The Saugus softball team kept its state tournament hopes alive with a 1-0 win over Salem Wednesday night. Caitlyn Wood logged 13 strikeouts in a complete-game shutout.
Ashley Shaw went 1-for-3 and scored the game’s lone run in the second inning. Brittney Sudanowicz and DJ Munafo each went 1-for-3.
The Sachems (7-8) visit Waltham today (4).
“The margin of error is slim,” Sachems coach Steve Almquist said. “Every game now is crucial. Hopefully we have a little streak going and we can keep it going against Waltham. It’ll be another tough game.”
Danvers 6, Swampscott 2
Katie Watts went 2-for-3 with one run and one RBI. Pitcher Caleigh Hopkins threw six innings and allowed four earned runs on five hits. Swampscott (4-10) hosts Peabody Wednesday.
Gloucester 7, Peabody 0
The Tanners generated four hits in their first loss. Pitcher Tianna Dawe allowed four earned runs and fanned three in six innings.
Peabody (13-1) hosts Medford Friday (4).
“We had a good winning streak going,” Tanners coach Butch Melanaphy said. “It’s tough to go undefeated in any league. We’ll forget about it and start again on Friday.”
Fenwick 16, Matignon 3
Fenwick 4, Matignon 2
Pitcher Nicole Modica won the first game, allowing two earned runs. Modica went 3-for-3 with four runs and one RBI. Courtney Norton went 4-for-4 with a solo home run two runs and two RBI. Fran Wythe went 4-for-4 with three RBI. Pitcher Natalie Medros won the second game, allowing one earned run. Medros went 2-for-4 with one RBI. Tessa Palermo was 2-for-4 with two runs scored and one RBI. Rina Sutherland was 2-for-3 with one RBI.
Revere 3 Beverly 1
Beverly’s (8-6) Maddy Jalbert and Julia Pitman both went 1-3 in the loss. Rona Scott and Natalie Stilwell combined for 8 strikeouts while surrendering three hits.
Peabody 9, Dracut 4
Colleen Crotty scored her 100th career goal and Olivia Kiricoples scored her 100th career point.
Crotty and Maddy Lomasney each scored three goals and tallied one assist. Kiricoples added one goal and dished five assists. Hailee Lomasney and Sarah Buckley each scored one goal.
Goalie Olivia Lavalle made 13 saves. Peabody (12-2) hosts Marblehead today (4:30).
Marblehead 17, North Andover 15
Hadley Carlton, Grace Arthur and Caroline Driscoll each scored three goals. Lydia Bongiorno, Niamh Healy and Maddie Erskine each tallied two scores while Annie Ronan and Carter Murray each scored one.
Maeve Caldwell made 10 saves.
Classical 4, English 1
Moses Ba (6-2, 6-3), Stephen Ong (6-1, 6-0) and Rich Esteban (7-5, 6-2) all won in singles play, while the team of Jonathan Chase and Andy Ma took the first doubles match (6-3, 6-1).
Classical (5-6) visits Winthrop this afternoon.
Marblehead 4, Malden 1
Marblehead’s Dan Litvak (6-0, 6-3) and Edoardo Bernardis (6-0, 6-0) logged wins at second and third singles, respectively. The first double duo of Adam Sherf and Tony Gluskin won (6-2, 6-0). The second doubles pair of Mason Friedman and Jack Quigley won (6-0, 6-1).
Swampscott 5, Danvers 0
Anna Cilley (6-3, 6-2), Lily Sanphy (6-3, 6-0) and Gina Hollenbach (6-1, 6-1) all earned singles wins, while the team of Rachel Weiss and Georgia Cilley (6-2, 6-1) and the team of Molly Frauenholz and Olivia Fulghum (6-2, 7-6) earned wins in doubles play.
Swampscott (12-2) visits Peabody Friday.
Classical 5, English 0
Anh Nguyen led the way with a win in first singles (6-4, 6-1), while Shanelle Barry won at second singles (6-1, 6-1) and Daphne Pineda took third singles (6-1, 6-2).
In doubles play, the team of Lexi Ferraro and Alex Show (6-0, 6-2) and the team of Kathy Nguyen and Crystal Vega (6-3, 6-2) also earned wins.
The Rams (7-7) host Winthrop today (4).
