battled back from an early 2-0 deficit to hand the Cougars its first loss of the season and capture its second SCT title in program history. Senior Adriana Romano came through in the clutch for Donovan Catholic (21-1) in the sixth inning with a two-out, solo home run to give the Griffins the lead. Juniors Ashley Federico and Alyssa Apruzzi each hit solo home runs in the victory. Sophomore Julia Apostolakos was fantastic on the mound for the Griffins, scattering five hits over seven innings in the win. Senior Ava Metzger pitched a great game despite taking the loss for Colts Neck (19-1), striking out eleven over six innings.

JSZ’s James Mooney has the highlights and reaction from Red Bank:

Jersey Sports Zone is excited to partner with Ocean First Bank to bring you a Game of the Week in both boys and girls sports all year long. Each week, we’ll pick a boys and girls game in different sports involving teams located near Ocean First Bank locations and provide highlights and post-game reaction to showcase great action from around the state. Thanks to Ocean First Bank for shining the spotlight on great high school athletes from their hometowns!