West Roxbury 6, Boston International 2 — The Raiders advanced to the Division 4 North final for the first time in program history. Junior catcher Brian Navarro led the way for West Roxbury going 3 for 4. Senior captain Alejandro Lopez pitched well, allowing just 1 run and striking out five in six innings. West Roxbury will play the winner of Lowell Catholic and Georgetown.
Thursday’s high school roundup
Updated: Friday, June 7, 2013, 11:49 a.m.
Billerica 3, Medford 2 — Junior third baseman Eric Eknaian knocked in junior second baseman Rob Gambaly and senior left fielder Drew Salk in the sixth inning as the Indians (16-6) broke a 1-1 tie and held on for the win.
Pope John Paul II 4, Monomoy 2 — Mike Young earned the victory with six strikeouts and allowing only four hits. Ben Gibson stepped in for Young in the final inning and struck out one batter. Christian Hagerty went 2 for 3 with one run scored, and Matt Santos went 2 for 3 with an RBI.
St. John’s Prep 5, Peabody 0 — Eagles pitcher Brandon Bingel gave up five hits, struck out 11 and walked one in a complete game. Dave Bornstein had three hits and Nick Latham belted a two-run homer.
Hingham 3, Nauset 1 — Devan Flanagan pitched a complete game with 16 strikeouts and also drove in the winning run in the 10th inning for the Harbormen.
Cohasset 14, Canton 8 — Pat Ward finished with two goals and one assist and Tommy Galvin added two goals for Canton.
Bromfield 4, Whitinsville Christian 1 — The top-seeded Trojans (17-1) got wins at first and third singles, and at both doubles spots in topping the No. 3 Crusaders (14-4) for the Central Mass. Division 3 title Thursday at Algonquin High. Bromfield will face Western Mass. champ Mount Greylock (13-0) at 4 p.m. on Monday in a state semifinal match at West Springfield High. Bromfield's Drew Banker and Kevin Sun won at first and third singles, respectively, and Nick Hildreth and Lucas Hickok, and Charlie Friedrich and Dan Poustovalov swept at doubles. Whitinsville Christian's Owen Brookhouse won at second singles.; Drew Banker (B) d. Ben Koopman, 6-3, 6-3. Owen Brookhouse (WC) d. Jayme Davis, 6-4, 6-4. Kevin Sun (B) d. Micah Curtis, 6-3, 6-3. Nick Hildreth-Lucas Hickok (B) d. Isaac Bates-Josh Cook, 6-3, 7-5. Charlie Friedrich-Dan Poustovalov (B) d. Michael Dunlap-Jake Chapman, 6-1, 6-0. Records: B 17-1, WC 14-4.
BC High 3, Barnstable 2 — Second doubles Bailey Ward and Justin McGaffigan won their match- clinching contest in 6-4, 7-6, 7-3, to lead the Eagles (19-2).
Bridgewater-Raynham 2, Silver Lake 1 — Sophomore catcher Emily Kurkul drove in the winning run in the ninth inning to lift the Trojans (23-0).
Milford 6, Franklin 0 — Shannon Smith tossed a three-hitter and struck out 11 and also went 2 for 3 with a homer and two RBIs to lead the host Scarlet Hawks to the Division 1 South final. Smith was also named the Gatorade Massachusetts Player of the Year on Thursday, winning the award for the second time in her career. It is the third time she has won the award, as Smith took home the trophy as a freshman and a junior. Rachel Levine and Caroline Fairbanks each had an RBI double for Milford, and teammate Sam Bonvino had an RBI single.
Westford 13, North Andover 7 — Senior Bailey Mongillo and junior Erica Mattila combined for six goals in the second half for the host Grey Ghosts. Mongillo finished with five goals and Mattila had three, and added four assists. Senior captain Audrey Samuelman led North Andover with three goals.
Winchester 17, Marblehead 9 — Meggie Collins and Cassie Ridgers scored three goals each for the Magicians, and teammate Tyler Phillips scored two with two assists. Senior Megan Hennessey collected five goals and two assists and senior Talene Bush finished with four goals to power the Sachems (23-1).
Norwell 13, Duxbury 12 — Senior captain and midfielder Mary O'Connell finished with three goals and two assist to power the Clippers (17-4-1).
Winchester 5, Marblehead 0 — Senior singles Kren McKough won 7-5, 6-5, senior singles Chloe Georgaklis won 6-0, 6-1, and junior singles Olivia Davis won 6-1, 6-2 to lead the Sachems (18-1).
Concord-Carlisle 4, Swampscott 1 — Although Swampscott was not victorious, Veronica Pyapizorskaya won the only match for the Big Blue, ending her season 20-0.
Hingham 3, Foxborough 2 — Hingham's Emma Alderman beat Foxborough's Emma Prinos, 6-0, 6-1 in first singles. In second singles the Warriors struck back as Diana Prinos rallied to defeat Danielle Vanzura 6-1, 6-3.