Tri-Cape Carpenter Cup semifinals

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St. Augustine Prep shortstop Christian Adorno, right, greets Egg Harbor Township outfielder Troy Dixon at the plate after Adorno scores in the first inning on Monday’s Carpenter Cup semifinal game in Philadelphia.

 

Egg Harbor Township's Troy Dixon pops one up behind the plate.

Egg Harbor Township’s Troy Dixon pops one up behind the plate.

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St. Augustine Prep’s Christian Adorno stands at first base after reaching safely in the first inning of Tri-Cape’s 4-1 loss to Lehigh Valley on Monday at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia in the Carpenter Cup semifinals. (Glory Days photos/Dave O’Sullivan)
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Tri-Cape all-stars watch the action from the visitors dugout at Citizens Bank Park during Monday’s game.

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Egg Harbor Township outfielder Troy Dixon takes a rip at a pitch during his first at-bat.

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Buena Regional outfielder Robert Bunton lines a ball foul into the seats down the right-field line.

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St. Augustine Prep shortstop Christian Adorno warms up his arm between innings.

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St. Augustine Prep outfielder Mike Elfreth strokes a ground ball to the right side.

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The Tri-Cape all-stars got to play at Citizens Bank Park, home of the Philadelphia Phillies, on Monday in the Carpenter Cup semifinals.

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St. Augustine Prep’s Christian Adorno steals second as the throw gets away.

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Middle Township’s Doug Schwartz takes a rip during his first at-bat Monday.

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Gloucester Catholic pitcher Mike Schwaryn, a draft pick of the Kansas City Royals earlier this month, allowed just one hit in his two innings of work on Monday morning.

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St. Augustine Prep left fielder Mike Elfreth warms up between innings at Citizens Bank Park.

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Egg Harbor Township outfielder Troy Dixon hits a shot to center field.

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St. Augustine Prep catcher Barry Buchowski takes a breather on the bench between innings. The temperature topped 90 degrees at Citizens Bank Park.

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Cedar Creek’s Chris Neumann tries to break up a Lehigh Valley double play.

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Vineland’s Don Money delivers to the plate in the bottom of the third inning Monday.

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Vineland’s Don Money throws a pitch during his inning of work during the Carpenter Cup semifinals.

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Vineland pitcher Don Money gets the sign before delivering a pitch Monday at Citzens Bank Park.

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St. Augustine Prep’s Mike Elfreth pulls into third base after hitting a triple to right field.

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Pitcher Kyle Andrews, of Ocean City, watches the action from the visitors dugout at Citizens Bank Park.

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The Tri-Cape infield meets at the mound during a Lehigh Valley rally in the bottom of the third inning.

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Cedar Creek’s Chris Neumann swings the heavy bat in the on-deck circle.

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Ocean City pitcher Beau Hall delivers to the plate during Monday’s action.

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Ocean City senior right-hander Beau Hall throws a pitch during the Carpenter Cup semifinals.

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First baseman Bryan Dobzanski, of Delsea Regional, prepares to hit.

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Millville second baseman Kyle Cox takes a baserunner out on an attempted steal.

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Atlantic City’s Jon Bruccoleri sends a sharp grounder to the right side.

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Atlantic City center fielder Jon Bruccoleri takes his practice swings before an at-bat.

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Ocean City pitcher Kyle Andrews throws to the plate during Monday’s game in Philadelphia.

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Tri-Cape all-stars Robert Bunton, left, Bryan Dobzanski, center, and Jon Bruccoleri watch the action from the bench.

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St. Augustine Prep’s Mike Elfreth, right, and Christian Adorno check in with friends during their game at Citizens Bank Park on Monday.

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Ocean City pitcher Kyle Andrews peers in for the sign before starting his wind-up.

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Cedar Creek’s Chris Neumann sends a foul ball down the left-field line.

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Atlantic City’s Jon Bruccoleri reacts as he swings through a high fastball.

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Cedar Creek’s Chris Neumann sends a shot to the outfield during his final at-bat Monday.