The 3-0 victory marks the Jacks first win over the Battery in five years.
19-year-old made MLS debut last October, previously competed for OCSC Academy, Orlando City B
The Independence will continue Atlantic Division play vs. Charleston Battery on May 14 at the Patriots Point Stadium.
18-year-old midfielder is the first member of the 2021 Independence roster to sign an academy contract.
Independence players, coaches, and staff receive COVID-19 vaccination