The Times Leader staff
LONGMEADOW, Mass. – The Wilkes women’s tennis team lost in the second round of the NCAA Tournament to top-ranked Amherst 5-0 on Saturday.
Wilkes sees its season end at 19-3 after the loss in the Colonels’ seventh consecutive trip to the NCAA championships.
Wilkes managed just one game in doubles competition, as the duo of Ally Kristofco and Anastasia English fell 8-1 at No. 2. Sue Ghosh posted a 6-0, 6-2 win over Katie Lynn at No. 2 singles and Zoe Pangalos took a straight set 6-0, 6-0 decision over English to seal the 5-0 victory.
MEN’S COLLEGE TENNIS Case Western 5, Wilkes 0
Wilkes lost to 14th ranked Case Western Reserve in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Gambier, Ohio.
Wilkes, making its sixth straight trip to the NCAAs, finished its season 16-4.
The Spartans took 24 of 26 games in doubles competition as the team of Brendon Blachowski and Clarke Freeman managed to take two games at No. 3 pairs for Wilkes.
Will Drougas posted a 6-0, 6-2 win at No. 2 singles over Alex Makos, and Derek Reinbold sealed the match with a straight set 6-0, 6-0 victory over Connor Peckham at No. 5.
H.S. BOYS LACROSSE Dallas 12, Lake-Lehman 3
Matt Ross led an otherwise balanced attack with four goals as the Mountaineers won.
Eight Dallas players finished with one goal, inclduing Mike Shutlock’s first career goal.
H.S. GIRLS LACROSSE Lake-Lehman 5, Pittston Area 4
Aleaha Blazick’s goal in the second half was the difference for the Black Knights in a game played Friday.
Blazick had two goals, while Alysa Adams, Mallory Wilson (one assist) and Courtney Thomas each added a goal for Lehman. Makenzie Borum made eight saves in the win.
Liz Mikitish had a hat trick for the Patriots and Haley Norevillo also scored for Pittston Area.