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April 23, 2013

Area Roundup: Gloucester girls tennis edges Saugus

Girls Tennis

Gloucester 3 Saugus 2

Gloucester picked up an important win at home on Monday moving back to .500 (2-2) with a close win over the Sachems in a match where there were two sets were decided by tie-breakers and two matches went three sets.

No. 2 singles Jill MacDonald (6-0, 7-5), No. 3 singles Qiana Curcuru (7-5, 6-1) and the No. 2 doubles tandem of Kelsi Salah and Rose Margetson (6-3, 6-2) picked up wins for Gloucester.

Rockport 5Our Lady of Nazareth 0

The Vikings (1-2) picked up their first win of the season in dominant fashion Monday.

No. 1 singles Eva Weinstein (6-1, 6-0), No. 2 singles Megan Hood (6-0, 6-0), No. 3 singles Krysia Strumpf (6-1, 6-1), the No. 1 doubles tandem of Marissa Foote and Conor Deedy (6-2, 6-2) and the No. 2 doubles team of Maddie Rowe and Irinia Biloiu (6-1, 6-1) all picked up wins for Rockport.

Manchester Essex 5 Triton 0

The Hornets (3-0) remain perfect on the season with their third straight shutout victory.

Brittany Collens and Michelle Fuca led the way for Manchester Essex at No. 1 and No. 2 singles respectively each turning in 6-0, 6-0 wins. No. 2 singles Kendall McCormick (6-2, 6-1), the No. 1 doubles team of Rachel Daley and Chanel Bullock (6-1, 6-0) and the No. 2 doubles tandem of Avery St. Sauveur and Maura McCormick (6-3, 6-1) were also victorious for the Hornets.

Boys Lacrosse

Beverly 9 Gloucester 2

The Fishermen drop their second straight game and fall to 2-4 on the season with the loss to the Northeastern Conference North leading Panthers.

Winslow Lewis and Jason Irwin scored for Gloucester, Jason Lattof picked up an assist.

Boys Tennis

Manchester Essex 5 Triton 0

The Hornets move to 2-0 on the year with another impressive Cape Ann League win.

The Hornets winners were Mike Fuca at No. 1 singles (6-2, 6-1), Calvin Lamothe at No. 2 singles (6-0, 6-1), Sam Girian at No. 3 singles (6-0, 6-0), Colin Babikian and Josh Christopher at No. 1 doubles (6-2, 6-1) and the No. 2 doubles tandem of Seth Cohen and Jake Rich (6-1, 6-0).

Girls Lacrosse

Lynnfield 19 Gloucester 7

The Pioneers handed Gloucester (2-1) its first loss of the season Monday.

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