Marian golfers, JT tennis grab wins
The Marian golfers and Jim Thorpe girls tennis team scored victories in local scholastic action on Friday.
The Colts ran their record to 3-1 with a 348-400 win over the Cardinals at Blue Mountain Golf Course.
Mark Postupack fired a 77 for Marian to take medalist honors.
Mark Postupack 77, Austin Paisley 85, Albert McFadden 89 and Jared Paisley 97.
PINE GROVE (400)
Tristan White 80, Steph Kemmerling 98, Brendan Hueston 111, Matt Troxell 111.
Played at Blue Mountain Golf Course, par 72
No. Schuylkill-Jim Thorpe
North Schuylkill defeated the Olympians by a 327-371 score at Villas Crossing.
The Spartans' Hunter Milkatavage led all golfers with a score of 75 .Brett Luicana took honors for Jim Thorpe with an 88.
NO. SCHUYLKILL (327)
Hunter Milkatavage 75, Justine Paul 83, Jake Damiter 84, Brett Ennis 85.
Brett Luiciana 88, Luke Eggert 91, Alex Heydt 95, Josh Abbott 97.
Played at Villas Crossing Golf Course
The Olympians won all three singles matches to pull out a 3-2 win over the Cougars.
Gabbie Binder, Gryanna Kehrli and Haley Cope all got victories to lift Jim Thorpe's record to 2-1.
Jim Thorpe 3, Hazleton 2
Gabbie Binder (JT) def. Alexa Austin 2-6, 6-3, 6-2; Bryanna Kehrli (JT) def. Mira Wise 6-2, 6-1; Haley Cope (JT) def. Rachel Ferguson 6-0, 6-1.
Grazia Devita/Aifra Saeed (H) def. Maria Donati/Hope Damian 6-4, 6-0; Daisy Cabral/Brooke Malote 6-4, 6-4.
The Raiders wound up winning both doubles matches, but Crestwood won all three singles games to take a 3-2 victory.
The doubles teams of Allison Pederson and Beth Kistler, along with the team of Maddie Davis and Emma Osenbach were the winners for Tamaqua.
Crestwood 3, Tamaqua 2
Kristi Bowman (C) def. Sarah Zoba 6-3, 6-2; Brittany Stantoo (C) def. Maddie Dolinsky 6-3, 6-2; Jennie Snyder (C) def. Carly Fenstermacher 1-6, 6-7, (1-7).
Allison Pederson/Beth Kistler (T) def. Stephanie Maichin/Christine Maichin 6-1, 6-4; Maddie Davis/Emma Osenbach (T) def. Rebecca Price/Devon Pistasio 6-3 6-2.