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    Marian’s Jonathan Gurtza prepares to hit his tee shot on hole 10 at the Mahoning Valley Country Club during Tuesday’s match against North Schuylkill. BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS

Published August 29. 2018 03:10PM

The Jim Thorpe girls tennis and Northwestern golf teams picked up victories on Tuesday.


Jim Thorpe-MMI Prep

Jim Thorpe remained undefeated with a 4-1 non-league win over MMI Prep.

Christy McLean didn’t drop a game at No. 2 singles for the Olympians (4-0), while Kaitlyn O’Neil topped MMI’s Dominique Kline in a tiebreaker in the No. 3 singles match.

Jim Thorpe swept both doubles matches.

Jim Thorpe 4, MMI Prep 1



Katherine Pinto (MMI) def. LeanneVan Essendelft 6-2, 6-0; Christy McLean (JT) def. Lindsay Braunstey 6-0, 6-0; Kaitlyn O’Neil (JT) def. Dominque Kline 2-6, 6-0, 10-8.


Evelyn Flores/Angelica Uzar (JT) def. Emily Ankiewicz/Trene Attmiller 6-0, 6-0; Chloe Getz/Trista Gehris (JT) def. Emily Ryan/Viva Barrett 6-1, 6-0.


Hazleton won all three singles matches to gain a 3-2 victory over Tamaqua.

The Blue Raiders (0-4) received wins from the doubles teams of Annika Stahler and Jocelyn Rega, and Sabrina Pratt and Julliet Billig.

Hazleton 3, Tamaqua 3


Lily Nowak (H) def. Brooke Williams 6-1, 6-0; Alyssa Mazurek (H) def. Alexis Breiner 6-1, 6-1; Sophia Sebo (H) def. Miranda Chinchar 6-1, 6-2.


Annika Stahler/Jocelyn Rega (T) def. Maddie Terracino/Nina Zola 7-6, 6-7, (10-7); Sabrina Pratt/Julliet Billig def. Anjolina Hsiao/Alondra Segura 7-5, 6-2.


Notre Dame ES-Northwestern

Northwestern picked up a 439-531 non-league win over Notre Dame East Stroudsburg.

Jake Dellicker led the way for the Tigers with a 79, while Joe Frey carded an 81 and Luke Hallman finished with an 83.

Northwestern 439, Notre Dame ES 531


Jake Dellicker 79, Joe Frey 81, Luke Hallman 83, Gabby Smalley 96, Aiden Remaley 100.


William Miriams 78, Anthony Nostro 92, Jordan Smith 97, Brianna Brown 125, Noah Straub 139.

Blue Mountain-Lehighton

Blue Mountain posted a 335-471 Schuylkill League Division I victory over Lehighton.

Connor Gherghel earned medalist honors for the Eagles with a 77. Kevin DiLorenzo wasn’t far behind, finishing with an 80.

Jack Lorenz led the Indians with a 98.

Blue Mountain 335, Lehighton 471


Connor Gherghel 77, Kevin DiLorenzo 80, Sophie Orsulak 89, Derrick Yuengling 89.


Jack Lorenz 98, Stephen Heery 115, Luke David 124, Josh Gandy 134.

Match played at Mahoning Valley Country Club.


With the score deadlocked at 368-368 after regulation, Lourdes edged Tamaqua on the third playoff hole for a Schuylkill League Division I win.

Thomas Shultz fired an 82 to help Lourdes stay unbeaten.

Tyler Disbrow had an 86 for the Raiders, while Nate Shellhammer finished with an 87.

Lourdes 368, Tamaqua 368*


Thomas Shultz 82, Ryan Ciocco 89, Garrett Timco 95, Brock Evert 102.


Tyler Disbrow 86, Nate Shellhamer 87, Tavio Agosti 90, Bill Shilko 105.

Match played at Mountain Valley Golf Course.

* - Lourdes won in playoff.

Pottsville-Jim Thorpe

Pottsville rolled to a 376-452 victory over Jim Thorpe in a Schuylkill League Division I match.

Noah Fredericks led the way for the Tide with an 82.

Carter Wolfe posted a 98 for the Olympians (0-6).

Pottsville 376, Jim Thorpe 452


Noah Fredericks 82, Pete Zwiebel 94, Bernie Guzick 100, Dominick Chiccino 100.


Carter Wolfe 98, Jacob Schwartz 100, Hunter Buskirk 116, Ed Weaver 138.

Match played at Jack Frost National Golf Club.

N. Schuylkill-Marian

Marian posted a 450-453 Schuylkill League victory over North Schuylkill.

Jacob Artz finished with a 100 to lead the Colts (4-1; 4-0).

Marian 450, North Schuylkill 453


Brandon Lucas 106, Kris Wolfe 107, Matt Chester 118, Mike Reilley 122.


Jacob Artz 100, Jonathan Gurtza 101, Alex Kokosky 118, Walter Pavlik 131.

Match played at Mahoning Valley Country Club.

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