Prep roundup: Thomas, GAC cruise past Stars

NORCROSS - Greater Atlanta Christian picked up a big Area 11-AA/A win on Tuesday by beating Providence 7-1.

Chris Thomas scored four goals to lead GAC (12-2, 6-1) while Zack Johnson, Eric Fletcher and Stewart Abrahart each had a goal and an assist. John Max Bolling earned the win at keeper.

Providence (8-4, 6-2) avoided the shutout with a goal by Jonny Mercado.


Grayson 6, Shiloh 0

LOGANVILLE - Five different Grayson players scored on Tuesday as the Rams beat Shiloh 6-0.

Gimel Gordon led Grayson (9-6, 3-4) with two goals while Brian Reulbach, Brad Bacon, Will Jessup and Miles Flynn also scored. Andy Edwards earned the shutout at keeper.

Dacula 4, Meadowcreek 1

DACULA - Dacula got two goals each from Ado Junuzovic and Brandon Stirrup in a 4-1 win over Meadowcreek on Tuesday.

Jamie Gleeson, Steven Clay and Derek Jones each helped Dacula (6-8, 4-3) in the win with one assist each.

Central 4, Berkmar 1

LILBURN - Ben Tayi scored two goals and Miki Boz had two assists on Tuesday as Central Gwinnett beat Berkmar 4-1.

Alan Vanic and Manase Irakoze added one goal each while keeper Charlie DeLoatche finished with 16 saves for Central (9-5, 5-2).

Duluth 1, North 0

SUWANEE - On a goal by Edwin Romero, Duluth beat North Gwinnett 1-0 and improved to 8-6-1 overall and 4-4 in Region 7-AAAAA on Tuesday.

Peachtree Ridge 10, North Forsyth 1

SUWANEE - Peachtree Ridge received goals from six different players as the Lions blasted North Forsyth 10-1 on Tuesday.

Zach Morgan led the attack with four goals while Steven Quintero added two more. The Lions (11-3, 4-3) also got goals from Saudin Garanovic, Adam Schraudenbach, Michael Niebanck and Ricky Bowen. Sharing duties between the pipes were Mitch Kupstas and Tyler Young.

Collins Hill 3, Norcross 1

SUWANEE - Malcolm Miller scored two goals and Ricky Ortega added another Tuesday as Collins Hill got past Norcross 3-1.

Roberto De La Hoz and Brady O'Brien each had assists while Andrew Willingford saved four shots at keeper for the Eagles (10-3, 6-1).

Wesleyan 5, Buford 2

NORCROSS - Greg McKenzie scored twice on Tuesday to help Wesleyan to a 5-2 win over Buford.

Wesleyan (7-2-2) also got one goal each from Chris Duvall, Austin Delk and Will Taylor.


Dacula 4, Meadowcreek 0

DACULA - Dacula blanked Meadowcreek 4-0 on Tuesday.

Becca Juanais led the Falcons (2-13, 2-5) with two goals, while Bryma Lamb and Ruva Chimedza had one goal each.

Grayson 5, Shiloh 0

LOGANVILLE - Nikki Stamaris scored two goals and Erin Griffin had two assists Tuesday as Grayson beat Shiloh 5-0.

Samantha Lange, Rebecca Allen and Kelly Craft had one goal each for Grayson (11-2-2, 5-2), while Katie McGowan had three saves at keeper.

North 6, Duluth 1

SUWANEE - Danielle Au booted home four goals Tuesday to lead North Gwinnett past Duluth 6-1.

Au's goals were all assisted by Kelly Penston, who also scored a goal. Kristin Tamburo added the sixth goal for North (12-1, 8-0) off an assist from Casie Marshall.

Erin Falk scored for Duluth (6-9, 1-6).

Mill Creek 2, South Forsyth 0

HOSCHTON - Torie Scalera scored two goals and keeper Tessa Lukens saved three shots on Tuesday to lead Mill Creek (9-6, 3-4) to a 2-0 shutout of South Forsyth.

Tatum O'Keefe assisted one of Scalera's goals.

Peachtree Ridge 7, North Forsyth 0

SUWANEE - Christine Watts had three goals and two assists Tuesday to lead Peachtree Ridge to a 7-0 rout of North Forsyth.

