Boys Volleyball Advances to Semis
After finishing the regular season 13-3, the boys’ volleyball team at GHS defeated Fairfield Ludlowe (3-1) in the first round and Southington (3-0) in the quarterfinals of the Class L tournament. The Guardians season came to an end in the semifinals, losing to Enfield (3-0).
Senior captain Liam Scales led the team in kills this spring and will be graduating, along with Peter Sposito, Jason Porter, Jeremy Davis, and James Carpenter.
Setter Paul Gilberto, who led the Guardians in assists and aces, will lead a talented group coming back next fall. Next year’s senior class will feature Gilberto, Trey Tennyson, Stephen Dayton, Ryan Hoffman, Eric Rose, and Ryan Barcikowski.
GHS Golf Excel at States
GHS boys golf finished third overall with a (+13) 301 at the Division I state tournament, behind only Fairfield Prep and Conard.
Junior Connor Goode tied for second overall, shooting and even-par (72), trailing only Amity’s Brett Chodes. Charlie Dolan shot a (+2) 74 and Gavin Kvadus (+4) 76 rounded out the top-three GHS golfers at the tournament.
GHS girls golf placed seventh overall, shooting a 393 at the Division I state tourney.
Senior Caroline Cermignani (84) finished tied for fourth overall and Morgan Peterson (88) tied for ninth.
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