Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

May 1, 2014

Kabriel leads dramatic softball victory

The Andover Townsman

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Trailing by five runs heading into the seventh and final inning, Andover surged back for an 11-10 victory over Haverhill last Thursday. Brooke Kabriel drove home the game winner, her third hit of the day, and Tori Roche chipped in with three RBIs. Amy Stankiewicz added two hits and an RBI, Mimi Olney had two hits and a run and Allie Morgenstern notched two hits and scored twice for the winners.


Tori Roche recorded a hit, but Andover lost to Tewksbury 4-0 last Tuesday, April 22. Mimi Olney also had a hit for the Warriors.


Hernandez heats up

Gabriel Hernandez drove in four runs, including a three-run double, and scored two more to propel Andover to an 8-5 win over New Hampshire opponent Nashua North on Saturday. Alex Brickman had two hits and scored two runs, raising his average to .519 for the season, Jack Cox chipped in with two hits and an RBI and Colin Flynn added two hits of his own for the winners.


Alex Brickman was 2 for 4 with three RBIs and scored a run as Andover held off hard-charging Lawrence 7-6 last Tuesday. Tim Awiszus added two hits and one RBI, Colin Flynn was the winning pitcher and Reid Bryant earned the save.


E.J. Perry IV had two hits, drove in one run and scored another, but Andover fell to Lowell 3-2 last Thursday. Jack Cox added a hit and Tim Awiszus drove in a run for the Warriors.

Girls Lacrosse

Lenes, Gross keep scoring

Charlotte Lenes scored four goals and Courtney Grygiel tallied a hat trick to lead Andover to a 14-11 win over Wayland last Thursday. Weezie Gross added two goals and two assists and Katherine Geffken had 12 saves for the winners.


Weezie Gross scored five goals to pace Andover in a 13-7 victory over Reading last Wednesday, April 23. Courtney Grygiel and Jess Leone each scored two goals and Julia Manty had one goal and one assist for the winners.

Boys lacrosse

Lakos stays hot

Jake Lakos tallied three goals and two assists as Andover grabbed an early lead and held tough for a 7-6 win over Winchester on Saturday. Hunter Tyrrell, George Cardillo, Will Readon and Jesse Greaves each added a score for the winners.


John Oteri scored three goals and Will Reardon had three assists, but Andover fell to Concord-Carlisle 9-8 last Tuesday, April 22. Will Eikenberry added two scores for the Warriors.

Girls Tennis

Doubles leads the way

Laurie-Maude Chenard and Pooja Mukund fought for a 7-5, 5-7, 6-2 win at No. 1 doubles and Samantha Camilo rallied for a 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 victory at top singles as Andover edged Winchester 3-2 on Friday. Karena Yan added the other win, at No. 2 singles.


Dean brothers strike again

Alec Dean recorded 15 kills and brother Devin Dean had 24 digs as Andover bested rival Haverhill 25-20, 25-22, 21-25, 25-16 last Friday. Daniel Lee had 42 assists and Saga Kaul chipped in with 18 service points for the winners.


Despite 17 kills for Chase Webber, Andover fell just short to Lexington 14-25, 18-25, 25-18, 26-24, 15-12 last Thursday. Devin Dean added 18 service points for the Warriors.


Andover beat Methuen, coach E.J. Perry’s former team, 25-22, 25-17, 25-22 last Tuesday.