AVON – The Avon High boys tennis team won its third straight NCCC championship this spring, rolling through the league undefeated (14-0) for the second straight year. The Falcons (15-2, 14-0 NCCC) have won 39 straight league matches since 2010.
The Avon High girls tennis team went 17-1 to win the NCCC championship by two games over Ellington/Somers (15-3). The Falcons finished 18-2 on the year and 17-1 in the league.
The Avon High girls lacrosse team won its first NCCC championship since 2010 by rolling through the regular season undefeated in the league. The Falcons (12-4, 10-0 NCCC) also captured the league tournament with a dominant 13-8 win over Granby, who lost just three regular season games – two to Avon.
The Avon High boys lacrosse team finished a game behind Granby in the NCCC but rebounded to win the NCCC Tournament with a 12-3 decision over Granby. The Falcons went 14-2 on the year and 8-2 in the league.
2012 NCCC Tournament
Team scores — 1. Avon 17; 2. Ellington/Somers and Granby 9; 4. Windsor Locks and Bolton 4; 6. East Granby 3; 7. Canton 2; 8 Suffield 1; 9. Coventry and Enfield 0.
No. 1: Hannah Riley (Ellington/Somers) def. Pam Fetzer (Avon), 6-1, 6-1
No. 2: Kendall Held (Avon) def. Emily Ohanessian (Granby), 6-1, 6-2
No. 3: Mary Pearce (Avon) def. Carolyn Vo (Windsor Locks), 6-1, 6-1
No. 4: Shivani Sinha (Avon) def. Ashley Bakes (East Granby), 6-0, 6-1
No. 1: Madeline Clark-Hannah Clark (Avon) def. Paige Lee-Maddy Dixon (Granby), 6-2, 6-2
No. 2: Holly Salter-Alanna Bergman (Granby) def. Gabby Berns-Nicole Norman (Avon), 6-2, 6-2
No. 3: Katelyn Powers-Courtney Binkowski (Ell./Somers) def. Devon Santos/Anya Petrushka (Bolton), 6-2, 7-6.