Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

April 25, 2013

Deloury grand slam leads big baseball win

By David Willis
Staff writer

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Andrew Deloury smashed a second-inning grand slam, and scored two more runs to pace Andover in a 13-3 drubbing of Methuen on Monday. Tim Awiszus added two doubles and three RBIs, Nathaniel Giammasi also drove in three runs, Cam Farnham chipped in with three hits and Frank Potts plated two runs for the winners.


Sam Bennett came up huge, allowing just three hits and not walking a batter in a complete-game effort to lead Andover to a 7-0 victory over Newton North on Saturday. Cam Farnham continued to swing a big bat with three hits, including a triple, and scored twice and Jack Cox added two hits for the winners.


Cam Farnham was 3 for 4 with an RBI and a run scored as Andover rallied for two runs in the sixth to beat Dracut 5-4 last Tuesday. Tim Awiszus added two hits and Alex Brickman scored one run and drove in another for the winners.


Despite two hits for Nathaniel Giammasi, Andover fell to Haverhill 4-1 last Wednesday. Jack Cox also had a hit for the Warriors.

Boys track

Relay takes victory

Mike Maldari, Robert Perry, Demetrius Kostakis and Max Galat team to win the 4x800 in 8:29.54 to lead Andover at the Nashua North Invitational on Saturday. Hamza Naveed earned the Golden Warriors’ other victory, taking the 400 in 51.56, and Joe Vetere was third in the pole vault with an 11-0.

Girls track

Soucy leads the way

Micaela Soucy was second in the 100 in 13.20 and teamed with Rachel Annino, Natalie Wagner and Sydney Gillis to win the 4x100 in 51.81 to pace Andover at the Nashua North Invitational on Saturday. Lizzie Kobelski was third in the 100 hurdles (16.70), Abbie Pustis was fourth in the 200 (27.73) and Sarah Rothmann won the freshman-sophomore mike (5:26.86) for the Warriors.

Boys tennis

Padykula battles for victory

Arun Padykula fought for a 6-2, 7-5 victory at No. 1 singles to lead Andover to a 5-0 win over Chelmsford on Monday. Drew Rooks added a 6-0, 6-1 win at No. 2 singles and Sebastian Boulas won No. 3 singles 6-0, 6-0 for the Warriors.

Girls tennis

Holzman, Warriors keep rolling

Rachel Holzman battled for a 6-2, 6-3 win at No. 2 singles to help Andover beat Chelmsford 5-0 on Monday. Pooja Mukund and Karena Yan took No. 1 doubles 6-0, 6-1 and Annie Garvin and Laurie-Maude Chenard won No. 2 doubles 6-4, 6-1.

Boys Volleyball

Dean stars

Despite eight kills and 18 service points for Alec Dean, Andover lost to Chemsford 27-29, 25-20, 25-12, 25-17 on Monday. Jared Goldstein had nine blocks and Kyle Surehan added 13 digs and four aces for the Warriors.


Eddie Powers notched nine kills and nine service points, but Andover fell to New Bedford Tech 25-20, 28-26, 25-23 last Tuesday. Alec Dean chipped in with six kills and T.J. Norton had 16 assists for the Golden Warriors.


Kabriel shines

Brooke Kabriel had two doubles and four RBIs for Andover, which rallied for three runs in the bottom of the seventh but fell just short in an 8-7 loss to Chelmsford last Tuesday. Paige Hartnett added three hits and Eugenie Moffitt scored twice for the winners.


Leadoff hitter Paige Hartnett had two hits and scored a run, but Andover lost to Methuen 7-2 on Monday. Eugenie Moffitt and Meaghan Leary each had a hit and drove in a run for the Warriors.


Andover managed one hit, off the bat of Brooke Kabriel, as the Golden Warriors lost to Dracut 12-0 on Friday.