Pinelands Clinches Second in Boys Tennis County Tournament



Big Deal: Pinelands senior Josh Kline achieved the second-singles last of the Ocean County Event in excess of the weekend, as the Wildcats completed with 29 details to end second general. (Image by David Biggy)
All in all, the Pinelands Regional boys tennis team experienced a pair of strong initiatives in two unique tournaments last 7 days. To start with, the Wildcats arrived at the quarterfinals of the Shore Convention Tournament before becoming bounced, and more than the weekend they ended up 2nd driving Toms River North in the Ocean County Match.
In the OCT, which concluded May perhaps 16, Pinelands shipped two singles players and equally doubles teams to championship matches and all finished as runners-up, as the Wildcats finished with 29 points, just six powering the Mariners, who gained their third straight county title.
At second singles, Josh Kline fell brief versus TRN’s Vansh Kumar, 1-6, 2-6, even though Adam Grelak dropped a 1-6, -6 contest to North’s Aryan Kumar at third singles. In the initially doubles ultimate, the North duo of Josh Cocanower and Ishan Shah managed a 7-5, 6-1 victory in excess of Dan McCarthy and Mike Staino, while the Mariners’ Josh Menak and Sivar Shah knocked off Carter Mathis and James Cahill, 6-2, 7-5.
In the course of SCT play previously in the week, the seventh-seeded Wildcats (14-1) rolled past 10th-seeded Southern in the second round, then ran into next-seeded Ranney and sustained their 1st reduction of the year, 4-1. While all 3 singles gamers and the to start with doubles crew dropped in straight sets, Mathis and Cahill scored a enormous victory in opposition to Reed Hall and Brandon Sobel, winning the very first set, 6-4, just before dropping the 2nd set, 2-6, only to rebound with a 10-6 3rd established.
In the next round towards the Rams, Delbury acquired by Logan Van Liew, 5-7, 6-2, 6-2, whilst Kline defeated Angelo Palombini, 6-1, 6-1, and Grelak cruised previous Ryan Leavitt, 6-2, 6-3. McCarthy and Staino defeated Sean Kahl and Simon Schriever, 6-3, 6-2, and Cahill and Mathis shut out the sweep with a 6-2, 6-1 gain above Bryan Kahl and Dan Materazzi, who managed to spot 3rd in the county event times later on, as Southern completed fourth total.
The Rams easily innovative in the SCT by scorching Toms River South, 5-, in the first round. Van Liew gained at initially singles, 6-2, 6-1, while Palombini received his next-singles contest, 6-, 6-, and Patrick Gaffney scored a 6-, 6-1 gain at third singles. Schriever and Sean Kahl gained, 6-4, 6-1, at very first doubles, and Materazzi and Bryan Kahl cruised to a 6-, 6- shutout at 2nd doubles.
Barnegat Ladies Lacrosse Crew
Increases to 10-1
The Barnegat ladies lacrosse group experienced been smashing teams the previous many weeks. But on Monday, May 17, the Bengals ran into Shore Convention Course B South rival Point Enjoyable Borough – also identified as the crew constantly standing in the way at the best of the standings the earlier couple of yrs.
Not anymore. The Bengals erased a a single-aim, halftime deficit by scoring five moments in the course of the next fifty percent and edged the Panthers, 9-8, for their ninth straight victory as they improved to 10-1 on the year. Goaltender Ashley Sojak created 16 will save to assist continue to keep the Panthers from squeezing out a probable win. In the meantime, Savia Singh scored a hat trick and extra an support, while Ashley Pringle and Alexis Jackson each and every scored 2 times, and Calli Dunn and Erin Breyta extra the other two ambitions. Paige Menegus and Alyson Sojak each and every gave out helps.
A few times earlier on Could 13, the Bengals routed Donovan Catholic, 16-3, as Pringle hit the back again of the web 6 occasions and dished out five helps to guide the way. Jackson, Dunn and Singh each fired in a trio of plans and gave out two helps, when Alyson Sojak scored the moment and contributed an guide to the onslaught.
On May well 10, Barnegat commenced the 7 days with a solid, 10-7, gain about Monroe (9-2). Tied at the fifty percent, 5-5, the Bengals scored five occasions in the 2nd 50 percent for the victory. Jackson led the offensive demand with 4 goals and two assists, whilst Dunn and Singh each and every scored two times and assisted on a goal, and Alyson Sojak managed a objective and two helps. Ashley Sojak tallied 12 will save for the get in purpose.
Southern Ladies Lacrosse Crew
Wins Five Straight
Next its next decline of the year on May well 1, the Southern Regional ladies lacrosse squad has reeled off 5 straight victories – the newest of all those 3 being a 12-6 acquire above Central Regional on Might 14, a 17-1 bruising of Brick on Could 13, and a 17-3 drubbing of Pinelands on May 11.
From Central, the Rams (9-2) scored 9 situations in the to start with half to acquire command and cruised from there, as Casey McBride scored a few times and handed out a few assists, Sophia Cooney fired in a few goals, and Deirdre Jones delivered a pair of ambitions and trio of helps. Kacey Kubarewicz also tossed in a pair of targets, and Rylee Johnson scored as soon as and gave out two assists.
All through the get over Brick, Johnson tallied 6 targets and an support, even though Cooney threw in 4 objectives and gave away three assists, and McBride scored twice and included three helps. Jones contributed two objectives and Kubarewicz scored as soon as and assisted on three targets. In opposition to the Wildcats to start out the 7 days, Johnson scored six situations and assisted on two ambitions to lead the way, though McBride hit the again of the internet twice and gave out six assists, and Kubarewicz racked up two goals and 4 helps. Cooney also scored a few times.
Barnegat Boys Lacrosse Squad
Has Reliable 7 days
Following a 6-1 start to the season, the Barnegat boys lacrosse team had a bunch of reliable initiatives final week, profitable four of the team’s 5 contests to improve to 9-2 on the time.
The most recent of these triumphs transpired May 17, when the Bengals bounced non-conference foe Center Township, 13-6. In a 17-5 rout from Lower Cape May well on May perhaps 14, the Bengals have been led by Tyler Quinn and John Porcelli, who every single scored 4 situations, and Aidan Reiser, who additional 3 ambitions and two assists. Jerry Weir contributed a pair of ambitions, and Kurt Bonin, James Corliss, Robert Sawicki and Will Corliss every scored at the time. Lucas Holland manufactured eight will save in objective.
For the duration of a 10-6 win in excess of Issue Enjoyable Borough, James Corliss led the offensive demand with 4 goals, although Quinn fired in a few objectives and gave out an assist, and Reiser and Porcelli each and every managed a target and assist to support out. To commence the 7 days, Barnegat edged Brick Memorial, 10-9, as Weir led the way with a few targets, Quinn and Reiser just about every scored twice, and James Corliss, Porcelli and Will Corliss just about every extra a purpose. Goalie Brian Corliss stopped 12 photographs from heading into the intention.
David Biggy
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