Thomaston edged No. 8 Northwest Catholic 1-0 in the opening round of the Class S field hockey tournament. The No. 9 Golden Bears scored the lone goal as time expired in the second half. Thomaston’s Jillian Donston found the back of the net and was assisted by Gabrielle Hurlbert. Northwest Catholic’s Gianna Mollnari made four saves. The Golden Bears’ Kelly Langevin had eight saves in the shutout. Northwest Catholic finished 10-6-0-1, Thomaston is 10-5-1-1.
No. 25 Northwestern 4, No. 8 Wilcox Tech 0 >> Northwestern got off to a good start in its Class M girls soccer title quest. The No. 25 Highlanders upset No. 8 Wilcox Tech 4-0 in the opening round of the tournament. Northwestern’s outshot the Indians 25-6 with Hannah Reola leading the way with two goals. Monica Swartley added a goal and assist while Erika Swartley had a goal in the victory. Wilcox Tech’s Samantha Simlar made 18 saves. Northwestern’s Gina Weingart made four saves in the shutout. Wilcox Tech finished 12-4-1, Northwestern is 7-7-3.
No. 18 Shepaug 8, No. 15 Capital Prep 0 >> Shepaug cruised past No. 15 Capital Prep in the opening round of the Class S tournament. The No. 18 Spartans were led by Madeline Gorra who recorded a hat trick and an assist in the victory. Samantha Patrick, Noeila Aguirre, Caroline Kelly, Avery Serra and Nadia Racz each scored a goal for Shepaug. Samantha Moravsky made six saves in the shutout.
No. 23 Wamogo 1, No. 10 Lyman Memorial 0 >> No. 23 Wamogo upset No. 10 Lyman Memorial in the first-round of the Class S tournament. The Warriors’ Bethany Edwards scored the lone goal and was assisted by Rose Kelly. Kya Young recorded a shut out.
No. 5 Nonnewaug 3, No. 28 Killingly 0 >> Christina Sordi led No. 5 Nonnewaug past No. 28 Killingly in the first round of the Class M tournament. Sordi recorded two goals and an assist for the Chiefs. Mae Yenter scored a goal in the victory. Killingly’s Devin Provost made 13 saves. Nonnewaug’s Sarah Schivera made six saves in the shutout. Nonnewaug is 13-2-2.
No. 25 Northwestern 4, No. 8 Wilcox Tech 0
(at Wilcox Tech)
NW 1 3—4
WT 0 0—0
Goals: NW—Hannah Reola 2, Monica Swartley, Erika Swartley. Assists: NW—M.Swartley, Addie Hester, Amanda Soltis, Miranda Tranquillo. Saves: NW—Gina Weingart 4; WT—Samantha Simlar 18.
Records: Northwestern 7-7-3; Wilcox Tech 12-4-1
No. 5 Nonnewaug 3, No. 28 Killingly 0
N 2 1—3
K 0 0—0
Goals: N—Mae Yenter, Christina Sordi 2. Assists: N—Sordi, Emily Wingard. Saves: N—Sarah Schivera 6; K—Devin Provost 13.
Records: Nonnewaug 13-2-2.
No. 18 Shepaug 8, No. 15 Capital Prep 0
(at Capital Prep)
Goals: S—Madeline Gorra 3, Samantha Patrick, Noeila Aguirre, Caroline Kelly, Avery Serra, Nadia Racz. Assists: S—Maisie Wanag, Gorra, Cassidy Borger 2, Aquirre. Saves: S—Samantha Moravsky 6.
No. 23 Wamogo 1, No. 10 Lyman Memorial 0
(at Lyman Memorial)
Goals: W—`Bethany Edwards. Assists: W—Rose Kelly.
No. 9 Thomaston 1, No. 8 Northwest Catholic 0
(at Northwest Catholic)
T 0 1—1
NWC 0 0—0
Goals: T—Jillian Donston. Assists: T—Gabrielle Hurlbert. Saves: T—Kelly Langevin 8; NWC—Gianna Mollnari 4.
Records: Thomaston 10-5-1-1; Northwest Catholic 10-6-0-1.