GNB Voc-Tech boys volleyball beats Taunton for eleventh straight win

The GNB Voc-Tech boys volleyball team knocked off previous undefeated Taunton 3-2 on Thursday night for the Bears’ 11th straight victory.

Set scores were 27-25, 23-25, 25-19, 26-28, 15-13.

GNB Voc-Tech's Abdel Jarad Laguer goes up for the kill for the Bears.

Abdel Jarad Laguer was strong all-around with 20 kills and 24 digs. Luis Cortijo Jr. was also impressive with 17 kills, six blocks and 16 digs while Ethan Fagundes contributed 12 kills and 14 digs. Lyric Delaleu had seven blocks. Alberto Gomes dished out 49 assists and made 16 digs. 

The Bears (11-2, 7-2) host New Bedford on Monday. 

BOYS TENNIS

Apponequet 5, Seekonk 0

The Lakers swept singles action with wins from No. 1 Colin Belmore (6-1, 6-0), No. 2 Nathan Belmore (6-0, 6-0) and No. 3 Corey Swenson (6-2, 6-3). Apponequet also won first doubles with Eldan Kendall and Tate Campeau (6-1, 6-1) and second doubles with Connor Swartz and Ethan Clark (6-1, 6-4). The Lakers (6-1) visit Wareham on Tuesday. 

BASEBALL

Bourne 7, Old Rochester 4

The Bulldogs were up 7-2 in the seventh inning, but the Canalmen won the game with a three-run home run. ORR was led by Curtis Briggi (2-for-4 with two doubles and two runs scored), Anthony Steele (one hit, one RBI), Ryon Thomas (1-for-2 with a walk) and Griffin Henriques (one hit). Henriques went six innings, allowing five runs (four earned) off five hits and three walks. 

GIRLS TRACK

Apponequet 63, GNB Voc-Tech 61

The Lakers pulled out the victory thanks to wins from Maggie Gallagher in the 800 (2:32), Brooke Clancy in the javelin (74-10), Morgan Hayward in the 400 meters (62.9), Emma Marra in the 200 meters (27.5) and Jill Moura in the discus (60-4). Apponequet (2-1) will be attending the South Coast Conference championship meet on Saturday at GNB Voc-Tech.

GIRLS TENNIS

Wareham 4, Case 1

No. 1 Brooklyn Bindas won 6-0, 6-0 to remain undefeated as did wareham’s first doubles team of Olivia Powers and Mackenzie Brodley (6-0, 6-0). The Vikings (6-0, 6-0 SCC) also got wins from No. 2 Saige Galhardo (6-0, 6-0) and the second doubles team of Allison Sciaraffa and Giuliana L’Homme (6-0, 6-0). 

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