FLC posts 7-0 soccer victory
Forest Lake Christian’s soccer team, led by three goals from Sam Van Winkle, posted a 7-0 win on the road versus Trinity Prep Tuesday.
With the non-league win, FLC improves to 8-3 overall.
The Falcons also had goals from Kalena Lorrain, Amanda Cedarloff, Jamie Moore and Andrea Lowe. Kelly Finney added two assists, and netminder Amber Harmen posted her third shutout of the season.
NU track wins
The boys and girls each won Wednesday’s triangular over El Camino and Davis at Nevada Union High School.
The boys swept the top three spots in the 100 meters, with Thor Juell edging out teammates Andrew Meyers and Steven Conrad for honors in 10.8. Conrad went on to win the 300-meter hurdles race.
Tom Hummel won the 1,600- and 3,200-meter races, while Michael Davies, Olin Davila and Kjell Davila went 1-2-3 in the triple jump. Chris Sheridan won the 400-meter race in 49.7 seconds, while Jake Clinton won the high jump with a leap of 6 feet.
The girls relay team of Lauren Zealear, Sarah Prout, Sara Heidelberger and Jessica Lorson won the 4×100 in 50.07. Prout won the 300-meter hurdles race, and went on to lead a 1-2-3 sweep of the 110 hurdles.
Lorson won the 200 meters in 26.62, while Heidelberger won the 100-meter dash in 13.2.
Megan Curtis, Molley Heck and Valdes went 1-2-3 in the discus, as both the boys and girls team remain unbeaten in meets this season.
Bruins ink links win
Steve Chan fired an even-par 36 to grab co-medalist honors as the Bear River boys golf team beat host Oakmont of Roseville 196-215 at Lincoln Hills G.C. Thursday.
Chan shared first place with Oakmont’s Dan Hoover.
Bear River’s Ben Honey and Ryan Ursiny each carded 39s. Ryan Hueseveldt and Tom Eisenhower were right behind at 41.
Roseville downs BR
The Bear River girls soccer team lost 4-0 to host Roseville on Thursday.
“There was a complete lack of concentration out there,” Lady Bruin (2-7-1 overall, 1-6-1 Sierra Foothill League) head coach Rick Holland said. “They were just ill-prepared mentally.”
Rocklin slips from Bruins’ grip
The Bear River softball team took control early, but couldn’t hold on in a 7-4 loss to host Rocklin Thursday.
Bear River (14-10 overall, 1-5 Sierra Foothill League) led 2-0 after the first inning, then 4-3 at the end of fourth, but gave up a four runs in the sixth to take the loss.
Christina Guerland turned in a peach on both sides of the ball according to Lady Bruin head coach Duane Zauner.
Along with solid defense from her shortstop position, the junior went 4-for-4 with a double.
Cassie Smith went 2-for-3 with a double and a team-high two RBIs. Michelle Mathis went 2-for-3 with an RBI.
Kristen Exline and Ashley Pruss, who got the loss, had a double each.
Doubles puts Bruins over the top
The Bear River boys tennis team swept the doubles competition en route to a 5-4 win at Oakmont of Roseville Thursday.
Bear River’s No.1 team of Nic Paolini and Andrew Tintle defeated Corky Davidson and Kyle Ebart 6-3, 6-4, the No.2 team of Kevin Davis and Benton White beat Josh Francis and Adam Dupovic 6-3, 6-2 and the No.3 team Andrew Paolini and Anthony Green won by default.
In singles, Bear River’s No. 1 Dan Moglen was defeated by Rodrigo Mori, 6-2, 6-3; No. 2 Chris Stafford lost to Felipe Arcile, 61-, 5-7, 7-5; No. 3 Wes Bollinger was defeated by Jason Davison 6-4, 6-1; No. 4 Matt Travers defeated Matt Dozier, 6-1, 2-6, 6-2; No.5 Marc Moglen was defeated by Vini Giodotti, 6-1, 2-6, 7-6 and No.6 Mike Lake beat Scott Hekily, 6-0, 6-4.
BR tracksters pick up individual wins
Bear River’s Shawn Lawrence and Chelsea Haverty snagged a pair of individual track and field wins each at Granite Bay Wednesday.
Lawrence won both the 3,200-meter run (10 minutes, 10.7 seconds) and the 1,600 (4:33.00) in the boys 113-25 loss.
Haverty took first both the long jump (15 feet, two inches) and high jump (4-6) in a 102-31 Lady Bruin loss.
In other girls action, Briana Thomas won the shot put with a throw of 33-2. Nellie Lira-Giammona took first in the 3,200 with a time of 12:56.00.
For the boys, Chris Kincannon won the shot put with a distance of 45-8.
The boys junior varsity lost 108-35. The jv girls dropped a to 2-1 in the Sierra Foothill League with a 52-51 loss.
Victory thumps FLC
The Forest Lake Christian softball team was knocked from the ranks of the Central Valley Christian League’s unbeaten with a 12-0 homefield loss to Victory Christian of Carmichael Thursday.
FLC tennis beat
The Forest Lake Christian coed tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision to host Vanden of Fairfield Thursday.
NU sinks Woodland
Spencer Westcott took medalist honors with shot an even par 36 as the Nevada Union boys golf team beat host Woodland 201-212 at Yolo Fliers C.C. Thursday.Pat Jorgensen (38) and Allen Tourtilott (41) also finished strong for the Miners (2-3 Capital Athletic League).
NU gets CAL win
The Nevada Union softball team broke into the Capitol Athletic League win column for the first time this season with a 23-4 mercy-rule shortened win over host Grant of Sacramento Thursday.
NU (7-14 overall, 1-4 CAL) tallied 14 hits to Grant’s two and and committed a pair of errors in the win.
Mia Machado went 2-for-5 with a double and a team-high three RBIs.
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