Roundup: Greenwich baseball remains undefeated
Updated 11:30 pm, Wednesday, April 11, 2012
The Greenwich baseball team won on the road at Ridgefield 3-2.
The Tigers had the tying run on third in the bottom of the seventh but left him stranded.
"He (Dunster) has been tough," Greenwich coach Mike Mora said. "He really has great movement on his pitches. Casey (Gaynor) pitched another great game."
Olmstead's hit came with two out in the third.
The Cardinals host Trinity Friday at 4 p.m.
No. 1 Dottie Jones won 7-6, 6-1, No. 2 Samnatha Berenblum 6-0, 6-0, No. 3 Madeline Lupone 6-0, 6-0 and No. 4 Julie Berenblum won 6-0, 6-0.
The Gators host Greens Farms Monday at 4:15 p.m.
Convent of the Sacred Heart 5, Choate 2: Sacred Heart won its opening match of the year on the road, picking up wins from No. 1 singles Krystyna Miles 1-6, 6-1, 6-3, No. 2 Nicole Fischer 6-4, 6-2, No. 3 Maddie Church 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 and No. 4 Corrie Gabaldon 6-2, 1-6, 6-3.
In doubles the Tigers picked up wins from the No. 2 team of Julie Randoplh and Claire Geithner 4-6, 6-1, 6-2.
"We are thrilled," Tigers coach Anne Fraser said. "Since it was our first match we had to get used to playing again."
Sacred Heart is at King Friday at 4:15 p.m.
Convent of the Sacred Heart fell to Taft 1ï»¿1/2 to 3ï»¿1/2 at the Fairview Country Club in its first match of the season.
No. 4 Alexa deAlessandrini won 2 up and the Tigers captain Giulia Campana tied on the ninth hole.
"It was great to be back out on the course," Tigers coach Karen Ann Panarella said. "It has been dry so the course played well and the greens were fast. For the first time out the played great, I am proud of how they played."
The Tigers are at Holy Child Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
Brunswick traveled to Taft and fell behind early before losing 9-6.
Brunswick trailed 5-2 at the half.
"They jumped all over us in the first half and we were a little sloppy," Brunswick coach David Bruce said. "We played much better in the second half but they were a good athletic team."
The Bruins host Salisbury Saturday at 3 p.m.
Greenwich beat Danbury 3-0 in boys volleyball.
For the Cardinals, John Beneville had 3 aces, 4 digs, 9 kills, 2 blocks, Dan Chudy had 5 aces, 8 digs, 12 kills and Jake Oe finished with 1 ace, 1 dig, 4 kills and 10 assists.
Greenwich is at Fairfield Co-op Friday at 5:30 p.m.
The Greenwich Academy sailing team defeated Hand 2-0 at Pettipaug Yacht Club in Essex.
"The breeze came and went," GA coach Carolyn Russell said. "It was shifty but we do better in light air."
GA takes on Stamford Thursday at Stamford Yacht Club.
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