Local Sports Roundup: Results from Aug. 30
Weatherly and Palmerton earned golf victories in scholastic action on Thursday.
Jim Thorpe’s tennis team, meanwhile, remained undefeated with another win.
Weatherly recorded a 410-429 Schuylkill League victory over Marian.
The Colts’ Jacob Artz captured medalist honors with a 90.
Kevin Osifat posted a team-low 97 for the Wreckers.
Weatherly 410, Marian 429
Kevin Osifat 97, Ashton Gerhard 98, Ryan Fairchild 107, Jared Zaremba 108
Jacob Artz 90, Jonathan Grutza 109, Walter Pavlik 115, Emily Reaman 115
Played at Mountain Laurel Golf Club.
Bangor edged Northwestern, 412-414, in Colonial League action.
The Slaters’ Ethan Saxe earned medalist honors with a 75.
Luke Hallman carded a 78 to pace the Tigers.
Northwestern dropped to 2-4, while Bangor improved to 6-1.
Bangor 412, Northwestern 414
Luke Hallman 78, Joe Frey 81, Jake Dellicker 81, Cole Norman 86, Samuel Fatzinger 88.
Ethan Saxe 75, Jacob Shiner 81, Jayden Buist 84, F. Bacon 85, Sheldon Buist 87
Played at Olde Homestead, par 72.
Palmerton gained a one-stroke, 470-471 Colonial League victory over Saucon Valley.
The Bombers’ Derek Rea finished with a team-low 91.
Bradley Yeahl of Saucon earned medalist honors with an 88.
Palmerton jumped to 4-2 in the league, while the Panthers fall to 4-3.
Palmerton 470, Saucon Valley 471
Derek Rea 91, Logan Kresge 92, Mason Kistler 94, Jake Sutton 96, Josh Mooney 97
Bradley Yeahl 88, Colin Zavacky 94, Erik Smith 94, Anthony Bufanio 96, Emma Shelby 99.
Played at Silver Creek Country Club, par 72.
Pleasant Valley won all three doubles matches to pull out a 4-2 Eastern Pennsylvania Conference win over visiting Emmaus.
Two of the three doubles matches went to three sets, including one being decided in a tiebreaker.
The Bears also received a singles win from No. 2 player Riley Wagner.
Pleasant Valley 4, Emmaus 2
Shannon Stewart (E) def. Alyssa Wagner 6-1, 6-1; Riley Wagner (PV) def. Mia Columbus 6-4, 6-3; Jocilyn Chow (E) def. Rebecca Makrides 6-3, 6-1.
Grace Vento/Amelia Baker (PV) def. Kristen Heilenman/Ivory Grao 6-1, 5-7, 7-6 (9-7); Cambry Galler/Kelli Reagan (PV) def. Julia Marks/Abirami Chinnakaruppan 6-4, 6-4; Julia Polank/Kara Thourot (PV) def. Riley Stuckey/Alyssa Mugavers 6-2, 4-6, 7-5.
Jim Thorpe remained unbeaten with a 4-1 victory over Kutztown.
Christy McLean and Kaitlyn O’Neil posted wins in singles action for the Olympians.
Jim Thorpe improves to 6-0.
Jim Thorpe 4, Kutztown 1
Brianna Wedling (K) def. Leanne Van Essendelft 6-3, 6-2; Christy McLean (JT) def. Isabella Pizzelanti 6-4, 4-6, 10-3 tie-breaker; Kaitlyn O’Neil (JT) def. Elena Sewall 6-3, 6-0.
Evelyn Flores/Angelica Uzar (JT) def. Veronica Querio/Emma Keller 6-2, 6-1; Chloe Getz/Trista Gehris (JT) def. Sabrina Douglet/Lauren Clymer 7-6 (7-3), 6-2.
Pottsville captured two of the three singles matches played to help register a 3-2 victory over Tamaqua.
The Blue Raiders gained a singles win from No. 1 player Brooke Williams.
Pottsville 3, Tamaqua 2
Brooke Williams (T) def. Victoria Oswald 6-3, 6-1; Ayva Strauss (P) def. Lexi Breiner 6-1, 6-0; Samara Major (P) def. Miranda Chinchar 6-2, 6-3.
Lena Alexander/Brigid Kane (P) def. Annika Stahler/Jocelyn Rega 6-1, 7-5; Sabrina Pratt/Julliet Billig (T) def. Breyana Garman/Marlaina Ritschel 6-2, 1-6, (11-9).