WASHINGTON >> Wamogo improved to 2-0-1 for the season behind a hat trick by Sam Jepsen in the Warriors’ 6-0 victory against Shepaug. Brian Leite, Kaique Coelho and Jason Marika each scored in the victory. Max Loomis made five saves. Shepaug’s Will Harris made five saves in the loss. Shepaug is 0-3.
Litchfield 2, Gilbert 1 >> Litchfield earned its first win of the season, defeating Gilbert. Cowboys’ Blaise Pope and Jack Donovan each scored a goal in the victory. Pope also had an assist. Gilbert’s Ivan Moreira scored the Yellowjackets’ lone goal and was assisted by Brian Albanesius. Gilbert’s Austin Stoke made 10 saves in the loss. Litchfield is 1-2, Gilbert is 0-1-2.
Northwestern 2, Terryville 1 >> Northwestern remained undefeated after taking down Terryville on a second half goal. The Highlanders’ Christian Royer provided the go-ahead goal with 19:32 remaining in the second half and was assisted by Michael Carter. Winter Thorne-Kaneulis scored as well. Terryville’s Brandon Rinaldi scored the lone goal for the Kangaroos. Terryville’s Ariel Battista made 10 saves in the loss. Northwestern is 3-0, Terryville is 1-1-1.
Goodwin Tech 4, Wolcott Tech 2 >> Wolcott Tech scored two goals in the second half but it was not enough to get past Goodwin Tech. The Wildcats’ Ty MacBurnie scored two unassisted goals. Goodwin Tech’s Kevin Leon scored two goals in the victory. Wolcott Tech goalies Mike Chiaravalloti and Mike Buyak combined to make five saves. Wolcott Tech is 1-2-0, Goodwin Tech is 3-0.
Housatonic 5, Litchfield 0 >> Housatonic shutout Litchfield at home. Housatonic’s Rebecca Grossman and Amelia O’Connor each scored two goals. O’Connor added two assists.
Nonnewaug 2, Northwestern 0 >> Nonnewaug edged Northwestern to earn its third victory of the season. Nonnewaug’s Shannara Bauer and Nikki Sales each scored a goal in the victory. Anna Drakeley and Clair Scherf had each added an assist. Northwestern’s Emma Beltrandi made 13 saves in the loss. Nonnewaug is 3-0, Northwestern 0-3.
Boys Cross Country
Abbott Tech 23, Wolcott Tech 34 >> In a very close race, Wolcott Tech came up short against Abbott Tech. Abbott Tech’s Larry Rodriguez finished first with a time of 20:26. Wolcott Tech’s Evan Gazso finished second with a time of 20:42. Abbott Tech is 2-0, Wolcott Tech is 0-2.
Northwestern 21, Litchfield 34; Northwestern 19, Terryville 40; Litchfield 20, Terryville 43 >> Northwestern picked up two victories in a three-team meet against Litchfield and Terryville. Northwestern’s Matt Mona finished first with a time of 17:22. Terryville’s Connor Levins placed second with a time of 17:43. Litchfield’s Conor Courtney placed fourth with a time of 18:17. Northwestern is 3-0, Litchfield is 1-2; Terryville is 0-4.
Lewis Mills 17, Shepaug 42; Shepaug 19, Gilbert 43 >> Lewis Mills remained undefeated after its victory in a three-team meet against Shepaug and Gilbert. Mills’ Jackson Morrow placed first with a time of 19:26. Shepaug’s Ed Wolfe placed fourth with a time of 19:45. Gilbert’s Alec Goulet placed sixth with a time of 20:29. Lewis Mills is 3-0, Shepaug is 2-1, Gilbert is 1-2.
Nonnewaug 25, Thomaston 30; Nonnewaug 15, Housatonic 44; Nonnewaug 15, Wamogo 45; Thomaston 15, Wamogo 50; Thomaston 15, Housatonic 49 >> Nonnewaug picked up three wins in a four-team meet with Thomaston, Wamogo and Housatonic. Vincent Pistritto placed first for Nonnewaug with a time of 16:42. Thomaston’s Luke McMahon placed second with a time of 17:12. Wamogo’s Stuart Abrahms placed 10th with a time of 19:09. Nonnewaug is 5-0, Thomaston is 2-1, Housatonic is 0-3, Wamogo is 0-3.
Girls Cross Country
Northwestern 20, Litchfield 36; Northwestern 15, Terryville 45; Litchfield 19, Terryville 36 >> Northwestern won two events in a three-team meet against Litchfield and Terryville. Northwestern’s Cheyenne Schumacher placed first with a time of 20:50. Litchfield’s Olivia Nordland placed fourth with a time of 22:37, Northwestern is 3-0, Litchfield is 2-1, Terryville is 0-4.
Lewis Mills 24, Shepaug 36 >> Lewis Mills edged Shepaug in a close race. Shepaug’s Clara Wolfe placed first with a time of 22:05. Lewis Mills’ Kristina Sullivan placed second with a time of 22:43. Gilbert’s Rachel Aiudi placed 11th with a time of 29:06. Lewis Mills is 2-1, Shepaug is 1-1.
Thomaston 20, Nonnewaug 35; Nonnewaug 17, Housatonic 38; Nonnewaug 16, Wamogo 45; Thomaston 16, Wamogo 46; Thomaston 16, Housatonic 45 >> Thomaston remained undefeated after picking up three wins in a four-team meet against Nonnewaug, Wamogo and Housatonic. Thomaston’s Sabrina Olson placed first with a time of 18:54. Nonnewaug’s Emmalee Levesque placed fifth with a time of 21:14. Wamogo’s Robin Carlson placed 10th with a time of 22:53. Thomaston is 3-0, Nonnewaug is 4-1, Wamogo is 0-3, Housatonic is 1-2.
Nonnewaug 3, Gilbert 1 >> Nonnewaug got off to a slow start but won three straight sets to defeat Gilbert. Nonnewaug won (19-25; 25-14; 25-17; 25-18). Gilbert was led by Amanda Root who had five kills, four aces and three digs. Nonnewaug’s Caroline Losure had five kills, four aces and two digs. Gilbert is 0-5, Nonnewaug is 1-2.
Northwestern 3, Housatonic 2 >> Northwestern improved to 2-0 for the season as they defeated Housatonic in five sets. Northwestern won (25-22; 20-25; 25-19; 23-25; 15-9). Northwestern was led by Taylor Fetzer who had 13 kills, 11 digs. Housatonic’s Heather Kearns had one ace, six kills, three digs and one block. Northwestern is 2-0, Housatonic is 0-2.