Local roundup: Nease beats St. Augustine 7-1 in baseball; Creekside edges Paxon in softball

BASEBALL

 

NEASE 7

ST. AUGUSTINE 1

Nease (9-5) beat St. Augustine (6-8) 7-1 Wednesday for the second night in a row. Eric Linder allowed one hit, struck out eight and walked one in six innings to improve to 4-2. Cody Sheider pitched the seventh. The host Panthers managed just three hits but moved runners along with sacrifice bunts and steals while taking advantage of two St. Augustine errors and a wild pitch.

BOYS LACROSSE

BOLLES 14

ST. AUGUSTINE 9

Mitch Kaban had 11 saves for St. Augustine in Wednesday’s loss on the road. Jacob Jones scored three goals for the Yellow Jackets, while Clay Shaw had two. Taylor Welu, Nik Lawlor, Daniel Peterson and Jordan King scored one goal apiece for the Jackets (10-4), who host Fletcher at 7 p.m. Friday on senior night.

SOFTBALL

CREEKSIDE 4

PAXON 3

Amanda Haltiwanger continued her hot hitting , finishing 3 for 4. Mallorie Sykes improved to 4-1 on the season after pitching four scoreless innings and holding Paxon to two hits, while striking out three and walking one. Creekside improved to 9-2, while Paxon fell to 11-4.

GIRLS TENNIS

ST. AUGUSTINE 5

SEABREEZE 2

Cynthia Kaman (No. 1), Lexi Flanary (No. 3), Caroline Woolfolk (No. 4) and Elena Barrera (No. 5) all won their singles matches at Daytona Beach Seabreeze. Kaman and Megan Quinney won at No. 1 doubles. The Yellow Jackets (8-4) host Fleming Island on April 4.

BOYS TENNIS

BARTRAM TRAIL 5

BOLLES 2

Bartram Trail improved to 13-0 with a win at Bolles. Brandon and Brian Pham won at Nos. 1 and 2 singles respectively, while Michael Guyot (No. 4) and Chad Thomas (No. 5) also won their singles matches. The Pham brothers lost just one game in two sets in winning No. 1 doubles.

BOYS TENNIS

Bartram Trail 5, Bolles 2

Singles: 1. Brandon Pham (BT) d. Morgan (B) 6-1, 6-2; 2. Brian Pham (BT) d. Culver (B) 6-0, 6-4; 3. Bruce (B) d. Welch (BT) 4-6, 7-5 (14-12); 4. Guyot (BT) d. Sievert (B) 6-4,6-3; 5. Thomas (BT) d. Gilliam (B) 7-5,6-3. Doubles: 1. Pham-Pham (BT) d. Bruce-Morgan (B) 6-0,6-1; 2. Culver- Sievert(B) d. Thomas-Welch (BT) 6-4,6-2. Record: Bartram Trail 13-0.

LATE TUESDAY

BASEBALL

NEASE 7

ST. AUGUSTINE 1

Leighton Alley improved to 3-0 in Nease’s win at St. Augustine. Alley allowed one run and struck out six in six innings. Nico Mueckay pitched a scoreless seventh. Collin Garner had a triple, two runs scored and an RBI for the Panthers (8-5), while Chris Eichorn had two hits, two RBIs and scored a run. Kyle Huber and Jacob Allsup hit doubles for Nease. Liam Dillinger doubled for the Yellow Jackets (6-7).

BOYS LACROSSE

MENENDEZ 17

STANTON 2

Logan Miller and Robert Randazzo scored five goals apiece and Garrett Stanford scored three goals to lead Menendez over Stanton Prep.

GIRLS LACROSSE

BARTRAM TRAIL 21

FLETCHER 1

Karli Vockell led Bartram Trail with six goals and three assists in the Bears’ home victory. Eight other Bartram players scored: Mya Watson (four goals), Nicole Leonard (three goals, one assist), Kelley Payne (two goals, one assist), Brooke Lahmann (two goals), Maddy Campbell (one goal, two assists), Jasmine Lorenzo (one goal, two assists), Grace Tybor (one goal, one assist), and Noelle Heggblod (one goal, one assist). Campbell and Tybor combined for 15 draw controls. Kaeleigh McDaniel recorded two saves.

 

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