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The Oceanport Pirates defeated the West Long Branch Mud Dogs 9-0 last week to win the EMSA Junior League Baseball Championship. The Pirates, who completed their season with an 11-1 record, relied on strong pitching and timely hitting in the championship game. They are coached by Gordan Elam.


Photo SARAH MCCOLGAN Shore Regional’s Vanessa Pizzulli takes control of the ball during the All-Shore Field Hockey game at Monmouh Regional High School Saturday.