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May 7, 2013

Pentucket girls track team suffers 1st loss

Girls Track

Masconomet 88, Pentucket 57

Chase Marcotte and Ali Attenasio won two events each in the loss to Masconomet — Pentucket’s first defeat of the season. Marcotte won the long jump (15-11) and triple jump (31-9). Attenasio broke her own school record in the pole vault (10-3) and won the high hurdles (16.6). Ayeshah Malhi (discus, 94-9), Emma Marchant (2-mile, 12:23.2) and Marissa Porter (mile, 5:31.5) also won individual events for the Sachems (5-1).

Ipswich 98, Amesbury 47

Sarah Abraham (discus, 84-2), Amanda Martin (long jump, 15-6), Emily Martin (400-meter hurdles, 1:12.8) and Amesbury’s 4x100 relay team of Annie O’Leary, Nora Robinson, Amanda Martin and Megan Cullen placed first.

Boys Track

Masconomet 87, Pentucket 58

Ian Mitchell won the high jump (5-11) and triple jump (39-0) for the Sachems (4-2). Cooper Carifio won the long jump (17-9 1/2) and 100 (11.8). Tim Freiermuth (shot put, 47-11), Tom Funk (pole vault, 10-6) and Jake Baribeau (high hurdles, 16.5) also won individual events for Pentucket.

Amesbury 75, Ipswich 70

Perry Mroz (shot put, 49-0 1/2), Curran O’Connor (discus, 136-11), Jon Ellen (high jump, 5-4), Adam Elfiki (high hurdles, 16.1), Doug Masi (100-meter dash, 11.5), Pat Halloran (400-meter hurdles, 1:01.0), Bram Robinson (200, 24.7), Evan King (javelin, 150-0), and Amesbury’s 4x100 relay team of Keith Merchant, Robinson, Pat Foley and Masi placed first.

Boys Tennis

Triton 3, Ipswich 2

Travis Mihalchik (6-1, 6-4) and John DiDonato (3-6, 6-3, 6-4) won singles matches for Triton (4-6). Matt Faulkner and Henrik Jankowski (6-2, 6-3) won a doubles match.

Pentucket 3, Newburyport 2

For Pentucket (4-5), Nolan Bridgewater won at third singles (6-0, 6-0). Danny Ryan and Adam Chory won at first doubles (7-6, 4-6, 7-5). Logan Sherwood and Will Kopaciewicz won at second doubles (6-3, 4-6, 6-4). For Newburyport, Chris Kirkpatrick (6-0, 6-0) and Dan Orencole (7-5, 6-2) won singles matches.

Girls Tennis

Pentucket 5, Newburyport 0

Nicole Downey (6-1, 6-0), Rachel Darke (6-0, 6-1) and Boo Torrisi (6-1, 6-3) won singles matches for Pentucket (4-5). Beebe Jackson and Anna Quattrini won at first doubles (6-1, 6-1). Maddie Torrisi and Lindsey Karalias won at second doubles (6-4, 6-3).

Ipswich 4, Triton 1

Triton’s second doubles team of Clare Delaney and Eliza Mullen won 6-4, 6-2.

Amesbury 4, Rockport 1

Erika Landers (6-1, 6-2) and Madison Padgett (6-1, 6-1) had wins in singles play for Amesbury. Jill Hadwen and Olivia King won at first doubles (6-3, 6-0). Hayley Buonodono and Emily Myer won at second doubles (6-4, 6-1).

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