Tamaqua gets the best of JT
Tamaqua defeated Jim Thorpe in golf and tennis action on Thursday.
In a Schuylkill League meet on the links, it was Tamaqua posting a 339-388 victory over Jim Thorpe.
The Blue Raiders' Mike Weinert led all golfers with a medalist score of 76.
Jake McGeehan shot an Olympians' best 89 on the day.
JIM THORPE 388
Jake McGeehan 89, Brett Luicana 91, Mike Hemler 100, Nicholas Goldberg 108
Mike Weinert 76, Troy Reinhardt 79, Scott Zellner 90, Matt Stanek 94
Played at Villas Crossing Golf Course, par 70
Notre Dame ES-
The Tigers earned another Colonial League win on the links with a win over visiting Notre Dame of East Stroudsburg, 416-469.
Leading the way for the locals was Cole Miller with medalist honors of 66.
Tiger teammate Nick Vecillio was also impressive with a one-over-par 73.
NOTRE DAME ES 469
R. Krechel 79, B. Mumbauer 92, J. Regenye 94, B. Murphy 100, M. Lasewicz 104
Cole Miller 66, Nick Vecellio 73,Zach Caruso 89, Zach Goddard 94, Chad Kelson 94
Played at Olde Homestead, par 72
Mahanoy Area carded a 362-433 Schuylkill League win over Weatherly.
The Golden Bears' Nick Scicchantano grabbed medalist honors with an 84.
The Wreckers' Josh Reimer finished with a team best 96.
Weatherly falls to 0-5 on the season.
MAHANOY AREA 362
Nick Scicchantano 84, Colin Casserly 87, Trey Maccieuneus 95, Tyler Davies 96, John Brinich 96
Josh Reimer 96, Kyle Osifat 103, Alexis Berger 112, Garrett Titus 122
Played at Mountain Laurel, par 72
Tamaqua got the best of Jim Thorpe for a 4-1 victory on the courts.
Nicki Mateyak and Sarah Zoba recorded singles' wins for the Blue Raiders.
Bryanna Kehrli scored the Olympians' lone team point with a victory in singles' play.
Tamaqua 4, Jim Thorpe 1
Nicki Mateyak (T) def. Kasey Herman 6-2, 6-3; Sarah Zoba (T) def. Haley Cope 6-0, 6-0; Bryanna Kehrli (JT) def. Vicky Krause 6-4, 6-2.
Morgan Miller/Carly Fenstermacher (T) def. Ashley Balliet/Minke Pheiffer 6-0, 6-1; Laine Confer/Madelyn Dolinsky (T) def. Michalina Konopka/ Rudy Jackson 6-0, 6-0.
The Lady Bears dropped to 0-2 on the season with a 7-0 loss to East Stroudsburg South in MVC tennis action.
PV's Emily Thek had the closest match on the day, taking her opponent to three sets.
East Stroudsburg South 7, Pleasant Valley 0
Brittany Poje (ESS) d. Madison Olexson 6-0, 6-1; Kaitlyn Poje (ESS) d. Kara Urland 6-0, 6-0; Mary Schmidt (ESS) d. Emily Thek 6-1, 4-6, 6-0.
Kaitlyn Poje/Meghan Hagarty (ESS) d. Gabby Hochfeld/Amanda Hoag 6-1; Anna Long/Sabryna Hunt (ESS) d. Sarina Tufano/Mackie Caffrey 6-2, 6-3; Melissa Banks/Mackenzie Strunk (ESS) d. Nyiah Navarez/Paola Mieles 6-2, 6-2; Kim Fryer/Nicole Fryer (ESS) d. Cassi Snook/Ellie Heron 6-4, 6-3.