The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

August 22, 2013

Roundup: Hickory, Wilmington, Brookfield tennis teams win

Herald staff


ä Hickory 5, Kennedy Catholic 0 —
At Buhl Park, the Lady Hornets improved to 2-0 with the win over KC (0-2).

Singles: Marissa Works (H) def. Jensen Kirila, 6-1, 6-3; Rachel Mettee (H) def. Rebekah Kish, 6-1, 6-3; Anna Derloni (H) def. Abby Lenhart, 6-2, 4-6, 6-2. Doubles: Nikki Marone-Lauren McGonigle (H) def. Avi Danta-Jillian Dunn, 7-6(7-5), 6-4; Bailey McLaughin-Annalise Bianco (H) def. Alivia O’Brien-Jessica Micco, 6-0, 6-0.

ä Wilmington 5, Grove City 0 — At New Wilmington, coach Jim Arrow’s Lady Hounds (2-0) swept GC.

Singles: Alanna Elliott (W) def. Claire Casalnova, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4; Lexi Donati (W) def. Katie Kosick, 7-6(7-2), 6-2; Nikki McCown (W) def. Morgan McCommon, 7-5, 6-1. Doubles: Lydia Kraynak-Holly Vernan (W) def. Molly  Somora-Madi Jazwinski, 6-4, 6-4; Taylor Cox-Allison Krupa (W) def. Lauren Steele-Emily Krofcheck, 4-6, 6-2, 6-2.

ä Brookfield 4, Ursuline 1 — At Harding Park, Hubbard, the host Lady Warriors won their 4th consecutive match, led by sweeps from Ashley and Autumn Kirila at 1st and 2nd singles, as well as the doubles duos of Leah Bayer-Ana Zarlinski and Samantha Zigler-Kristie Zachar.

Singles: Ashley Kirila (B) def. Katie Schrader, 6-0, 6-0; Autumn Kirila (B) def. Emily Cripe, 6-2, 6-1; Nikki Malovits (U) def. Alexandra Plyler, 7-5, 6-1. Doubles: Bayer-Zarlinski (B) def. Mercedes Liberato-Brigid Donofrio, 6-0, 6-1; Zigler-Zachar (B) def. Nicole Zielinski-Marie Bond, 6-0, 6-1.

Coach Kevin Boyd’s Brookfield netters improved to 4-0l Ursuline (0-3) remained winless.


ä Kennedy Catholic 341, Sharon 368, Lakeview 389 —
At Tam O’Shanter, KC’s Paul Spondike earned medalist honors by carding a 75 in leading the Golden Eagles to victory.

Carl Carpenter led the way for Sharon with an 87 while Keith Kepner paced the Sailors with a 92.

KC: Spondike 75, Jacob Wilson 81, Teddy Haaz 87, Jesse Kirila 98. Sharon: Carpenter 87, Chris Franek 88, Louis Wareham 94, Lucas Turner, Matt Wallace 99s. Lakeview: Kepner 92, Chris Palutro 84, Sean Carlson 103, Ryan Peck, Austin Helliren 110s.