EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

October 3, 2013

Final Score

The Eagle-Tribune

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Davis Rogers scored in the 63rd minute with an assist from fellow Andoverite Seve Elkin to give Brooks a 1-0 win over Thayer. Matt Myers of North Andover (9 saves) posted the shutout.

Impressive win

Although both teams began the match with identical records, Haverhill swept Methuen in volleyball behind the 19 kills of Abigail Sonuga. Alexis Alestock came up with 15 digs and had a strong passing game for the Hillies (8-2).

Petto’s 18 saves

Andover dominated but Jacqui Petto was immense in net with 18 saves to carry North Andover to the stunning field hockey 0-0 tie. The Knights (4-5-2) got major defensive efforts from Emma Noga, Morgan Coakley, Danielle McAdam and Danielle Jillson. Weezie Gross starred for Andover (7-1-2).

Big numbers

Olivia Mathieu had 21 kills and Lexie Verrault had 46 digs as the Pinkerton volleyball team defeated Winnacunnet 3-1.

Jags in first

Windham vaulted past Milford into first place in Division 2 volleyball thanks to its 3-1 win over the Spartans. Talia Lombardo (11 kills) and Hannah Scott (12 service points, 22 digs) were the stars.

Bellemore shines

In a battle of two of the top golfers in the area, Haverhill sophomore Sean Bellemore shot a 36 to edge Andover’s Brett Krekorian as the Hillies clipped the Warriors 11 1/2 to 8 1/2.