Peabody 4, Gloucester 1
Peabody’s Shaelyn Kelley won second singles (7-6 (7-3), 6-3), while Angela Ferrer took third singles (6-1, 6-2). In doubles play, the team of Lindsey Kouroyen and April Horwarth won the first match (6-2, 6-1) and the team of Becca Truong and Elizabeth Newton won the second match (7-5, 6-2).
Peabody (11-3) hosts Swampscott Friday.
Marian 4, St. Mary’s 1
The lone win for St. Mary’s came from the doubles team of Bella Leo and Juliet Anctil, who won their match 7-3. The Spartans visit Lowell Catholic Friday.
Marblehead 4 Medford 1
Marblehead (12-1) earned two wins in singles play thanks to Michelle Shub (6-0, 6-0) and Lisa Krebs (6-0, 6-1). Mandy Dumais and Grace Kreisher won first singles (6-2, 6-2). Sisters Cannan and Cahill Whittier won second doubles (6-0, 6-2).
Winthrop 69, Saugus 66
Winners for the Vikings (1-6) were Renois Cahasi in the shot put (35 feet, one inch), Rin Gjinovei in the discus (87-0), Tyler Chiudina in the javelin (113-4), Nean Edward in the 100-meter (12.4 seconds), Anthony Nargi in the 800 (2:05.7), Cormac MacPhail in the one-mile (4:58.3) and Ari Hein in the two-mile (11:39.4).
Despite the loss, Saugus (1-5) had a triple-winner in Kenny Okoye, who won the long jump (19-5), the triple jump (43-0) and the 110 hurdles (17.3). Other winners for Saugus were Bruno Auzec in the high jump (5-4), Brandon Khath in the 400 hurdles (1:04.6), Angelo Andrade in the 200 (25.3) and Joe Alba in the 400 (55.8).
Malden 78, Revere 58
Reggie Charles and Oussama Ourich were both double-winners for Malden (2-4). Charles won the 100 (11.4) and the 200 (23.1), while Ourich took the 400 (1:02.9) and the 800 (2:07.0). Other winners for Malden were Frederick Correa in the high jump (5-4), Jean Gerard in the discus (112-7), Mattheus Farias in the 400 (55.0), Omar Asousy in the one-mile (4:59.5) and Ameen Anwar in the two-mile (11:01.8).
Revere (2-5) also had a double-winner in Lucas Barbosa, who won the long jump (18-6 1/2) and the 110 hurdles (16.9). Other winners for the Patriots were Aymen Amri in the triple jump (38-5 3/4), Kevin Bardhi in the shot put (39-7 3/4) and Cristian Acuna in the javelin (124-5).
Saugus 79, Winthrop 56
Kiley Ronan won four events and Jada Okoye won two. Ronan took first in the long jump (16-6), the triple jump (34-0), the 400 hurdles (1:08.9) and the 200 (27.1), while Okoye won the high jump (4-6) and the 100 hurdles (18.1). Other winners for Saugus were Jenni Costa in the 400 (1:06.2), Ava Fiorino in the 800 (2:42.3) and Kian McCabe in the one-mile (7:03.0). Saugus is now 4-2.
Winthrop (3-4) got wins from Gabby Hinchion in both the discus (74-4) and the javelin (60-4), McKayla Norris in the shot put (27-7 1/2) and the 100 (13.1) and Camilla Miranda-Llovera in the two-mile (13:14.0).
Malden 99, Revere 37
Malden (5-2) won all but three events on the day, with Rachel Eaglin and Shataeya Smith winning two events each. Eaglin won the high jump (4-2) and the 100 hurdles (17.7), while Smith took first in the shot put (32-6 1/2) and the discus (85-6). Other winners for Malden were Jania Williams in the long jump (14-1), Angelina Schorr in the 400 hurdles (1:16.6), Shaqora Wallace in the 100 (13.2), Nour Chouiki in the 200 (28.5), Alexandra Russo in the 400 (1:07.6), Jasmine Gray in the 800 (2:32.6) and Kylie DiMaro in the two-mile (13:10.0).
Two of Revere’s (0-6) three wins came from Hannah Fitzpatrick, who took first in the triple jump (31-1/2) and the one-mile (5:47.1). Maria Torres won the javelin with a distance of 74 feet.