The Reserve Replay - Sep. 11

The Reserve Replay - Sep. 11

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Athletes of the Week


Left to right: S. Wu '21 (Field Hockey), P. Garcha '22 (Tennis), L. Wiggam '22 (Volleyball), N. Woods '22 (Girls Soccer), D. McKenzie '21 (Football), N. Beskid '20 (Golf), S. Staddon '21 (Boys Soccer), J. Colafella '23 (Boys Cross Country)

Boys Cross Country

On Saturday, September 7, the Pioneers traveled to Tiffin for the Tiffin Cross Country Carnival. WRA took 12th place out of the 35 teams in attendance.
Notes: J. Grossman (19:07.3), C. Howard (19:14.5), R. Barrett (19:19.9), J. Colafella (21:02.9), E. He (21:28.2), D. King (21:56.5), A. Huang (22:02.5)

Girls Cross Country

On Saturday, September 7, WRA also participated in the Tiffin Cross Country Carnival. The Pioneers placed 7th out of 35 teams.
Notes: O. Robinson (21:27.1), P. Bodnar (22:06.6), J. Tian (22:59.9), K. Winson (23:04.8), C. Fu (23:07.2), E. Heddesheimer (23:14.4), C. Cameron (23:15.0)

Field Hockey

The Pioneers remained undefeated after beating Laurel 9-0 on Wednesday, September 4.
Game notes:
Goals: D. Rabatin (4), M. Ibanez (3), J. Clarke (1), A. Richter (1)
Assists: C. Szilagyi (1), D. Rabatin (1)
Saves: L. Maule (1)

Golf

On Wednesday, September 4, the Pioneers hosted Padua at Lake Forest Country Club.
Game notes:
WRA (162) vs Padua (193)- T. Siegenthaler 39, J. Pethel 40, J. Beskid 40, N. Beskid 40.

The Pioneers suffered their second loss of the season vs Padua.
Game notes:
WRA (175) vs Padua (168)- N. Beskid 40, J. Pethel 41, J. Beskid 46, E. Siegenthaler 48

Volleyball

On Wednesday, September 4, the Pioneers took on Garrettsville-Garfield and lost in 4 sets, 1-3.
Notes: 6-25 loss, 13-25 loss, 25-23 win, 14-25 loss

On Saturday, September 7, the Pioneers hosted the 36th annual WRA Volleyball Invitational. The Pioneers took 4th place after playing Kenmore-Garfield, Brush and Hearts for Jesus.
Notes:
WRA vs Kenmore Garfield: 25-20, 25-21 win
WRA vs Brush: 19-25, 15-25 loss
WRA vs Hearts for Jesus: 19-25, 7-25 loss

Football

The Pioneers moved to 2-0 after beating Trinity 33-20. After being tied at halftime 7-7, WRA had a strong second half outscoring Trinity 26-13. Darius McKenzie continued his stellar play with three touchdowns. Ogden Andrew also tallied two rushing touchdowns.

Girls Soccer

On Saturday, September 7, the Pioneers traveled to West Virginia to take on Linsly. The game ended in a 1-1 tie.
Goals: A. Sinantha (1)
Assists: O. Turk (1)

Boys Soccer

The Pioneers traveled to Hoban for a match up on Saturday, September 7. An intense game ended in a 2-2 tie.
Game notes:
Shots on goal: 4
Corner kicks: 2
Goals: O. Mills (1), L. Rosa (1)
Assists: M. Wu (2)
Saves: S. Staddon (9)

The second Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association State Poll was released on Monday, September 9. The Pioneers are currently ranked 5th in Ohio Division III boys soccer!

On Tuesday, September 10, WRA returned home to host Warren JFK. The Pioneers dominated from the first whistle and held Warren JFK scoreless in a 7-0 win.
Game notes:
Shots on goal: 19
Corner kicks: 13
Goals: O. Mills (3), M. Wu (2), L. Rosa (1), J. Doh (1)
Assists: H. Ong (1), O. Mills (1), L. Rosa (1), N. Frato-Sweeney (1), C. Krueger (1)

Tennis

On Thursday, September 5, WRA hosted Hawken and lost a close match, 2-3.
Singles:
P. Garcha: 6-0 loss, 6-1 loss
C. Dodson: 6-0 loss, 6-1 loss
A. Nguyen: 6-1 loss, 6-2 loss
Doubles:
K. Chen & H. Ma: 6-1 win, 6-3 win
R. Ge & L. Landry: 7-6 win, 6-2 win

The Pioneers home stand continued on Friday, September 6, with a match up vs Solon. WRA lost 1-4.
Singles:
K. Chen: 6-0 loss, 6-1 loss
H. Ma: 6-1 loss, 6-0 loss
P. Garcha: 6-2 win, 6-4 loss, 10-8 win
Doubles:
R. Ge & L. Landry: 6-1 loss, 6-0 loss
A. Nguyen & C. Dodson: 7-5 loss, 6-2 loss

On Saturday, September 7, WRA traveled to Pennsylvania to take on Villa Maria Academy. The Pioneers lost 0-5.
Singles:
K. Chen: 6-0 loss, 6-1 loss
H. Ma: 6-1 loss, 6-0 loss
P. Garcha: 7-5 loss, 6-4 loss
Doubles:
R. Ge & L. Landry: 6-1 loss, 6-0 loss
A. Nguyen & C. Dodson: 6-2 loss, 6-2 loss

WRA hosted Rocky River on Monday, September 9. The Pioneers won their first match of the season 4-1!
Singles:
H. Ma: 6-0 loss, 6-1 loss
P. Garcha: 6-4 win, 6-2 win
C. Dodson: 7-6 win, 6-1 win
Doubles:
R. Ge & K. Chen: 6-4 win, 6-3 win
L. Landry & A. Nguyen: 6-4 win, 6-3 win

The Pioneers stayed busy with a home match against Walsh Jesuit on Tuesday, September 10. Walsh won 5-0.
Singles:
K. Chen: 6-0 loss, 6-4 loss
P. Garcha: 6-0 loss, 6-2 loss
C. Dodson: 6-1 loss, 6-1 loss
Doubles:
H. Ma & A. Nguyen: 6-3 loss, 6-4 loss
L. Landry & R. Ge: 6-1 win, 6-4 loss, 10-5 loss