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Local roundup: results from Aug. 22

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    Palmerton’s Logan Kresge follows through after hitting a tee shot during Thursday’s match. NANCY SCHOLZ/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS

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    Northwestern’s Luke Hallman watches his putt. NANCY SCHOLZ/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS

Published August 23. 2019 12:40PM

Jim Thorpe breezed to a tennis victory while Palmerton and Lehighton picked up golf wins on Thursday.


NDES-Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe blanked Notre Dame of East Stroudsburg, 5-0.

The Olympians’ trio of Christy McLean, Kaitlyn O’Neil and Trista Gehris swept singles’ play, highlighted by McLean’s 6-0, 6-0 victory at No. 1.

Jim Thorpe improved to 2-1 on the season.

Jim Thorpe 5, Notre Dame ES 0


Christy McLean (JT) def. Anna Marino 6-0, 6-0; Kaitlyn O’Neil (JT) def. Rachel Kreckel 6-4, 6-1; Trista Gehris (JT) def. Ahnika Patrow 6-3, 6-0.


Evelyn Flores/Chloe Getz (JT) def. Bailey Reilly/Gwen Strasser 6-1, 6-2; Gabby Nunez/Sophia Samoleski (JT) def. Macy Schaetter/Lianna Hilario 6-3, 6-2.



Palmerton remained undefeated in Colonial League action with a 423-463 win over Northwestern.

The Bombers’ Tyler Hager grabbed medalist honors with a score of 82, while Logan Kresge followed a stroke behind with an 83. The Tigers’ Luke Hallman shot a team-low 84.

Palmerton is now 3-0, while Northwestern slipped to 1-2.

Palmerton 423, Northwestern 463


Tyler Hager 82, Logan Kresge 83, Josh Suto 86, Connor Reinhard 89, Dominic Kintz 89.


Luke Hallman 84, Joe Frey 89, Jake Dellicker 93, Tyler Stasko 93, Gabby Smalley 104.

Played at Olde Homestead.

Pleasant Valley-

Freedom-PM East

Pleasant Valley suffered two Eastern Pennsylvania Conference setbacks, falling to Freedom and Pocono Mountain East.

The Bears dropped a 443-509 decision to the Cardinals, and lost to the Patriots, 471-509.

Mary Scully finished with an 87 to pace the Bears.

The Patriots’ Jake Haberstrumpf and the Cardinals’ Ryan Stettler both shot 78 to tie for medalist honors.

PM East 443, Freedom 471,

Pleasant Valley 509


Mary Scully 87, Steven Ottman 99, Alex Markowski 102, Dan Sadler 106, Juliann Surrette 111.


Jake Haberstrumpf 78, Tyler Huch 88, Luke Wasilick 92, Krish Patel 104, Bryant Ratlif 109.


Ryan Stettler 78, Pierce Argot 84, Jack Pence 90, Nick Taborelli 90, Nicm Kremer 91.

Played at Buck Hill Golf Club.


Lehighton posted a 400-446 Schuylkill League victory over Lourdes.

Jack Lorenz earned medalist honors with an 85, leading the Indians (4-1) to their fourth straight win.

Lehighton 400, Lourdes 446


Jack Lorenz 85, Aaron Miller 88, Kyle Nahft 112, Grant Shaeffer 115.


Joseph Feudale 109, Caleb Williams 109, Damon Milewski 112, Alessandra Albert 116.

Played at Blue Shamrock.

Mahanoy Area-Marian

Marian dropped a 392-427 decision to Mahanoy Area.

Luke Matta paced the Bears with a 90, while Walter Pavlick (96) had the low score for Marian.

Marian dropped to 0-3.

Mahanoy Area 392, Marian 427


Luke Matta 90, Will Conroy 96, Nick Mikita 98, Noah Zilker 108.


Walter Pavlik 96, Emily Reaman 106, Alex Kokosky 110, Carl Moyer 115.

Played at Mountain Valley Golf Course

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