Alanna Dineen, Jessie Baumgart, Alexis Scott and Michelle Campbell also scored for the Lions (13-1, 7-0). McCall Gardner and Katie Lyle split time at keeper with two saves.

Collins Hill 3, Norcross 0

SUWANEE - Lindsay Leonardo scored two goals and Erin Andrews added one more as Collins Hill beat Norcross 3-0 on Tuesday.

Sarah Rice, Jacelyn Mitchell and Taylor Herring had assists for the Eagles (7-6, 4-3), while keeper Sage DoVale earned the shutout.

GAC 5, Providence 0

NORCROSS - Madeline Barker had a hat trick Tuesday to lead Greater Atlanta Christian to a 5-0 win over Providence.

Chelsea Gandy-Cromer and Lauren Bryan added a goal and an assist for GAC (13-2, 7-0). Keeper McKenzie Nelson had three saves in the shutout.

Wesleyan 3, Buford 0

NORCROSS - Paige Pickert scored one goal and assisted on two more Tuesday as Wesleyan blanked Buford 3-0.

Kiersten White and Kenzie Stanford each scored a goal for the Wolves (8-4, 4-1). Jane Strader had an assist.


Peachtree Ridge 10, Northview 6

SUWANEE - Chris Brunatti and Brett Polachek each went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs on Tuesday to power Peachtree Ridge past Northview 10-6.

Michael Hudson finished 3-for-4 with an RBI, while Jared Walsh had two doubles and an RBI for the Lions (7-4, 2-1). Chaz Walker allowed one earned run with two strikeouts in two innings of relief to pick up the win, while Mitchell Williford recorded the save.

South Forsyth 3, Mill Creek 1

CUMMING - South Forsyth starter Chris Rawley held Mill Creek to just two hits Tuesday and the War Eagles defeated the Hawks 3-1.

Jake Adcock (2-1) pitched a complete game for Mill Creek, allowing three runs on five hits with a pair of walks and three strikeouts. Joey Webb drove in the lone run for the Hawks (8-4, 2-2) with an RBI double.

Collins Hill 5, Duluth 2

DULUTH - Cameron Starling went 2-for-3 with a triple, a home run and two runs scored as Collins Hill beat Duluth 5-2 on Tuesday.

Starling also notched his fourth save of the year, preserving the win for Morgan Ownbey, who was in for relief of starter Alex Sokolowski. Sokolowski, who pitched four innings for a no decision, also homered and drove in two at the plate for the Eagles (7-4, 2-1).

Duluth starter Chris Rich (3-1) suffered his first loss, allowing five runs over seven innings with two strikeouts. Rich also had a double and an RBI at the plate for the Wildcats (3-7, 0-2). Wesley Newton went 2-for-3 with a triple and an RBI.

Wesleyan 13, Fellowship 6

ROSWELL - Wesleyan's offense pounded out 18 hits as the Wolves (7-5, 2-0) beat Fellowship Christian 13-6 on Tuesday.

Conor Welton went 3-for-3 with two RBIs. Brent Pugh finished with two hits, including a home run, and four RBIs.

Lee Ellis, Drew Fithian, Daniel Cardwell, J.J. Russell and Kevin O'Leary each finished with two hits. Russell pitched three innings of relief for the win.

Decatur 16, GAC 5

NORCROSS - Decatur beat Greater Atlanta Christian 16-5 on Tuesday.

Taylor Bruner went 2-for-4 for GAC (5-7, 1-2) with a triple, while Riley Rue finished 2-for-3.

Providence 3, Eagle's Landing 0

MCDONOUGH - Seth Kindig broke up a tie game with an RBI single in the top of the sixth to propel Providence to a 3-0 win over Eagle's Landing on Tuesday.

Austin Loyd also went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, while Chris Wages and Christin Stewart each had two hits for Providence (6-6-1, 1-1).

The winning pitcher was Austin Barry, who went six innings with 10 strikeouts, three walks and four hits. Jonathan Leverett struck out two in the seventh for the save.

Killian Hill 9, Barnes Acad. 2

HARTWELL - Killian Hill won its seventh straight game with a 9-2 win over Barnes Academy on Tuesday.

