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Wednesday’s HS tennis/track: South Hadley edges Agawam in 5-set thriller



Thursday, May 17, 2018

After the South Hadley and Agawam girls tennis teams split the first four matches, all eyes went to the still contested first doubles match where both sides were knotted in a classic.

After dropping the first set, 6-7 (7-4 tiebreaker), the Tiger tandem of Aislinn Ford and Isabella Earle won the second set 6-3 and clinched victory for themselves with a 6-4 third-set win that gave the Tigers a 3-2 win.

Kaylin Cousineau and Madden Lacoste won singles points for the Tigers (14-1).

Boys tennis

South Hadley 4, Agawam 1

at Agawam

First singles: Connor Barbacki (SH) def. Zach Quick, 6-1, 6-2; Second singles: Michael Zhou (SH) def. Ryan Graham, 6-1, 6-1; Third singles: John Parenteau (SH) def. Zach Dion, 6-2, 6-3; First doubles: Zach Kotfila & Nathan Piligian (SH) def. Justin Poirier & Jeremy Bogats, 6-1, 6-2; Second doubles: Liam Sole & Dom Higiero (A) def. Victor Omojola & Brian Wolf, 6-2, 2-6, 15-12;

Records: Agawam (1-9, 1-5 Valley Wheel) South Hadley (7-6)

Belchertown 4, Minnechaug 1

at Belchertown

First singles: James Leone (M) def. Cyrus Raines, 6-0, 6-1; Second singles: Noah Pare (B) def. Matt Berg, 2-6, 7-6 (3), 10-8; Third singles: Max Caron (B) def. Kyle Biermann, 6-2, 6-0; First doubles: Mike Lauchner & Nolan Vogel (B) def. Logan Mitchell & Dashiel Garvey, 6-3, 7-6 (5); Second doubles: Connor Berenson & Josh Tan (B) def. Sean Walsh & Tom Dufour, 6-1, 2-6, 6-0

Records: Belchertown (13-2) Minnechaug (6-6)

Girls tennis

Game 1: Northampton 3,
Belchertown 2

at JFK Middle School

First singles: Maeve Raphael-Reily (N) def. Emily Hamparian, 8-4; Second singles: Hanna Kanig (N) def. Kayla Chaisson, 8-3; Third singles: Haleigh Wojner (N) def. Casey Gormely, 8-0; First doubles: Natalie Nowakowski & Julia Morgado (B) def. Laurentina Quintana & Ella Strzegowski, 8-1; Second doubles: Nicole Oberg & Nicole Sterste (B) def. Emily Haller & Eleanor Harden, 8-2;

Game 2: Northampton 3,
Belchertown 2

at JFK Middle School

First singles: Maeve Raphael-Reily (N) def. Emily Hamparian, 8-1; Second singles: Hanna Kanig (N) def. Kayla Chaisson, 8-2; Third singles: Haleigh Wojner (N) def. Casey Gormely, 8-0; First doubles: Natalie Nowakowski & Julia Morgado (B) def. Laurentina Quintana & Ella Strzegowski, 8-1; Second doubles: Nicole Oberg & Nicole Sterste (B) def. Emily Haller & Eleanor Harden, 8-l; 8-2;

Records: Northampton (3-11, 2-3) Belchertown (0-1)

South Hadley 3, Agawam 2

at South Hadley

First singles: Alia Godek (A) def. Hailey Werenski, 6-1, 6-3; Second singles: Kaylin Cousineau (SH) def. Ariana Korez, 6-1, 6-3; Third singles: Madden Lacoste (A) def. Caitlin Courtney, 6-0, 6-0; First doubles: Aislinn Ford & Isabella Earle (SH) def. Lindsay Hartmann & Katelyn Poirier, 6-7 (4) 6-3, 6-4; Second doubles: Carina Nesen & Anastasiya Mamentava (A) def. Alison Descheneax & Julia Pratt, 5-7, 6-1, 7-5

Records: South Hadley (14-1), Agawam (7-5)

Girls track & field

Pioneer Regional 74,
Belchertown 70

at Belchertown

Shot put: (B) 1. Madison Kimball, 21-10; Discus: (B) 1. Haley DeBettencourt, 60-0; Javelin: (B) 2. Sam Birks, 65-0; Long jump: (B) Julia Cady, 11-5½; Triple jump: (B) 3. Cady, 24-4; High jump: (B) 2. Meredith Medina, 4-4; 100-meter hurdles: (B) 2. Jena Marie Roseman, 22.1; 400-meter hurdles: (B) 1. Meredith Medina, 1:23; 100: (B) 1. Elisha Wenc, 13.9; Mile: (B) 1. Madeline Medina, 6:16.9; 400: (B) 2. Abigail Akodu, 74.1; 800: (B) 2. Hannah Bernard, 3:23.8; 200: (B) 1. E. Wenc, 29.7; 2-mile: (B) 1. Madeline Medina, 13:10; 4x400: (B) 1. Belchertown, 5:06.7