Staff report

Baseball

North Middlesex 5

Quabbin 1

With the game tied at 1-1 in the top of the eighth, Dan Considine and and Kevin Costello stroked bases-loaded singles as part of a four-run attack to help the Patriots improve to 11-7. Quabbin's Kyle Judd had a RBI double, which tied the game in the seventh. Sam Ineson was credited with the win.

Maynard 18

Bromfield 1

Senior left fielder Caleb Green belted a solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning for the host Trojans, who fall to 3-14 at the time of publication.

Softball

Quabbin 3

North Middlesex 2

North Middlesex left fielder Emily Rapoza ripped a two-run home run in the first inning, but it was not enough for the visiting Patriots, who drop to 1-13.

Ayer Shirley 9

Murdock 3

Hannah Dixon paced the Ayer Shirley offense going 3-for-3 with 2 RBI. Shortstop Natalie Carroll (2-for-3, 1 RBI) knocked in the Panthers' other run. Ayer Shirley returned to action on Wednesday against Littleton. The result of the game was unavailable at the time of publication.

Maynard 7

Bromfield 0

Colby Newsham led the Bromfield offense with two base-hits in the loss. The Boys' lacrosse

Nashoba 9

North Middlesex 4

Home field advantage was not enough to lift the Patriots in Townsend. The Patriots offensive charge was led by Corey DaSilva and Ryan MacDonald, who both collected a goal and assist.

Girls' lacrosse

Westboro 18

Groton-Dunstable 8

Nicki Wilkinson, Olivia Rubeski and Liv Penney all had two goals in the loss for the Crusaders. Sophomore goalie Maria Antonellis stopped 11 shots in the home loss for Groton-Dunstable.

Boys' tennis

Groton-Dunstable 5

Quabbin 0

Singles: Kyle Fisher (G-D) def. Anthony Pellegrino,6-1,6-0; Eric Yanchenck (G-D) def. James Webber,6-0,6-0 and Mark Roper (G-D) def. Jack Peterson, 6-0,6-0.

Doubles: Moose Chaudry and Dew Cartier (G-D) def. Spencer O'Riley and Troy Vieksha,6-0,6-1. In number two doubles G-D's Connor Johnson and George Colarullo won by forfeit.

Whit. Christian 3

Bromfield 2

Bromfield picked up match points in third singles and second doubles play. Adam Lorenz-Kruk (Bromfield) def. Jake Chapman, 6-3,6-1. The Trojans doubles tandem of Ben Roop and Noah Dyer def. Josh Koop and Spencer Gorman, 6-4,2-6,6-6 and 9-7 in a tie-breaking fourth set.

Girls' tennis

Groton-Dunstable 5

Quabbin 0

Singles: Sarah MacDonald (G-D) def. Jesse Arsenault, 6-1, 6-2; Maggie Wertheimer (G-D) def. Emily Arsenault, 6-0, 6-1; Ariel Rothman (G-D) def. Nicole Patterson, 6-2, 6-0. Doubles: Riley Rainville & Meg Colantuoni (G-D) def. Meghan Erickson & Mira Lockwood, 6-0, 6-3; Katrina Kaniwajaya & Samantha Comeau (G-D) def. Abby Hurd & Emma Miller, 6-2, 6-1.

North Middlesex 4

Tyngsboro 1

Singles: Clarisse Neilan (NM) def. Briana Leger, 6-3, 6-1; Kim Schmitz (NM) def. Ashley Hall, 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (10-8) ; Stephanie Mullin (NM) def. Kelsey Brady, 6-3, 2-6, 6-2. Doubles: Samantha Roy and Kate Holzman (T) def. Kathleen Julius and Linda Zheng, 6-4, 6-2; Makensey Farina and Elena Beauregard (NM) def. Leslie Hammer and Amanda Farrow, 6-4, 6-3.

Girls' track

The Groton-Dunstable Crusaders girls' track and field team recorded a third-place finish at Saturday's District-E meet at Lunenburg.

Sarah Morenz hurled the discus 90-feet 4-inches for a second-place finish.

Pole Vault - Caroline Woodbury - fourth-place -8-feet-,Long Jump: Mae Kovacs -- sixth-place- 14'7."

Javelin -- Sarah Georges -- second-place 99'3", Taylor White -- third-place 99'1",Katie Wogan 89'11." 100 meter -- Emily Gath- fifth-place 13.3 seconds. 200 -- Annie Gold --third-place 27.28 seconds. One mile -- Sammie Ferraro -- third-place (5:43.) 4x100 relay -- second-place 52.92- Briana Bozkurt, Gath, Kovacs and Gold. 4x400 relay -- fifth-place (4:33) -- Alex Sinnery, Meghan Hanagan, Bozkurt, Nikki Eggimann. 4x800M relay -- sixth-place -- Angelica Vazquez-Diaz, Emily McAuliffe, Sammie Ferraro, Brianna Considine (10:43.)