Kyle Bailey went 4-for-4 with three doubles and two RBIs, while Alex Atterberry was 3-for-4 with two RBIs for Killian Hill (7-1, 6-0).

Jeffrey Lanier (2-0) allowed two runs on five hits with nine strikeouts and two walks in seven innings for the win.


Mill Creek 4, Norcross 1

HOSCHTON - Mill Creek topped Norcross 4-1 on Tuesday.

Singles winners for the Hawks (6-10, 5-4) were Jordan Arenas at No. 1 and Lee Mike Turner at No. 3. Mill Creek also won both doubles matches with wins from Tony Tambornino and Nick Hallberg at No. 1 and Jay Rakowiecki and Phillip Miller at No. 2.


Mill Creek 5, Norcross 0

HOSCHTON - Kristy Yau, Michelle Yau and Mallory Kolts all won in singles action Tuesday to help Mill Creek shut out Norcross 5-0.

Stacy Mottesheard and Nela Handac won at No. 1 doubles for Mill Creek (14-3, 7-2), as did the No. 2 team of Anna Clayton and Cailey Stevens.


Wesleyan 9, South Forsyth 4

CUMMING - Wesleyan's record improved to 7-1 on Tuesday as the Wolves beat South Forsyth 9-4.

Leading scorers for Wesleyan were Davis Brown with four goals and Bobby Fulton with two. Keeper Taylor Grice finished with 10 saves.

GAC 14, McEachern 0

NORCROSS - Jeffrey Johnson had five goals and two assists Tuesday as Greater Atlanta Christian routed McEachern 14-0.

Scotty Smith and Nathaniel Einfeldt each had four goals for GAC (7-4, 4-1), while Preston Lucas scored one.


North sets new school record in win

SUWANEE - North Gwinnett set a new school record for low team score in a nine-hole match with a 153 on Tuesday. The Bulldogs used it to beat Duluth at Bear's Best.

Alex Hochselder led the Bulldogs with a 36 while John Wytanis followed with a 38. Duluth, which totaled 161 as a team, received a match best 34 from Justin Cho.

Collins Hill beats Grayson

MONROE - Collins Hill topped Grayson 163 to 170 on Tuesday at the Providence Club. Andrew Sterritt led the Eagles with a 38 while teammate Chris Rajek added a 39. Joel Rapkin shot a 40 to lead Grayson.

Stillwell leads Mill Creek over Brookwood

DACULA - Nick Stillwell took low-medalist honors with 37 on Tuesday, while Ricky Moore finished with 36 as Mill Creek edged Brookwood 159 to 165 at Hamilton Mill.

John Hall, Kyle Guidry and Gary Patsy each shot 41 for the Broncos.

Peachtree Ridge takes third in tourney

ALPHARETTA - Peachtree Ridge finished with a team score of 222 on Monday to finish third out of 18 teams in the Boys High School Spring Invitational at Atlanta Athletic Club.

Jack Walsh led the Lions with 72 while Seth Reeves, Ben Green and Zach Estep each finished with 75. Harrison won the tournament with a score of 214.


Collins Hill sets record in win over Shiloh

MONROE - Collins Hill finished with a 72 on Tuesday and set a new school record for low score in a nine-hole match in the Eagles' win over Grayson at the Providence Club.

Lauren Court finished with a 35 to lead the Eagles, while Jackie Rajek followed with a 37.

Burger leads Hawks

DACULA - Emilie Burger finished with a round of two-under 34 on Tuesday at Hamilton Mill as Mill Creek beat Brookwood 72 to 101.

Brookwood was led by a 48 from Erin Cundiff.

Chattahoochee beats North and Duluth

SUWANEE - Chattahoochee's Gabby Gregory led all golfers with a 42 as the Cougars finished with 92 to beat both North Gwinnett and Duluth at Bear's Best.

North, which was second at 95, was led by Mary Stucke's 46. Duluth, which finished third at 108, was paced by a 48 from Casey Nellums.

Lions hold off Norcross

BERKELEY LAKE - Maria Carter and Ana Carter each shot a 47 on Tuesday as Peachtree Ridge beat Norcross 94 to 114 at Berkeley Hills.

Alex Vereen led Norcross with a 55.

- Compiled by Scott Smith

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