The Millville High School boys tennis team earned its second win of the season Thursday, defeating host Bridgeton 4-1 in a Cape-Atlantic League match.

Manuel Melendez won first singles for the Thunderbolts.

Dustin Chiarello defeated Ricardo Ramierez 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 in second singles.

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David Crain teamed with Ralph Martin and Gavin Smith teamed with Wesley Musto to earn doubles wins.

Bridgeton’s Steven Mejia defeated Ayden Simpkins in third singles to prevent a Millville sweep.

At Bridgeton

Singles—Manuel Melendez M d. Giovanni Lesama-Barragan 6-2, 6-1; Dustin Chiarello M d. Ricardo Ramirez 6-2, 2-6, 6-3; Steven Mejia B d. Ayden Simpkins 6-3, 6-2.

Doubles—David Crain-Ralph Martin M d. Carlos Baez-Ivan Perez 6-3, 6-2; Gavin Smith-Wesley Musto M d. B 6-2, 4-6, 6-2.

Records—Millville 2-6, Bridgeton 1-6.

No. 3 Mainland Reg. 4, Atlantic City 1

At Mainland Regional

Singles—Nik Kilibarda M d. Joseph Zee 6-0, 6-0; Nick Filardo M d. Josh Zee 6-7 (3-7), 7-5, 0-0 (11-9); Nazrul Remy AC d. Max Rosenberg 6-1, 6-7 (5-7), 0-0 (10-6).

Doubles—Brandon Savitch-Anand Thakkar M d. and 6-1, 6-1; Peter Liu-William Ong M d. and 6-2, 7-6 (7-1).

Records—Mainland 7-0, Atlantic City 6-3.

Vineland 4, Absegami 1

At Vineland

Singles—Anuj Patel V d. Chris Yip 6-1, 6-3; Luis Ortiz V d. Parnav Patel 6-1, 6-1; Mark Gladkyy V d. Nick Calimer 6-3, 6-1.

Doubles—Cavan Kelley-Ezra Battiata V d. Malov Modi-Prashit Parikh 6-2, 6-1; Steve Nyugen-Fawad Sohail A d. Mario Conde-Francis Virtucio 6-7, 6-2, 0-0 (10-8).

Records—Vineland 6-4, Absegami 2-3.

Middle Township 5, Cedar Creek 0

At Middle Township

Singles—Rob Giulian d. Nick Polis 6-3, 6-3; Tathya Modi d. Jonah Wilde 6-0, 6-0; Teran Broaznax d. Kenzie Aponte 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles—Brayden Carr-Nick Gibboni d. Andy Geffard-Azim Khan 6-0, 6-1; Conor Farrell-Jack Poindexter d. Anthony Luciano-Caiden Blanchard 6-3, 6-4.

Records—Middle Twp 6-1.


Pinelands Regional 4, Lakewood 1

At Georgian Court University

Singles—Tim Kelleher P d. L 6-0, 6-0; Adam Raynor P d. L 6-0, 6-0; Shane Nourie P d. Edgar Alejo 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles—Roberto Wauthion-L d. Carl Olsen-Anthony Staton 2-6, 6-4, 0-0 (10-8); Arpit Gainder-Andrew Shulz P d. E Pleto-Jose Serrano 6-2, 6-1.

Records—Pinelands 5-1, Lakewood 0-5.


St. Augustine Prep 2, Paul VI 0

St. Augustine won 25-20 and 25-9.

Nick Pilny had 16 assists, seven digs and one kill. Brian Keller had 11 kills, one ace and two digs, and Brent Jarman had two kills, one ace, one assist and eight digs.

The Hermits improved to 4-6.

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