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Miners get tennis win on the road

Nevada Union’s boys tennis team travelled to Casa Roble and posted a 7-2 Capital Athletic League victory Tuesday.

In singles, NU’s Pete Weisberg and Alex Wolfe posted straight set victories in No. 2 and No. 3 singles, respectively. Teammates Patrick Sweigart (at No. 4) and Will Dayton (at No. 5) posted three-set victories.

NU’s Mark Claydon and Evan Brown posted a dramatic three-set victory that went to tiebreaker at No. 1 doubles over Casa’s Tyler Cone and Devin Rodgers, 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (7-5).

The No. 2 doubles team of Jeff Kerr and Dan Sellery, as well as the No. 3 doubles team of Nate Entreken and Tristan Netherby won their doubles matches in straight sets, to help NU improve its record to 3-1 overall, 1-1 in the CAL.

Bear River’s swim team splits in pool

Bear River’s girls team posted a narrow 85-82 victory over Rocklin, while Rocklin won the boys meet Tuesday at Rocklin High School, 121-42.

Bruins Julie Fry, Kellyn Loehr, Audra Woodward and Nicki Picchi combined to win the 200 medley relay with a time of 2:05.85. BR also won the 200 freestyle relay, with Picchi, April Saltenburger, Woodward and Loehr combining for a time of 1:54.93

Loerh won the 200 individual medley, while Woodward went on to win the 100 butterfly. April Saltenburger won the 200 freestyle for the Bruins with a time of 2:10.55. Bruin girls who took seconds included Taylor Drew (200 IM), Tameron Stuber (50 free), Loehr (100 free) and Saltenburger (500 free).

In the boys meet, Bruin Adam Sweet won the 200 IM with a time of 2:18.49.

In junior varsity action, Rocklin won 89-64.

FLC softball wins

Tracey Malone went 3-for-3 and Stephanie Tejada earned the win as Forest Lake Christian defeated Sacramento Adventist Tuesday, 5-3. Megan Paulk earned the save for FLC, which is now 2-0.

FLC soccer wins

Forest Lake Christian’s soccer team remained undefeated with a 6-1 victory over host Sacramento Waldorf, Tuesday.

FLC (7-0 overall, 3-0 league) was led by Katelyn Gilfillan, who had a hat trick. Renee Ginney added a pair of goals, and Emily Boddorf scored for the Falcons, who host Woodland Christian Thursday.

Bear River golf wins

Ben Honey and Travis Wright shared honors by shooting 36s at Lake in the Pines’ front-9 to lead Bear River past Roseville, 191-204.

Bruin teammates Steve Chan (37), Andy Polisso (40) and Ryan Heuseveldt (42) contributed to the win, which improved BR’s record to 4-3.

BR volleyball in three

Bear River’s volleyball team posted a 15-10, 15-9, 15-13 win over Oakmont Tuesday. Cory Pagano had 70 percent kill percentage, and Brad Green had four kills, three blocks.

NU baseball defeated

Evelio Fleitas hit his first home run of the year in NU’s 7-3 CAL loss to El Camino. The Miners are now 2-3 overall, 0-2 in the CAL.

Oakmont blanks BR softball

Bear River’s Christina Guerland had a double for Bear River’s lone hit in a 2-0 league loss to Oakmont Tuesday. Lindsey Berkowitz and Ashley Pruss both fired four strikeouts for Bear River (6-5 overall, 1-2 SFL).

FLC baseball nipped

Victory Christian’s run in the top of the sixth completed a 6-5 victory over Forest Lake Christian Tuesday. Mark Lockhart went 2-for-4, and Michael Weiss went 1-for-3 with two RBIs. Matt Boatman added a hit and an RBI for FLC, which is now 6-3 overall, 1-1 in league.

NU gets volleyball win in three

Sophomore Sam Corker and Mike Feagans had 22 assists apiece to lead Nevada Union’s volleyball team to a 15-9, 15-8, 15-12 victory over McClatchy.

NU (13-2 overall, 3-0 Metro) will host Hiram Johnson on Thursday night.

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