H.S. soccer: Ian Spracklin's hat trick lifts Wheeler boys
North Stonington — Ian Spracklin scored three goals as the Wheeler High School boys' soccer team remained undefeated in the Eastern Connecticut Conference Division IV with a 6-0 win over Putnam on Friday afternoon.
Matt Pierce, Lukas Jones and Brady Sadowski also scored for the Lions (5-3-1, 4-0-1), who led 2-0 at halftime. Bowen Baker needed only one save for the shutout.
In other matches:
• St. Bernard scored a pair of first-half goals and cruised to a 3-0 victory over Tourtellotte in an ECC Division IV match. Tenzin Jamphel, Ben Wenzel and Aidan Jakubielski each scored a goal for the Saints (4-3-3, 3-0-2), while goalie Martin Arvidson made just one save to earn the shutout.
• Coginchaug outlasted Old Lyme 2-1 in the Shoreline Conference. Michael Milazzo, assisted by Garrett Smith, scored the lone goal for the Wildcats (5-2-2, 3-2-2) while goalie Ryan Tetreault made 14 saves.
• Jayden Guerra scored two goals and Keegan Appleby added three assists as Bacon Academy defeated New London 7-0 in an ECC Division II match. New London is 0-10, 0-6.
• Austin Derosiers scored all three goals as Ellis Tech rallied from a 2-0 halftime deficit to defeat Norwich Tech 3-2 in the Connecticut Technical Conference. Kenny McKenna, assisted by Allen Fernandez, scored in the sixth minute for the Warriors and Tyler Nadeau added an unassisted goal later in the half.
• Lydia Tinnerello scored three goals as Old Lyme defeated Westbrook 4-0 on the Shoreline Conference. Hannah Brit also scored for the Wildcats (7-1-1, 5-1-1) while Ellery Zrenda, Abby Manthous and Grace Lathrop each had an assist and goalie Sam Gray did not register a save in earning the shutout.
• Montville and New London played to a 1-1 draw in an ECC Division III match. Jill Murallo, assisted by Sydney Winakor, scored for the Indians (3-5-2, 3-0-2), while Emily Fielding scored an unassisted goal for the Whalers (3-6-1, 1-4-1). Montville goalie Julie Beaupre made nine saves and Destiny Rosa stopped 17 shots in goal for New London.
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