Giribaldi’s second-half surge was the final spark in Andover’s rally from an early-game 11-2 deficit. He wasn’t the only Warrior to finally find the range as the Warriors made 12 of 23 attempts after intermission.
E.J. Perry IV chipped in with 14 points and five steals while Connor Merinder tallied 10 points for the winners.
Carver leads the way
Courtney Carver tallied victories in the beam (9.35) and floor exercise (9.3) and placed third in the all-around to help Andover down Central Catholic 142.55-137.85 last Saturday, Dec. 21. Jessie Livingston was second in the vault, bars, beam, floor and all-around for the Warriors.
Quercia pots two
Matt Quercia scored two goals to send Andover to a 6-2 win over Billerica last Monday, Dec. 23. Jack Wilkie, Andrew Sousa, Mark Campbell and Zack Walker scored a goal each and Pat Schena made 20 saves in the victory.
Despite a goal each for Sean Enright and Andrew Sousa, Andover lost to Acton-Boxboro 5-2 last Saturday, Dec. 21.
Warriors start fast
Jojo Olson and Haley Driscoll each scored a goal as Andover jumped out to a two-goal lead in the first and rolled to a 4-2 win over Chelmsford on Saturday, Dec. 21. Caroline Hughes and Veronica Alois each scored goals as well and Mikayla Panneton had two assists for the winners.
Despite 16 saves for Meagan Johnson, Andover lost to Austin Prep 2-0 last Monday, Dec. 23.