The Utica Post 229 JR team defeated Coast Guard Division leading Johnson Rogers Post by a score of 5-3.  Nick Batinelli threw 4 strong innings, allowing 3 runs.  Brandon Treen closed out the last 3 innings with five strikeouts.

Felix De Asa De La Cruz had 2 hits and 3 RBI, Jayson Bonner had 2 hits and an RBI, and Rob Conley had 2 hits for Utica Post.

Utica Post JR team plays a non league contest tomorrow at Delutis, and then has a showdown for first place in the Marines Division on Thursday at Murnane Field at 5PM.