PREP ROUNDUP: Bear River girls win PVL golf title
The Bear River girls golf team wrapped up a perfect league season Monday after winning the final Pioneer Valley League tourney of the year.
Playing at the par 74 Diamond Oaks Golf Course, the Lady Bruins beat out Placer by nine strokes to claim the league title. As a team the Lady Bruins tallied a score of 431, Placer followed with 440, Lincoln was next with 466, Colfax took fourth at 474 and Center was last at 557.
Placer sophomore Natalie Pietromonaco was the day’s medalist finishing with a 68.
Bear River was led by freshmen Hannah Prosser with a 72, Kalei Owen with an 81, Bella Betula with a 91, Madison Templeton with a 92, Serenity Edwards with a 95 and Shay Poteet with a 96.
Next up for the Lady Bruins is the Sac-Joaquin Section D-IV playoffs held at Sierra View Country Club in Roseville Monday.
Bear River 3, Center 0
The Lady Bruins volleyball team continued its impressive run through the PVL, beating Center in straight sets, 25-19, 25-18, 25-15, to improve to 7-0 in league play.
Bear River was led by Kaely Rath with 13 kills and Alex Staples with seven kills and four blocks. Brooke Hajweski added four aces and led the team with 13 digs. Savannah Wirth led the team with 15 assists and Melanie Jenkins added 10 assists.
Next up for the Lady Bruins (33-3, 7-0 PVL) is a road match at Lincoln today.
The Nevada Union tennis team met with Woodcreek Monday after a week off for fall break.
At No. 1 singles, NU’s Stacie Bernasconi lost her match in straight sets as did Maca Cortina at the No. 2 spot. Laurel Evans took the court in the No. 3 singles spot and lost to her opponent 6-3, 6-2. Jenna Melton and Abi McLeran both lost in two sets at the No. 4 and No. 5 singles spots respectively. At No. 6 singles Madelyn Roberts made a good effort but lost 6-4, 6-2.
Jessie Cockcroft and Maddy Evans came very close, but ended up losing 6-3, 7-6 at No. 1 doubles. The No. 2 doubles position played by Lisa Woodward and Megan Kennedy went all the way to a third set tiebreaker before losing their match. Alexandra Whittle and Nicole Cockcroft won their match at No. 3 doubles with a straight set 6-4, 6-3 win. In exhibition doubles Brenna Chargin and Monica Kittle won their match 8-6.
Coaches may submit game reports by email at email@example.com or by phone at 530-477-4232.
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