Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


May 2, 2013

Dean, Doherty lead volleyball to thrilling win


Justin Brosnan notched three goals and Sean Carroll scored two goals and assisted on two others as Andover rolled past Lowell 15-2 last Tuesday. John Oteri and Jack Wilkie each added a pair of goals and Andrew Eriksen had one goal and two assists for the winners.



Julia Alagero and Laurie-Maude Chenard battled for a 6-4, 1-6, 6-0 win at No. 1 doubles to help Andover beat Westford Academy 5-0 on Monday. Pooja Mukund and Karena Yan took No. 2 singles 6-2, 6-4.


Jackie Drew and Karena Yan needed every point to win a 7-7 (8-6), 2-6, 10-7 marathon at No. 1 doubles to help Andover top Methuen 5-0 on Friday. Sydney Ferry added a 6-2, 6-4 win at No. 3 singles and Rachel Holzman win top singles 6-0, 6-2.


Paige Webster swept No. 3 singles 6-0, 6-0 and Julia Alagero and Laurie-Maude Chenard took No. 1 doubles 6-2, 6-0 as Andover beat Haverhill 5-0 last Wednesday. Michaela Comeford and Sydney Ferry took No. 2 doubles 6-1, 6-1 for the winners.


Football stars shine

Football captain Adam Ladd won the discus with a 113-4 and fellow football star Mark Zavrl took the shot put (45-10) and javelin (157-11) as Andover beat Haverhill 78-58 last Wednesday. Andrew Matteucci took first in the 110 hurdles, Sebastian Silveira won the 400 and Sean Caveney took the 400 hurdles for the Warriors.


Putsis wins two events

Abbie Putsis won the 400 (62.3) and 200 (27.4) to lead Andover to a 103-33 drubbing of Haverhill last Wednesday. Catherine Haut returned from injury to win the triple jump, Hannah Chapman took the long jump and Abbie Taylor finished the jumping sweep by winning the high jump.


Rooks fights back

Drew Rooks battled head and exhaustion to close out a match that lasted over two hours 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 and help give Andover a 4-1 win over Burlington last Thursday. Sebastian Boulas and Kellen McAuliffe took a 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 win at No. 1 doubles and Samir Sangal and Aaron Edelman took a 7-6 (7-4), 7-5 win at No. 2 doubles.

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