Danielle Atayah won at third singles and the doubles teams swept their matches as the girls varsity tennis team earned a 3 – 2 win over PVCA to record an undefeated league championship title. Angie Gonzalez and Rhayanna Shubrick won at first doubles and Katie Sharpe and Nyah Seago took home the point at second doubles to secure the win. The girls now wait for the team tournament seeding meeting to learn where and when they will play their opening round match in the MIAA team event.
Your varsity softball team earned an exciting come from behind win over first place McCann Tech on Friday by a score of 9 – 7. Kayla Brown had five hits, while Amanda Odom and Alyssa Padilla provided additional offensive support and Jayden Dow earned the victory within the circle. The girls completed their regular season with a school record 16 wins against just 4 losses and they will wait for next week’s seeding meeting for the MIAA tournament. The jv girls, led by Kailene Davis, dropped their game to McCann on Friday. Your boys varsity volleyball team fell to Minnechaug by a 3 – 1 score on Friday, but the guys clinched another undefeated year of league play and a second consecutive league championship. Now the guys get ready for their tournament appearance next week. Evan Tran, Davian Alban and James Ribeiro each played well as the jv volleyball team closed out their season with a 2 – 1 loss on Friday.
Amanda Odom had a 3 RBI afternoon, but the varsity softball team dropped an 8 – 4 game at Hopkins Academy yesterday. Odom, Kayla Brown, and Jayden Dow led the offensive effort and Jada Ficarra pitched well enough to win, but a few defensive and base running lapses got in the way as the girls dropped the league contest. Amerie Krautler pitched well for the jv softball team, but they also fell to Hopkins yesterday afternoon.
Your boys’ varsity track and field team completed their season yesterday dropping their league matchup with West Springfield. Nehemiah Johnson took home top honors in both the 100 and 200 meter dash, while Siare Barklow took home the top honors in the 400 meter hurdles. Elijah Nixon had a triple double as he recorded top finishes in the triple jump, the 4 x 100 and the 4 x 400 meter relays. All other outside events were postponed yesterday due to the weather. Today we have the softball teams traveling to Hopkins Academy and both baseball teams getting out to Lee High School. Good luck to all our teams. Let’s fill the stands with Bulldog fans.