Lynnfield Sports

Gridmen crush Manchester-Essex in home opener

Posted by on Oct 10, 2018 in Lynnfield Sports, Lynnfield Villager | Comments Off on Gridmen crush Manchester-Essex in home opener

Published in the October 10, 2018 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — Patience is a virtue. The football team (1-4) earned its first win of the 2018 season as the Pioneers shellacked an undermanned Manchester-Essex squad 36-6 during the home opener at Pioneer Stadium on Oct. 5. “This was a massive game for us,” said Pioneers head coach Pat Lamusta. “It’s great to be back home. We wanted to protect this field. We are moving in the right direction.” Lynnfield took control of the contest on the opening play, when...

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Pioneer field hockey winning on and off the field

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Upset Masco; beat Amesbury during Play for a Cure fundraiser Published in the October 10, 2018 edition By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI LYNNFIELD — On Columbus Day morning, the Lynnfield High field hockey team won at Ipswich, 2-0. With that win, the Pioneers improved to 10-1 overall and 9-1 in the Cape Ann League. They are in first place in the CAL Kinney Division. “Ipswich is always very competitive against us,” said Pioneers head coach Mamie Reardon. “However, our kids really wanted to get this week off to a good start.” Both...

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Lynnfield shuts out Ipswich, Amesbury

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Published in the October 10, 2018 edition By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI IPSWICH — Last Friday afternoon, the Lynnfield High boys’ soccer team blanked host Ipswich, 3-0. With that victory, the Pioneers improved to 9-1 overall and in the Cape Ann League. They also clinched a bid for the Division 3 state tournament. “The kids were happy to clinch it so early in the season,” said Pioneers head coach Brent Munroe, as his team qualified for the tournament for the third year in a row. All three goals came in the...

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Sports Lead: October 10, 2018

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Spikers respond to Masco loss with strong win against Generals

Posted by on Oct 3, 2018 in Lynnfield Sports | Comments Off on Spikers respond to Masco loss with strong win against Generals

Published in the October 3, 2018 edition By DAN PAWLOWSKI LYNNFIELD — The LHS volleyball team doesn’t study their impressive record so much as their weaknesses. Every great team does it. One of those weaknesses is their confidence against great teams. The Pioneers know they have the talent to beat seven CAL foes. They just need to believe it’s eight. Yes, Div. 1 Masconomet has a great team in 2018, and while being matched up against two 6’2 middle blockers would be imposing to anybody, Lynnfield is working on cultivating the mindset that...

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3 straight blanks have field hockey team rolling

Posted by on Oct 3, 2018 in Lynnfield Sports | Comments Off on 3 straight blanks have field hockey team rolling

Published in the October 3, 2018 edition By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI LYNNFIELD — The Lynnfield High field hockey team won its third game in a row last Friday night as they blanked host Georgetown 4-0. With that win, the Pioneers improved to 7-1 overall and 6-1 in the Cape Ann League. Lynnfield scored twice in each half. Ashley Barrett had the first goal with 21:10 left in the opening half. Jen Flynn then made it 2-0 assisted by Lily Rothwell. That tally came with only 12 seconds left in the...

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Boys’ cross country races past H-W

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Published in the October 3, 2018 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — The cross-country teams competed against Hamilton-Wenham on Sept. 26. The boys’ team (3-2) defeated the Generals 22-34. The low score in cross-country wins.s Sophomore John Astrofsky broke the tape first overall (16:45) against the Generals, which was a new personal best. “It was the best home course time in Lynnfield in many years,” said Pioneers head coach Joe DiBiase. Senior captain Stephen Dwyer finished second in the meet and also set a personal best (17:25). Sophomore Mike Madden...

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Sports Lead: October 3, 2018

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Boys’ soccer moves to 5-0 with win over Clippers

Posted by on Sep 27, 2018 in Lynnfield Sports | Comments Off on Boys’ soccer moves to 5-0 with win over Clippers

Published in the September 26, 2018 edition By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI LYNNFIELD — The Lynnfield High boys soccer team improved to 5-0 overall and in the Cape Ann League on Sept. 20 as they beat guest Newburyport 3-0. It was the third time the Pioneers have shutout their opponents this fall. “We played a really good first half,” said Pioneers head coach Brent Munroe. “We scored twice and did not allow them a shot on goal. In the second half, they played much better and we were a little flat.”...

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Girls’ soccer clips Newburyport

Posted by on Sep 27, 2018 in Lynnfield Sports | Comments Off on Girls’ soccer clips Newburyport

Published in the September 26, 2018 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — The girls’ soccer team compiled a .500 record last week, bringing the Pioneers’ overall record to 5-1. The Pioneers defeated Cape Ann League rival Newburyport 2-1 on Sept. 20. After a scoreless first half that was a defensive battle between both teams, Newburyport took a 1-0 lead one minute into the second half. Undaunted, the Pioneers went on the attack and started applying pressure on the Clippers. Sophomore Ashley Mitchell tied the game at one after scoring...

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