Area Sports Briefs: Salisbury soccer wins vs. Wonders
From staff reports
Landon Goodman scored two goals as Salisbury’s soccer team won 2-0 at A.L. Brown on Wednesday.
Melvin Bonilla and Andrew Kalogeromitros had assists as the Hornets improved to 4-0-2.
Salisbury senior Jared Ramirez suffered a broken humerus (upper arm) midway through the first half.
“This was a very important match for our team,” SHS coach Matt Parrish said. “We proved to ourselves and one another that we have the ability to adapt our mentalities and our gameplan.”
The Wonders dictated play in the first half despite a goal by Goodman.
“I was as animated as I’ve ever been at halftime and challenged each player to find another part of themselves,” Parrish said. “ We came out on fire in the second half and were the more physical team. We controlled the action and Goodman scored less than two minutes into the second half. We were a different team in the second half.”
Salisbury’s jayvees fell 3-0 to the Wonders.
In SPC volleyball, West Rowan won 14-25, 25-17, 25-15 and 33-31 against South Rowan on Tuesday.
Mikayla Graham and Hannah Mosely had 11 kills each for the Falcons.
Khara Fesperman had 17 digs, and Taylor Martin had 13.
Ava Link had six aces.
It was the first win for the Falcons (1-4, 1-2) and the first loss for South (5-1, 2-1).
West Rowan’s jayvees won 25-18, 24-26 and 25-20.
Carson won 25-9, 25-12 and 25-20 against Salisbury on Wednesday in a non-conference matchup.
Juliana Anderson led the Hornets with 10 kills and four blocks.
North Rowan lost 25-20, 25-10 and 25-11 to Statesville in a non-conference match played on Wednesday.
Aliyah Farmer had eight kills and two blocks for the Cavaliers. Makala Lytton had four kills. Navi Joyner had eight digs.
East Rowan swept Concord 25-19, 25-13 and 25-23 in SPC volleyball on Tuesday for its first league win.
East’s jayvees won 25-23 and 25-11 against Concord.
In a golf match at McCanless on Wednesday, Cox Mill won with a 123 score.
Next were Carson (132), Hickory Ridge (137), West Stanly (149), South Rowan (153), East Rowan (156), Robinson (164), Mount Pleasant (165) and West Rowan (172).
Cox Mill’s Jaime Cassell was medalist with a 35. Carson’s Micah Furr shot 37. Carson’s Adison Collins shot 40. Kolby Fisher’s 47 led South Rowan. Camryn Corriher’s 51 led East Rowan. Ella Ferguson’s 56 led West Rowan.
The Kannapolis Intimidators lost 10-9 at Hagerstown on Wednesday despite two triples by John Ziznewski. The final homestand of the season starts tonight against West Virginia.
The High Rock Lake River Rats Charity Golf Tournament will be held at Lexington Golf Club Sept. 26. A shotgun start will be held at 1:30 p.m. The cost is $60 per player. Contact Terry Larimore at 336-240-8081 or www.highrocklakeriverratsinc.com.