From Hockomock Sports, we share the results of the FHS spring sports action on Tuesday, May 16.
Softball = Franklin, 3 @ Mansfield, 4 – Final
– Mansfield scored two runs in the third, added two more in the fourth and never trailed in a close win over Franklin. Marissa Staffier knocked in a pair of runs in the third, bringing home Megan Letendre (double) and Mady Bendanillo (single). In the fourth, Letendre and Bendanillo – who both had two hits on the day – had RBI singles to cap the Hornets’ scoring. Sarah Cahill struck out three while allowing 10 hits in the win. Franklin freshman Anna Balkus went 3-for-3 while Alyssa DaSilva and Alexx Niss (two-run triple)each had two hits for the Panthers.
Boys Tennis = Franklin, 2 @ Mansfield, 3 – Final
– Franklin won both doubles matches but Mansfield swept singles play to earn the win. For Franklin, James Johnston and Derek Wu won 6-2, 6-3 at first doubles and Tyler DiPalma and Rahul Hosdurg prevailed with a 6-4, 6-2 win at second doubles.
Girls Tennis = Mansfield, 3 @ Franklin, 2 – Final
– Mansfield earned two wins in singles play and one more in doubles to defeat Franklin on the road. Junior Sarah Doyle won 6-1, 6-1 at second singles and sophomore Elizabeth Elsner took a 6-2, 6-2 decision at third singles. Mansfield’s first doubles team of Chloe Peters and Tessa Garufi won 6-0, 6-0. Franklin’s Hannah Sweeney won 6-2, 6-2 at first singles and the team of Jillian McLaughlin and Alexa Katsaros won 6-4, 2-6, 10-4 at second doubles.
Boys Track = Franklin, 71.33 @ King Philip, 64.67 – Final
Girls Track = Franklin, 71 @ King Philip, 65 – Final
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FHS girls outdoor T&F are your 2017 KELLEY REX CHAMPS 🎉🎉🎉 congrats on an amazing 5-0 season girls! 🏃♀️💕— Franklin Girls T&F (@FHS_girlsXC) May 16, 2017