Congratulations Cassidy Hicks, a senior from Hamilton High School, who defeated Molly Sandberg of Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit this past Saturday to become the 2014 State Girls Singles Tennis Champion. Cassidy won the championship in straight sets (6-3, 6-1). In the state tournament, Cassidy dominated her matches, never losing a set and only losing 18 total games while winning 48. Only one set went to 10 games. Alexa Abele, a junior from Sycamore High School, lost to Cassidy in the semi-finals, then won her consolation match to finish third.
On Saturday, at Voice of America Park in West Chester, Mason won the GMC Girls Cross Country Championship. Led by Maegan Murphy who was the medalist for the meet, Mason had a total team score of 25 for their top five finishers and all five finished in the top eight overall spots. Congratulations to the Mason Comets Girls Cross Country team.
In the Boys division, Lakota East brought home the top honors with a total score of 38. They were led by Freshman Dustin Horter who finished second behind Medalist Nick Grismer of Mason. All five scoring runners from Lakota East finished in the top 12 runners. Congratulations to the Lakota East Boys Cross Country team.
For a full listing of results, please go to finishtiming.com. Click on the GMC Cross Country Championships link on the right side of the page, then click on the Live Results link, also on the right side of the page.
Congratulations to all of the GMC teams and runners on a successful season and good luck in the march to the State Meet.
With the closing of Princeton Bowl, Princeton High School will have their home bowling matches at Gilmore Lanes.
The GMC Girl's Tennis Championships were held Saturday, 9/27 at Mason High School. Sycamore High School took home the top honors followed by Mason and Lakota East. The winner in the First Singles bracket was Cassidy Hicks from Hamilton. Second Singles winner was Maggie Skwara from Sycamore and the Third Singles winner was her teammate Leah Wallihan. Both doubles champions were from Sycamore as well with Jamie Pescovitz and Caroline Gao winning First Doubles, and Brianna Dooley and Sneha Rajagopal topping the Second Doubles division. Athlete of the Year was Emily Thomas from Princeton and Coach of the Year was Mike Teets of Sycamore.
Final results of the 2014 GMC Boys and Girls Golf Championships are in.
In the Boys Division contested 9/18 and 9/19 at Weatherwax Golf Course finished with Lakota East holding off Mason, who made a second day run at the championship, by a final score of 613 to 617. The Medalist in the boys division was Zack Tenerowicz from Lakota East firing a 145 (72-73) total and besting Scott Purvis of Mason who finished at 146 (72-74).
In the Girls Divison, also finishing at Weatherwax on 9/19, the Mason Comets outlasted Sycamore on the final day to retain the championship by a score of 641 - 643. Mason started the day with a five stroke lead over the Aviators who shot 317 on the second day to pull to within two strokes. The Medalist for the girls was Kellen Alsip from Sycamore shooting 151 (75-76) and topping Katie Tomassoni of Mason who shot 154 (79-75).
For a complete list of results, please visit baumspage.com and click the link for the GMC Golf Championships.
Congratulations to Lakota East and Mason on bringing home the first GMC titles of the 2014-15 school year.