SUMMIT, NJ — The Union Catholic bats, led by CJ Tomalavage, Mike Mulkeen, and Braden Ramirez, and Andrew Benvenuto’s sturdy pitching sparked the Vikings to a 12-1 victory over Oratory on Thursday.
Benvenuto, a sophomore, made a really spectacular varsity debut for UC on the mound. He struck out 5 over 5 stable innings of labor.
UC, now 1-1 on the season, jumped out to a 3-0 lead within the first inning, and put the sport away by exploding for eight runs within the sixth inning.
Ramirez and Tomalavage ignited the offense within the sixth inning by slugging back-to-back homers. Tomalavage completed the sport with two hits, three RBI, and two runs scored.
Mulkeen additionally had a giant day on the plate for UC with three hits and three RBI, Eli Walker had two hits and two RBI for the Vikings, Tommy Armstrong had two hits, and Xavier Nieves scored three runs for UC
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