The Winery highschool ladies tennis staff capped an ideal 12-0 common season with a 4-1 win over the Whalers on Nantucket final Friday as they and the remainder of the highschool spring sports activities groups gear up for the playoffs.
After sweeping Barnstable 5-0 on the Cape final Wednesday, the Winery’s first and second singles gamers together with their two doubles groups took care of enterprise after the lengthy trek to Nantucket to finish their undefeated common season.
“It was a terrific common season, they did very properly and performed a pleasant match over on Nantucket,” mentioned ladies tennis head coach Invoice Rigali.
In first singles, Hunter Tomkins gained her match 6-1, 6-0 and second singles participant Cali Giglio bounced her opponent 6-0, 6-0. In doubles, Tessa Hammond and Andrea Morse gained first doubles 6-2, 7-5 and Paige Anderson and Evelyn Brewer gained second doubles 4-6, 6-1, 6-3.
With the highest spot of their division secured, the women will open the playoffs at dwelling later this week or the start of the next week.
“We’re excited to play within the playoffs,” Coach Rigali mentioned. “There will probably be loads of good groups in there so it ought to be a terrific match and whoever comes by means of as champion will probably be an excellent highschool staff.”
The boys tennis staff additionally took everlasting possession of the highest spot of their division final week with a 4-1 dwelling victory over Barnstable on Wednesday. The Winery boys swept the singles matches with Max Potter successful first singles 6-0, 6-0, Eric Reubens successful second singles 6-0, 6-0 and Jacob Riis successful third singles 7-6, 6-3. In doubles, Clyde Smith and Teagen Myers gained first doubles 6-2, 6-3 for the Winery.
The staff defeated Nantucket 4-1 to finish the common season. With a spotless 10-0 document and first place of their division locked up, the boys may also have a house playoff recreation both later this week or subsequent week.
The ladies lacrosse staff completed up their common season motion final week with their second win of the season towards Nauset on Tuesday. Ali Dyke, a sophomore who led the Vineyarders in targets this yr, scored 5 instances towards the Warriors as purple and white traveled dwelling with a 10-6 triumph. Nellie Lengthy additionally scored 3 times for the Winery as Caroline Kelleher and Elena Giordano rounded out the scoring with a objective apiece.
In boys lacrosse, the Vineyarders started the week with a 15-11 dwelling loss to Nauset final Tuesday and a 7-1 defeat in Falmouth final Thursday. On Friday, the boys turned it round with a hard-fought 11-6 win over Nantucket at dwelling. Zander Amaral and Eli Gundersen every scored hat methods to guide the Winery in scoring and Hunter Meader and Oliver Vigorous every netted two targets respectively. Aiden Marek had the opposite Winery objective as Graham Stearns made 16 saves in web. The boys end the common season towards Monomoy Monday afternoon earlier than starting the playoffs.
On Wednesday final week, the baseball staff gained an exciting 10-inning battle towards Barnstable 4-3 at dwelling on a Nick Cranston walk-off single. Cranston went 2-5 on the plate with two RBIs and Leo Neville pitched seven sturdy innings with 4 strikeouts, one earned run and went 1-3 on the plate with a run scored.
“Barnstable was an unimaginable recreation,” mentioned Winery head coach Kyle Crossland. “Leo has been wonderful this yr, he’s so constant and such a wise baseball participant. He is aware of easy methods to management the tempo of the sport.”
Coach Crossland mentioned one of many issues that doomed his staff the final time they performed Barnstable was their opponent’s potential to take advantage of weaknesses within the Winery’s protection with double steals. Of their second assembly, the coach mentioned Neville’s potential to regulate the sport was a key to their success.
“Leo actually did a terrific job maintaining runners near the bottom and checking them and it actually neutralized their base operating assault. I believe that was an enormous a part of us having the ability to beat these guys,” Coach Crossland mentioned.
The boys end their common season schedule with a house recreation towards Nantucket Tuesday. The primary pitch is ready for 1 p.m.