High school roundup: Monument Mountain girls take lead in Berkshire North
CHESHIRE >> Zufan Bazzano scored twice to help the Monument Mountain girls soccer team take sole possession of first place in the Berkshire North with a 4-0 win over Hoosac Valley.
Aubrey Blanchard scored 29 seconds into the game for the Spartans (6-0-2, 4-0-1 North) while Bazzano scored twice in the second half. Gabby DeFelice also scored in the second frame for Monument.
Kailynne Frederick registered two saves for Hoosac Valley (5-2-1, 2-1-0).
M — Aubrey Blanchard (Allison Kinne), 0:29.
M — Zufan Bazzano (Micaela Bartlett), 47:00. M — Bazzano (Havana Larraz), 50:00. M — Gabby DeFelice (Lauren Kinne), 76:00.
Saves — M: Emily Rada 8. H: Kailynne Frederick 2.
MCCANN TECH 8, ST. MARY'S 1
NORTH ADAMS >> Aimee Dowling, Dana Canalas and Jordan Budaj each scored twice for McCann in its victory.
Julia Esoldi and Jayna Civello also scored for the Hornets (6-4, 6-2 Tri-County) while Dowling added two assists.
Allie Goodreau scored for St. Mary's.
M — Aimee Dowling (Reva Whitman). M — Dana Canalas (Dowling). M — Jayna Civello (Julia Esoldi).
M — Jordan Budaj (Civello). M — Budaj (Hannah Fuller). M — Esoldi (Dowling). M — Dowling (unassisted). M — Canalas (Whitman). SM — Allie Goodreau.
Saves — SM: Butler 9. M: Alanza Quinones 7, Ayrian Quinones 4.
MCCANN TECH 4, ST. JOSEPH 0
PITTSFIELD >> Ryan Charon scored twice in McCann Tech's win over St. Joseph.
Both of Charon's goals came in the first half. Steve Lemire also netted a goal in the first frame for the Hornets (3-3-2) while Javen Reinhardt scored in the second half. Goalkeeper Nico Moreno contributed two saves and registered the shutout for McCann.
For St. Joseph (0-6), Jack Perenick recorded 17 stops.
M — Ryan Charon (unassisted), 21:07. M — Steve Lemire (Josh Favre), 27:32. M — Charon (unassisted), 33:08.
M — Javen Reinhardt (James Dix), 52:26.
Saves — M: Nico Moreno 2. SJ — Jack Perenick 17.
LONGMEADOW 1, MOUNT GREYLOCK 0
WILLIAMSTOWN >> Samuel Freedman scored the game-winning goal in the 48th minute for Longmeadow against Mount Greylock.
The goal was scored off a scramble following a long throw by William Echeverria.
Sam Edge had five saves for the Mounties (5-2-1). Tomoaki Mitsuhashi recorded four saves for Longmeadow.
L — Samuel Freedman (unassisted), 48:00.
Saves — L: Tomoaki Mitsuhashi 4. M: Sam Edge 5.
POPE FRANCIS 1, LENOX 0
SPRINGFIELD >> Visiting Lenox fell to Pope Francis on Friday afternoon in Springfield.
With the loss, the Millionaires fall to 6-3-1 on the year.
TACONIC 3, MOUNT EVERETT 0
PITTSFIELD >> Jasmine Rodriguez had 10 kills and four aces for Taconic as the Braves beat Mount Everett. The scores were 25-17, 25-22, 25-20.
Roselyn Vega registered seven kills and three aces for the Braves (3-5, 3-4 Berkshire South) while Rachel Williams had 20 assists, seven aces, one dig and one kill.
For Mount Everett (1-8, 1-7), Ashley Edwards recorded five aces and two kills while Chandler DeGrenier had five assists, three digs and three aces. Kayla Krom had two aces, two digs and one kill.
PITTSFIELD 3, TANTASQUA 0
PITTSFIELD >> Anna Quinto had nine kills for Pittsfield in its win over Tantasqua. The scores were 25-21, 25-19, 25-23.
Nicole LaPierre contributed eight kills, three digs and two aces for the Generals (8-2) while Danielle LaBlanc registered six kills and three aces. Riley Nichols recorded 23 assists and eight digs for Pittsfield.
"We played a really good first game against Greylock and didn't play well the next two games," Pittsfield coach Brian Lawton said of his team's recent loss to the Mounties. "We had a really good practice yesterday and we beat a good team in Tantasqua."
MOUNT GREYLOCK 3, WESTFIELD 0
WILLIAMSTOWN >> Jenna Benzinger recorded 13 kills and four aces for Mount Greylock in its victory. The scores were 25-7, 25-20, 25-19.
Serena Chow had five aces, two kills and a dig for the Mounties while Maddie Albert registered four digs, three aces and two kills.
Mount Greylock is 7-2.
SMITH VOC. 3, ST. JOSEPH 1
PITTSFIELD >> Chaze Filippi had six digs and five aces for St. Joseph but the Crusaders fell to Smith Voc. The scores were 13-25, 25-21, 21-25, 24-26.
Sarah Squires contributed 10 digs and three kills for St. Joe (0-7) while Hannah Chrzanowski registered eight digs and three kills.
For Smith Voc., Cassidy Paradee recorded seven aces and three kills while Stephanie Start had six digs, three aces and one dig.
LENOX 3, WAHCONAH 2
LENOX >> Morgan Levesque had 38 assists for Lenox as the Millionaires outlasted Wahconah. The scores were 25-22, 25-27, 25-19, 22-25, 15-13.
Victoria Vittori registered eight kills and four assists for Lenox (7-2, 5-2 Berkshire South) while Bombee Lahart had seven kills and three digs. Anna Lynch contributed 24 digs and three aces while Kayanna Black had five kills and four blocks.
For Wahconah (7-3, 6-3 Berkshire North), Kristen Mange had 23 digs and two assists. Emma Parkington had 11 kills, 10 digs and 11 blocks. Kelsey LeFreniere added 12 kills, two digs and an ace for the Warriors.
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