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Tuesday’s high school tennis/track: Frontier tennis qualifies for postseason

The Frontier Regional girls tennis team clinched its spot in the boys Western Massachusetts tournament with a 4-1 victory over Turners Falls at home Tuesday.

The Red Hawks (8-5, 4-2 Tri-County North) must play in the boys’ field in order for the entire team, which features boys, to be allowed to compete.

On Tuesday, the singles trio of Ricky Fields, Eleni Balis and Alli Zera each won their matches.

The second doubles pair of Crystal Niedbala and A.J. Mensah also earned a win.

Girls tennis

Northampton 3, East Longmeadow 2

At East Longmeadow

First singles: Phoebe Gelbard (N) def. Tulsi Mali 7-5, 6-3; Second singles: Adele Fantasia (N) def. Nat Gaines 6-1, 6-1; Third singles: Phoebe Jones (N) def. Drew Peterson 6-2, 6-0; First doubles: Elena Tilli & Mahak Kanjolia (EL) def. Katherine Lesko & Olivia Berstein 6-4, 6-2; Second doubles: Dominic Loiselle & Ari Pizzanelli (EL) def. Joy Jennings & Xochitl Calero 6-1, 6-4

Records: Northampton (11-4)

Amherst 4, Westfield 1

At Amherst Middle School

First singles: Sarah Knapp (A) def. Hannah Taylor, 4-6, 6-2, 9-7; Second singles: Rory Viale (W) def. Hannah Lang, 6-2, 6-4; Third singles: Julia O’Connell (A) def. Nicole Kamal, 6-0, 6-3; First doubles: Kailey Tobin & Veronica Suchodolski (A) def. Kayla Therrien & Kayla Reno, 7-5, 6-3; Second doubles: Shelby Scarfo & Maddie Auerbach (A) def. Maddie Renschler & Logan Baillargeon 6-2, 6-1

Records: Amherst (14-1, 5-1 Valley League); Westfield (0-7 Valley League)

Frontier 4, Turners Falls 1

At Frontier

First singles: Ricky Fields (F) def. Meredith Brown, 6-0, 6-2; Second singles: Eleni Balis (F) def. Sara Bradley, 6-2, 7-5; Third singles: Alli Zera (F) def. Felicia Craven, 6-2, 6-1; First doubles: Kelly Rehorka & Alysha Wozniak (TF) def. Christina Betances-Orrell & Lily Schumann, 6-1, 6-3; Second doubles: Crystal Niedbala & A.J. Mensah (F) def. Kaili Lynch & Kortney Thurber, 6-0, 7-5

Records: Frontier (8-5, 4-2 Tri-County North); Turners Falls (3-9, 0-6)

South Hadley 3, Ludlow 2

At Ludlow

First singles: Chelsea Jordan (L) def. Ally Cravan, 6-3, 6-2; Second singles: Cheyenne Ryczik (L) def. Katie Robataille, 7-5, 6-4; Third singles: Katie Meon (SH) def. Carly Massey 6-0, 7-5; First doubles: Miranda Stapley & Allie Steinbock (SH) def. Aryelle Teixeira & Lauren Topianori, 6-0, 3-6, 7-6 (5); Second doubles: Mia Ray & Brenna Fogarty (SH) def. Joselyn Minie & Jennifer Saloia, 6-4, 6-0

Records: South Hadley (8-7, 3-1 Valley Wheel)

Boys tennis

Minnechaug 3, Northampton 2

At JFK Middle School

First singles: Pat O’Shea (M) def. Jonah Kudler-Flam, 7-5, 1-6, 6-0; Second singles: Brian Gurski (M) def. Daniel March 6-3, 6-2; Third singles: Francois Venne (N) def. Matt Gurski 7-6 (9), 10-8; First doubles: Alex Smith & Tom Knight (M) def. Jonah Hahn & Jordan Maurer, 7-5, 6-3; Second doubles: Elliot Weiss & Alex Zimbalist (N) def. Mike Knight & Brian Kavanagh 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-3

Records: Minnechaug (10-1); Northampton (8-4)

Longmeadow 4, Amherst Regional 1

At Amherst Middle School

First singles: Ross Kamin (L) def. James Kirwin 6-0, 6-1; Second singles: Bo Sjoberg (L) def. Aiden Leith 6-0, 6-0; Third singles: Andy Zyskowski (A) def. David Copeland 6-2, 6-3; First doubles: Tyler Lucy & Stephen Freeman (L) def. Ankrish Milne & Danny St. John 6-2, 6-7 (5), 10-8; Second doubles: Nathan Wiseman & Ben Schneider (L) def. Jordan Hill & Dan Siegelman 6-1, 6-3

Records: Longmeadow (11-0); Amherst (9-4)

Belchertown 4, West Springfield 1

At West Springfield

First singles: Ethan Smith (B) def. Jacob Mountain, 6-2, 6-1; Second singles: Sam Stroman (B) def. Tom Giang, 6-0, 6-0; Third singles: Matthew Kolb (WS) def. Ryan Kearney, 6-3, 6-4; First doubles: Zach Kuhn & Mike Sugrue (B) def. Geoff Gagnon & Matt Swanson, 6-3, 6-1; Second doubles: Ryan Stinson & Adam Lopes (B) def. Randy Simmonette & Anthony Trinchini, 3-6, 6-1, 10-8

Records: Belchertown (13-2); West Springfield (1-11)

Girls track

Frontier 116, Monson 28

at South Deerfield

Shot put: 1. Amanda Mozea (F), 32-2; Discus: 1. Mozea, 93-2; Javelin: 1. Katherine Conlisk, 97-2; Long jump: 1. Clare Cycz, 14-11.5; Triple jump: 2. Mairead Ferry, 31-10; High jump: 1. C. Cycz, 5-2; Pole vault: 1. Jaime Byrne, 8-0; 100-meter high hurdles: 1. Ferry, 16.7; 100: 1. C. Cycz, 13.4; Mile: 1. Natalie Mako, 5:32; 4x100 relay: 1. Frontier (Brenna Sicard, Katherine Burke, Kat Miner, Kin Wildman-Hanlon), 54.3; 400 low hurdles: 1. Ferry, 70.2; 800: 1. Sarah Conlisk, 2:31.4; 200: 1. Miner, 27.4; 400: 1. Emily Cycz, 63.1; 2-mile: 1. Taryn Marquis, 13:13; 4x400: 1. Frontier (Zoe Barker, S. Conlisk, Savannah Emery, E. Cycz), 4:40.7

Records: Frontier (6-1, 5-1)

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