Skip to main content

Local roundup: Results from Aug. 26

  • Empty

    Lehighton’s Jack Lorenz follows through after hitting a shot Monday. Lorenz recorded a round of 78. BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS

Published August 27. 2019 12:25PM

The Palmerton and Northwestern golf teams both posted victories in Colonial League play on Monday.

Elsewhere, Jim Thorpe earned a win in girls tennis action.



Northwestern posted a 520-999 Colonial League victory over Wilson.

The Tigers’ Sam Fritzinger grabbed medalist honors with a score of 89.

Northwestern moved to 2-2 in the league.

Northwestern 520, Wilson 999*


Sam Fritzinger 89, Tyler Stasko 95, Landen Rez 108, Noah Smargiassi 111, Nick Scott 117.


Ethan Haas 91, Matthew Glovas 103, Victor Hernandez 147, Robbie Lazanich 148.

Played at Morgan Hill, par 70.

*Did not field enough players to card five individual scores resulting in a score of 999.

No. Dame GP-Palmerton

Palmerton used a balanced effort en route to a 424-489 Colonial League win over Notre Dame of Green Pond.

Tyler Hager led five Bombers in the 80s with a team low 81.

The Crusaders’ Benjamin Ortwein carded medalist honors with an 80.

Palmerton 424, Notre Dame GP 489


Tyler Hager 81, Josh Suto 84, Connor Reinhard 86, Dominic Kintz 86, Logan Kresge 87 (Jacob Sutton 87).


Benjamin Ortwein 80, AJ Suraci 90, Robbie Wildman 104, Logan Caplette 104, Lucas Gaimes 111.

Played at Blue Shamrock, par 71.

ES South-Lehighton

East Stroudsburg South recorded a 406-412 non-league victory over Lehighton.

The Indians’ Jack Lorenz led all golfers with a match low 78.

ES South 406, Lehighton 412


Jack Lorenz 78, Aaron Miller 86, Kurtus Gustafson 122, Kyle Naft 126 (Tret Solt 126).


Haidyn Long 100, Paul Wildrick 100, Owen Bowers 102, Crew Bunn 104.

Played at Blue Shamrock, par 71.

Tamaqua-Mahanoy Area

Mahanoy Area posted a 379-426 non-league win over Tamaqua.

The Golden Bears’ Luke Matta carded medalist honors with a 90.

Nick Behr recorded a Blue Raiders’ low of 101.

Mahanoy Area 379, Tamaqua 426


Nick Behr 101, Megan Schoener 102, Brady Miller 109, Trent Schlecht 114.


Luke Matta 90, Noah Zilker 95, Will Conroy 97, Nick Milkita 97.

Played at Mountain Valley.


Pottsville-Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe breezed past Pottsville 7-0.

Christy McLean and Trista Gerhis both earned wins in singles’ play before teaming up for a doubles’ victory for the Olympians.

Jim Thorpe moves to 3-1 on the season.

Jim Thorpe 7, Pottsville 0


Christy McLean (JT) def. Avya Strauss 6-1, 6-2; Kaitlyn O’Neil (JT) def. Samara Major 3-6, 6-4, 10-5 (tiebreaker); Trista Gehris (JT) def. Brigid Kane 7-5, 6-2; Evelyn Flores (JT) def. Naomi Brode 6-2, 6-0; Gabby Nunez (JT) def. Briyanna Garmin 6-0, 6-2.


Christy McLean/Trista Gehris (JT) def. Kaylee Becker/Marlaina Ritchel 6-3, 6-1; Sophia Samoleski/Kaylinn Trine (JT) def. Katie Brennan/Shannon Strickland 6-2, 6-3.

Nazareth-Pleasant Valley

Nazareth swept Pleasant Valley 6-0 in an Eastern Pennsylvania Conference match.

After winning the first set, Rebecca Makrides fell in a tiebreaker playing at No. 3 singles for the Bears.

Nazareth 6, Pleasant Valley 0


Alyssa Landolfi (N) def. Riley Wagner 6-0, 6-2; Sarah Lazarchak (N) def. Hope Hoppe 6-1, 6-3; Hannah Olson (N) def. Rebecca Makrides 2-6, 6-4, 12-10 (tiebreaker).


Maggie Lefebvre/Olivia Nunamaker (N) def. JP Polak/Mikayla Santiago 6-0, 6-1; Danielle Szaro/Angie Mancavage (N) def. Julia DeYoung/Ehrin Frable 6-1, 6-4; Celseah Markulics/Becca Hahn (N) def. Shylah Healy/Samantha Zarate 6-0, 6-0.


Tamaqua fell to Hamburg by a 5-0 score on Saturday.

The Hawks (2-0) swept singles play, winning all three matches in straight sets while losing just one game.

The Raiders dropped to 0-2.

Hamburg 5, Tamaqua 0


Lauren Shebby (H) def. Jocelyn Rega 6-0, 6-0; Meredith Hans (H) def. Anjelika Bollentino 6-0, 6-0; Haley Gravish (H) def. Nami Choi 6-1, 6-0.


Sarah Kramer/Ali Gassert (H) def. Sabrina Pratt/Annika Stahler 6-1, 6-0; Faith Benson/Natalie Schappell (H) def. Lessile Antonino/Megan Oswald 6-2, 6-3.

Classified Ads

Event Calendar


February 2020


Upcoming Events

Twitter Feed