Cougars rock Sharks, net road victory
Kristina Amato led the way with eight kills, and Natalie Kempton recorded 21 digs Thursday as the Cardinal Mooney volleyball team claimed a 25-18, 25-8, 25-16 sweep of host Imagine School of North Port.
Olivia Kuebler contributed seven aces, eight digs and five kills for the Cougars.
MANATEE 156, SARASOTA 171 -- Richard Bennett paced all golfers with a 37 as the host Hurricanes (6-6) down the Sailors (3-10) at IMG Academy. Robby Tingler pitched in with a 39 for the Hurricanes.
IMG TRI-MATCH -- Philip Knowles was the match medalist with a 2-under-par 34 to lead Bradenton Christian to second place in a tri-match with Sarasota Christian and Southeast.
The Panthers (10-3) shot a 158, eight shots behind the Blazers (3-2). Landry Miller had a 38 for BCS. The Seminoles (1-11) got 44s from Will Kelly and Matt Everhart on the way to a 195.
HARDEE 185, PALMETTO 186 -- The Wildcats won by a stroke over the host Tigers at Imperial Lakewoods in Palmetto.
Jett Dexter of Hardee (11-3) shot a 40 to earn medalist honors. Josh Whitson and Chase Bafia both shot 46 to lead Palmetto (7-7).
Bayshore's Logan Hone also participated in the match, shooting a 53.
MANATEE 174, SOUTHEAST 289 -- Gianna Tomeo's 37 helped carry the host Hurricanes (5-1) to victory at the county course. Gabrielle Tomeo added a 38.
LAKEWOOD RANCH 182, BRADEN RIVER 220 -- The visiting Mustangs won by 38 strokes over the Pirates at The River Club.
Theresa Morrissey earned medalists honors with a 38 to lead Lakewood Ranch. Brittney Walker carded a 49 to lead the Pirates.
SOUTHEAST 34, BRADEN RIVER 20 -- Tyler Stevenson and Latrell Peavey each scored a pair of touchdowns, and Will Ivey led the defensive effort as the host Seminoles improved to 3-1.
-- Herald staff reports