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May 7, 2014

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Boys Lacrosse

Triton 16, Lynnfield 13

Triton had a huge come-from-behind win to beat Lynnfield yesterday, erasing a 7-3 halftime deficit to win 16-13. Larry Cuddy had 5 goals and 4 assists for the Vikings, Justin Spillane had 4 goals and 1 assist, Will McCaffrey had 3 goals and 2 assists, and goaltender Nolan Smith had 14 saves. Triton is now 6-6 on the year and will head to Pentucket on Friday at 3:45 p.m.

Newburyport 16, Georgetown 10

The Clippers improved to 9-1 on the season with a big 16-10 win over Georgetown. Newburyport led the game 8-6 at halftime and closed out strong to preserve the win. Newburyport will now face Danvers on the road tomorrow at 4 p.m.

Boys Tennis

Pentucket 5, Hamilton-Wenham 0

Connor Aulson won at first singles 6-4, 7-5, Jack Donahue won 6-1, 6-3 at second singles, and Lucas Chory won 6-3, 6-4 at third singles. The team of Adam Chory and Logan Sherwood won 6-2, 6-4 at first doubles, and at second doubles, Andrew Dickinson and Will Koepacwicz won 6-2, 6-4. Pentucket is now 8-2, which qualifies the Sachems for the postseason, and they will be back in action today against North Reading at home. The match will begin at 3:30 p.m.

Newburyport 4, Amesbury 1 (Monday)

Newburyport’s Chris Kirkpatrick won again to remain unbeaten on the year, beating Nick Heitman 6-0, 6-0. The Clippers won second singles as well, with James Kipp beating Josh Eby 6-3, 6-1. Jake Shactman came back against Naill DiFazio to win third singles 3-6, 6-1, 6-2. Newburyport’s first doubles team of Sebastien Basson and Ryan Gabriel lost to Austin and Cooper Wigglesworth 6-2, 6-2. Newburyport’s team of Peter Blangiardi and Nick Cutrone won at second doubles 6-2, 4-6, 6-1, beating Amesbury’s John Gadbois and Nate Masi.

Girls Tennis

North Reading 3, Triton 2 (Monday)

Kaley Towns continued her winning streak with a win against North Reading on Monday, 7-6, 2-6, 6-1. Second doubles also won for the Vikings, as Eliza Mullen and Grace Williams played to a 6-2, 6-4 victory.

The Vikings are now 5-3 on the season.

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