Berkeley Heights 8U A Baseball Team Pictured (L-R) Front row: Michael Geertsma, Michael Greco, Jordan Baum 2nd row: Alex Pelinsky, Joe Laposky, Kyle McCulloch, Patrick McGrath, Kevin Parker, Keith Duryee, Carter Wahlers, Owen Chait, Henry Young (Missing from photo: Jackson Mansfield) Credits: Berkeley Heights 8U A Team
Berkeley Heights 8U A Baseball Completes Epic Championship Game With Loss To Florham Park
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 • 6:45am
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights 8U A baseball team made it to the final round of their summer travel league playoffs last Monday against Florham Park.
Florham Park took the early lead before Berkeley Heights tied the game when Michael Geertsma hit a home run out of Horseshoe Field.
With the score tied 6-6 after seven innings, umpires suspended the game due to darkness, with a completion date set for Tuesday.
Once play resumed, Florham Park quickly scored a run to take the lead. Berkeley Heights managed to put runners on the corners with two outs in the eighth, but failed to score, falling 7-6.