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High School Roundup Danbury wins 5th straight

April 24, 2019

The Danbury baseball team won its fifth in a row Tuesday as three hits from Jackson Ciccone led the Hatters to a 6-4 win over FCIAC rival St. Joseph at home. Danbury jumped out to a 6-0 lead through four innings then held off a late Cadets surge.

Justin Solimine improved to 3-0 with a six-inning effort. Justin Hope had two hits for Danbury (7-3), which has leapt up the FCIAC standings over the past two weeks.

DANBURY 6, ST. JOSEPH 4

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Batteries: SJ--Trent Price (L), Ryan Novitski (5), and Aaron Kirby; D--Justin Solimine (W, 3-0), Justin Hope (S, 7), and Jake Matson. Highlights: SJ--Hadyn Gourley had two hits, including a triple. Jackson Ciccone had three hits. Justin Hope had two hits. Records: St. Joseph 5-3, Danbury 7-3.

MASUK 5, NEW FAIRFIELD 3

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Highlights: NF—Matt Garbowski went 2-for-3 with a run scored. M—Mike Marella threw a complete-game five-hitter with no earned runs allowed. He went 2-for-3 at the plate.

SOFTBALL

BROOKFIELD 11, POMPERAUG 2

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Highlights: P—Emma Durante went 2-for-3. Autumn Ciccarella went 2-for-4. B—Mia Ballard went 3-for-3 with two runs scored. Adrianna Fiori went 3-for-4 with a double. Emily Parchinski hit a home run. Hanna Scallon went 2-for-4 with two runs scored.

GIRLS TENNIS

ABBOTT TECH 4, WILCOX TECH 3

(at Abbott Tech): Singles: Jesslyn Rodriguez (AT) def. Karen Saguay 8-2; Karen Pelaez (AT) def Zanviaye Walker 8-5; Clara Garcia (AT) def. Melissa Hernandez 8-2; Melani Medina (W) def. Kiana Marengo 8-3; Xochilt Rangel (W) def. Gloria Villagrana 8-4.

Doubles: Ralinda Hernandez/Luisa Avila (W) def. Jennifer Villa/Ebelin Lalvay 9-8 (9-7); Ja’Naiyah Albarran/Julissa Serrano (AT) def. Natalie Strout/Shiman Zhar 8-6. Records: Abbott Tech 3-2, Wilcox Tech 1-7.

BETHEL 6, NEW MILFORD 1

(at Bethel): Singles: Sophia Islam (B) def. Helen Ma 6-2, 6-2; Sam Gross (B) def. Taylor Gross 6-3, 6-2; Livia Oprea (B) def. Maddy Lucas 6-2, 6-2; Doubles: Walsh/Mendonca (B) def. Adanouo/Siwer 6-1, 6-2; Vivian/Rosenbergen (NM) def. Conway/Beers 1-6, 6-3, 6-4; Donohue/Tuccillo (B) def. Sheehan/Sheridan 7-6, 2-6, 10-2.

POMPERAUG 4, BARLOW 3

Singles: Elizabeth McCain (B) def. Zoe Klein 6-4, 6-2. Meghan Kennedy (P) def. Sofia Krzweicki 6-1, 6-3; Lili Vogel (P) def. Rachel Horowitz 6-2, 6-4. Francesca Dumont (P) def. Olivia Fassman 6-3, 6-0. Doubles: Claire Lamb/Kira Laurel Winslow (B) def. Catherine Lebel/Kira Nyklicek 6-4, 6-3. Meredith Shimer/Kaitlyn Bell (P) def. Kaela Klein/Victoria Koltchine 7-6, 5-7, 1-0; Janelle Wargo/Hannah Tunick (B) def. Kaitlyn Stow/Courtney Stow 6-1, 4-6, 6-1.

BOYS GOLF

BARLOW 192, NEW FAIRFIELD 204

(at River Oaks, par 36): NF--Tom Zima 44, Ben Jansen 49, Owen Casey 55, Jake Merritt 56; B--Arnold Wright 44, Robbie Bruce 46, James Menapace 51, Harrison Wenig 51. Records: New Fairfield 0-4, Barlow 7-0.

GIRLS LACROSSE

BARLOW 20, NOTRE DAME-FAIRFIELD 0

ND-FAIRFIELD 0 0—0

BARLOW 13 7—20

Records: ND-Fairfield 0-9, Barlow 5-3. Scoring: B—Bella Miceli 4 goals, Elisabeth Eastus 4g, Julia Shapiro 3g, Becca Candee 2g, Lucy Witherbee 2g, Emily Grob 1g, Ava DiZenzo 1g, Erin Carroll 1g, Ashley Young 1g, Katherine Burris 1g, Isabelle Noome 1g. Goalies: NDF—Michelle Restrepo (7 saves); B—Megan Florkowski (4). Shots: NDF—4; B—32. Note: Monday score.