SCRANTON – Junior Steven Wilson captured the “A” singles bracket championship to lead Wilkes University on day two of the University of Scranton Invitational on Sunday afternoon.
Wilson was the lone Wilkes champion. He scored a 6-4, 6-2 win over Scranton’s David Teres in the semifinals before posting a 6-2, 6-3 victory over teammate Max Appello in the finals.
In the “B” singles bracket, Michael Kranz made his way to the finals with a convincing 6-2, 6-3 decision over Jake Rohring of King’s.
The semifinals of the “C” singles bracket was full of Colonels as Adam Lefkandinos defeated teammate Alex Makos 6-7 (10), 6-1, 1-0 (8). In the other semifinal, Jacob Parfianowicz posted a 6-4, 6-4 straight set winner over Connor Peckham.
Bevevino wins for King’s
King’s Tony Bevevino won the B-Flight championship of the two-day Scranton Invitational.
Bevevino won the B-Flight championship with three straight victories. He won a 6-1, 6-2 quarterfinal decision over Kevin Murphy of Scranton before posting a 6-3, 6-1 semifinal triumph over Dominic Parfianowicz of Wilkes. In the title match, Bevevino tallied a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Michael Kranz of Wilkes.
In the doubles competition, King’s teams of Bevevino and Jake Rohring along with George Parkhurst and Stephen Brand reached the A-Flight semi-finals before falling. Bevevino/Rohring fell to Alex Makos and Steven Wilson of Wilkes 9-8 (7-2) while Parkhurst/Brand dropped a 8-3 decision to Wilkes’ Dominic and Jacob Parfianowicz.
COLLEGE WOMEN’S TENNIS
Wilkes completes BU tourney
In singles play, Wilkes picked up seven wins as Madison Salmon captured her match in straight sets 6-4, 6-3 over Bloomsburg’s Erin Reitenauer. Ally Kristofco scored a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Sheppensburg’s Erin Buckley, while Kendra Croker (6-1, 6-1) and Ana English (6-1, 6-2) both took home straight set decisions. Ashley Livermore was a 6-0, 6-0 winner while Gabrielle Dubruille (6-0, 6-0) and Taylor Hoffman (6-1, 6-2) each added wins.
In doubles action during the weekend, the duo of Kristofco/Livermore scored an 8-3 win over Kutztown’s Pipkin/Zander. English/Hoffman were 8-0 winners over Shippensburg’s Delgado/Strohl, while Salmon/Cayleah Markulics teamed for an 8-1 victory over East Stroudsburg’s Simmons/Endy.
COLLEGE MEN’S SOCCER
King’s 4, Marywood 2
Freshman Brian Fenster scored three goals on three shots to help King’s over Marywood on Saturday.
Cameron Rhodes scored just 59 seconds into the second half for King’s.
Karl Jamiolkowski picked up the win for King’s in net making four stops.
Elizabethtown 3, Wilkes 0
After a scoreless first half, Elizabethtown scored three goals within a 15-minute span to down the Colonels on Saturday.
COLLEGE FIELD HOCKEY
Manhattanville 9, Wilkes 4
Aliya Frankel had two goals to give the Colonels an early 3-1 lead, but it did not stand up.
Taylor Ryan had also had two goals for Wilkes, her second coming after intermission to cut the Manhattanville lead to 6-4.
Alexis Reed made 14 saves in the cage for the Colonels.
H.S. BOYS SOCCER
Wyoming Seminary 4, Holy Redeemer 1
Andrew Drewchin had a hat trick and Eduardo Laguna posted two assists in the win Saturday.
Wyoming Seminary 4, Holy Redeemer 1
Second half — 1. SEM, Andrew Drewchin, 51st minute; 2. SEM, Diederick Reitsma, 53rd minute; 3. SEM, Drewchin (Eduardo Laguna), 63rd minute; 4. SEM, Drewchin (Laguna) 64th minute; 5. HR, Eric Cudo (Robert Dougherty) 65th minute.
Shots — HR 6; SEM 14. Saves — HR 7 (Tyler Kukosky); SEM 2 (Will Kozar). Corner kicks — HR 1, SEM 3.
H.S. GIRLS VOLLEYBALL
An item appearing in Sunday’s sports section listed Holy Redeemer as the losing team in a girls volleyball match against Marian Catholic. The Royals were in the winners in the battle of unbeatens, 25-22, 17-25, 25-18, 25-19.