New Hope-Solebury girls’ tennis succumbed to Villa Joseph Marie, 5-2, on Monday. 1st singles: Hope Delaney (VJM) def. Lynn Ferro (NHS), 6-4, 6-0. 2nd singles: Brooke Simonsen (VJM) def. Larissa Borys (NHS), 4-6, 6-0, 6-4. 3rd singles: Gabby Persechino (VJM) def. Chloe Miller (NHS), 6-2, 6-2. 1st doubles: Lauren Ferraro and Katya Kopach (VJM) def. Mariah McGlone and Margan Grabarz (NHS), 6-2, 7-5. 2nd doubles: Susanan Bauman and Camryn Wood (VJM) def. Brielle MacNichol and Catherine Donahue (NHS), 6-2, 6-0. 3rd doubles: Hannah Sterbinsky and Alyssa Locke (NHS) def. Lucy Travers and Rebecca Downing (VJM), 7-5, 6-4. 4th doubles: Keanne Marcelo and Kaylee Tao (NHS) def. Maddie McDermott and Allie Depascale (VJM), 6-3, 6-0.
New Hope-Solebury girls’ tennis routed Calvary Christian, 7-0, on Thursday. The Lions were missing their No. 1 singles player, Lynn Ferro, because of illness. “Hannah Sterbinsky shone, stepping in to play singles and defeating her opponent in three hard-fought sets,” head coach Karen Douglass said. 1st singles: Larissa Borys (NHS) def. Ajee Watson (CC), 6-0, 6-2. 2nd singles: Chloe Miller (NHS) def. Lauren Griffith (CC), 6-2, 6-0. 3rd singles: Hannah Sterbinsky (NHS) def. Avery Griffith (CC), 4-6, 6-1, 6-1. 1st doubles: Mariah McGlone and Morgan Grabarz (NHS) def. Ashley Lesage and Jessica Lim (CC), 6-1, 6-1. 2nd doubles: Catherine Donahue and Brielle MacNichol (NHS) def. Presley Shemelia and Maura Thiboldeaux (CC), 6-0, 6-0. 3rd doubles: Sophie Alberts and Keanne Marcelo (NHS) def. Kaitlyn Fernandez and Nina James (CC), 6-4, 6-1. 4th doubles: Alyssa Locke and Hannah Mailer (NHS) def. Sarah Phillips and Becky Mattai (CC), 6-1, 6-0.
New Hope-Solebury girls’ tennis fell to Lower Moreland, 7-0, on Wednesday. On Tuesday, the Lions defeated Delco Christian, 6-1.
Despite getting out to a 1-0 lead late in the first half, New Hope-Solebury boys’ soccer fell at nonleague Upper Moreland, 3-1, on Friday in its season opener. Alex Lotier deposited the lone goal for the Lions with less than 10 minutes remaining in the first half.
New Hope-Solebury golf ripped Devon Prep, 198-223, on Thursday, two days after falling to Prep, 187-195. Scores for New Hope: Ben Wiseman, 33; Nina Kouchi, 40; Clay Asplundh, 41; Nate Hiriak, 41; and Sam Strand, 43.
New Hope-Solebury golf lost a tough one, 187-195, at Devon Prep on Tuesday. All five Prep players shot below 40, with Bryan Donoto’s 34 leading the way. Clay Asplundh and Ben Wiseman each carded a 35 for the Lions. Nina Kouchi (40), Nate Hiriak (40) and Bobby Wannemacher (45) also contributed.