High school roundup Greenwich Academy sweeps Holy Child
Greenwich Academy swept FAA tennis foe School of the Holy Child on Tuesday, 5-0. In singles action, Maddie Smith posted a 6-1, 6-2 victory at the No. 2 spot against for GA.
Third singles saw Andrea Jemiolo notch a 6-2, 6-1 win against Holy Child’s Eliza Mills. At the No. 4 spot, Lily Martucci of Greenwich Academy was a 6-1, 6-0 winner over Kate McConnell.
In doubles play, Annabel Thrasher/Karina Toub were in top form for GA at first doubles, registering a 6-1, 6-1 triumph. At the second position, the Gators won 6-1, 2-6, 10-7.
Brunswick improved to 5-0, defeating host Portledge School with a five-score aggregate total of 196 at Old Westbury Golf and Country Club in Old Westbury, NY., on Tuesday.
Northwestern-bound senior captain Matt Camel medaled for the Bruins with an even-par 36, followed by Ben Carpenter’s round of 38. Charlie Marvin shot a 40, and Connor Belcastro and Matty Dzialga each carded a 41.
The Bruins are next in action Thursday when they travel to Apawamis Club to take on Rye Country Day School.
On Monday, Brunswick School improved to 4-0 with a 10-1 victory against King School in a match held at Bedford Golf & Tennis Club on Monday. Charlie Marvin and Gabriel Mehra each earned medalist honors with a 38.
The Bruins posted seven individual wins and finished with an aggregate score of 240. King shot 284 as a team. At the No. 1 spot, Marvin shot a 38, while Mehra carded a 38 at No. 7.
Ben Carpenter posted a nine-hole round of 40 at the third spot and Bladen Smith (No. 2) and Owen Hayes (No. 6) each finished with a 41 for the Bruins. Chase Caffray (fourth spot) registered a 44, Aaron Aboodi shot a 45 (No. 5) and Owen Hayes (No. 6) posted a 41 for the victors.
GREENWICH ACADEMY LACROSSE
The Gators doubled-up host Canterbury School in a game held on Monday, 18-9. Margaret Maruszewski registered four goals and two assists, while Eliza Bowman recorded a hat trick to pace Greenwich Academy, which led 7-3 at halftime.
Katie Goldsmith tallied twice and Grace Schulze notched four goals and one assist for the victors. Paige Lipman (one goal, one assist), Tessa Brooks (one goal), Taylor Lane (two goals) and Ava Butz (two goals) also powered Greenwich Academy.
Cate Spaulding made six saves in the winning effort.
SACRED HEART LACROSSE
Sacred Heart Greenwich upped its record to 2-0 by rolling to a 17-3 victory over visiting School of the Holy Child in an FAA game held on Monday.
Katie Keller, Ryan Smith and Morgan Smith each registered three goals to pace the Tigers. Ryan Smith added one assist and gathered three ground balls, while Keller and Morgan Smith each had one assist.
Amelia Sheehan continued to show her playmaking ability, tallying one goal and five assists for the victors. Athena Corroon tallied one goal, one assist, three ground balls, caused three turnovers and had one interception in the winning effort.
Franny O’Brien, Lily Deconcini, Molly Haggerty, Dylan Drury, Caroline Paul and Mia Cesare had one goal apiece for Sacred Heart, which received four saves from Rachel Keefe and two assists from Hannah Dempsey.
SACRED HEART GOLF
The Tigers (2-0, 1-0) won their FAA-opener, defeating Greens Farms Academy, 5-0, at Tamarack Country Club in Greenwich. Tamarack is Sacred Heart’s new home course this season.
At the No. 1 spot, Carly Haines was a 5 and 3 winner for Sacred Heart. Lianna Amoruso won her match at No. 2, 3 and 2, while Mary Grace Farrell was a 5 and 4 winner at the third spot for the Tigers.
Kate Hong also won her match at the fourth position, 5 and 4 and Malika Amoruso took a 5 and 4 decision at No. 5.
GREENWICH HIGH BOYS/GIRLS TENNIS
The Greenwich High School boys and girls tennis teams were both victorious against FCIAC foe Fairfield Ludlowe on Monday.
For the Cardinals’ boys squad, their 7-0 win snapped a two-match losing streak. Senior Justin Speaker of Greenwich won his No. 1 singles match against Oliver Kleinberg, 6-1, 6-0. Sophomore Caleb Fockens gave the Cardinals a 6-1, 6-1 win at second singles.
Matthew Luzzi, a sophomore, notched a 6-1, 6-0 win at the third singles spot, while GHS teammate Alican Beba, a senior, beat Charlie Low, 6-1, 6-1.
In doubles action, Derek Wang/Boris Ardemasov were 6-1, 6-3 winners at No. 1, while Jimmy Papas/Kian Jain won their match at No. 2, 6-2, 6-1. Stefan Brovig/James Cosby (No. 3) posted a 6-0, 6-2 win at the third position for GHS.
On the girls’ side, the Cardinals won six of the seven matches in straight sets. The closest match came at second doubles, where Hannah Viney and Abby Shropshire posted a 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 win over Grace Cogan/Ava Golden.
At first singles, Martine Fierro of Greenwich registered a 6-1, 6-0 victory against Xenia Efimov. Second singles saw Nathalie Williams beat Ludlowe’s Katie Coolidge, 6-1, 6-0.