N'western, Palmerton split golf matches
Northwestern and Palmerton managed to split Colonial League golf matches on Monday.
Northwestern Lehigh-Southern Lehigh-
Northwestern split in a Colonial League tri-meet at Saw Mill Golf Course.
The Tigers knocked off host Pen Argyl 410-448, but ended up falling to Southern Lehigh by a 390-410 score.
Cole Miller paced the Tigers with a team-low 76, while Nick Vecellio finished right behind with a 79.
The Spartans' Matt Guro grabbed medalist honors with a 2-over-par 72.
SOUTHERN LEHIGH (390)
Matt Guro 72, Eric Perez 77, James Shaheen 77, Chad Grandfield 82, Andrew Woolley 82
Cole Miller 76, Nick Vecellio 79, Stephen Reitz 81, Tyler Kunsman 86, Mike D'Ancona 88
PEN ARGYL (448)
Ryan DeJesso 85, Cole Kresch 88, John Smith 89, Jay Young 89, Matt Kukla 97
Played at par-70,Saw Mill Golf Course
Notre Dame (GP)-Moravian Academy
Palmerton earned a split in a Colonial League tri-meet at par-71 Green Pond Country Club.
The Bombers carded a 437-457 win over Moravian Academy and dropped a 431-437 setback to host Notre Dame of Green Pond.
The Bombers' Ben Andrews shot a 1-over-par 72 to take medalist honors.
NOTRE DAME (GP) (431)
Eamon Marone 81, Dan MacDonald 86, Bob Deutsch 86, Rich Trapp 89, Matt Stalica 89
Ben Andrews 72, Billy Heinick 89, Alex Raub 89, Ke-Koa-Mook 92, Cody Peters 95
MORAVIAN ACADEMY (457)
Jack Reilly 87, Max Evans 91, Hahn Bin Lee 91, Daniel Lessig 92, A.J. DiRosa 96
Played at par-71 Green Pond Country Club
Northampton swept doubles' play to hand Pleasant Valley a 6-1 setback and spoil the Bears' season opener.
Lauren Heckelman captured the Bears' lone win.
Northampton 6, Pleasant Vy. 1
Darby McCall (N) def. Kristin Cook 6-4, 6-4; Brittany Hodge (N) def. Sarah Elmontacir 6-0, 6-1; Lauren Heckelman (PV) def. Madison McCall 2-6,6-2, 6-4
Leah Hodge/Nicole Klutos (N) def. Steph Clark/Angela Leonardi 8-2; Nicole Sharga/Ashley Gilder (N) Emily Skutnik/Kristin Cook 6-2, 7-5; Avery McCall/Maureen Weaver (N) def. Karli Williams/Erin Dougherty 6-0, 6-1; Kristen Danak/Lilyan Urbanezuk (N) def. Michelle Ubbens/Melissa Smith 6-2, 6-2
Hamburg walked off the courts with a 4-1victory over visiting Tamaqua.
Vanessa Wagner recorded the lone Blue Raiders' win.
Hamburg 4, Tamaqua 1
Brittany Dierwichter (H) def. Lauren Androkitis 6-4, 6-1; Vanessa Wagner (T) def. Brittnee Bucklee 7-6 (7-1), 6-3; Trish Reidenhour (H) def. Jordan Nowacki 7-5, 6-1
Leah Wohlrah/Kelley Burr (H) def. Vicky Krause/Nicky Mateyak 7-5, 6-2; Jenny Smith/Leah Galamba def. (H) Taylor Urban/Sarah Zoba 6-0, 6-0
Southern Lehigh blanked Jim Thorpe, 5-0.
The Olympians' Anna Domingo was able to steal 10 games against her Spartan opponent, but still suffered a straight set 7-5, 7-5 setback at number two singles.
Jim Thorpe slips to 0-3 on the season.
So. Lehigh 5, Jim Thorpe 0
Robyn Ferraro (SL) def. Ellyn Tomko 6-0, 6-0; Janissa Nair (SL) def. Anna Domingo 7-5, 7-5; Abby Kobler (SL) def. Marissa Farra 6-1, 6-1
Isabela Uribe/Mackenzie Cook (SL) def. Alexandrea Mosteller/Katie Jones 7-5, 7-5; Carly McLaughlin/Jessa Peoples (SL) def. Gabby Kline/Kasey Herman 6-3, 6-4