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Catch up with Hoodline's roundup of high school baseball scores from Newark over this past week, powered by data from high school sports source MaxPreps.
(Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Details like game dates, times, scores and team records are based on data provided by MaxPreps and may be subject to change; the latest up-to-date information is available at the links below.)
University strikes out Weequahic
The Weequahic team traveled this week to face off against the University Phoenix on Thursday. University's home turf advantage paid off: it walked away with the 12-1 victory.
This continues a four-game losing streak for the Indians, whose record fell to 0-4-1. University's record rose to 5-1.
East Side strikes out Tech
Also on Thursday, the East Side Red Raiders defeated the Tech Panthers by a score of 15-0 at home.
The win brought East Side's record to 6-5, while Tech's record fell to 2-7.
Central bests Hillside
On Friday, May 10, the Central Blue Devils traveled to Hillside to face off against the Hillside Comets. The Blue Devils out-hustled the Comets 10-6, to walk away with the victory.
The loss brought Hillside's record to 1-3, while Central's record rose to 12-3.
Glen Ridge hangs on against East Side
Also on Friday, the East Side Red Raiders traveled to Glen Ridge to face off against the Glen Ridge Ridgers. They drove home disappointed: the Red Raiders fell to the Glen Ridge Ridgers in a frustrating 3-2 loss.
The win brought Glen Ridge's record to 4-6, while East Side's record fell to 6-6.
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