CHS Boys' Volleyball Advances To SCC Final, Girls' Golf Team Gets Sweep

CHS Boys' Volleyball Advances To SCC Final, Girls' Golf Team Gets Sweep

In the Southern Connecticut Conference semifinals on May 24, Cheshire High School boys’ volleyball (top seed, 17-4) earned a 3-0 sweep (25-11, 25-14, 25-19) of Amity (fourth seed, 10-11). Senior tri-captain Matt Irizarry tallied 35 assists, two aces, two kills, and a dig.

Junior Connor Hayes tied his personal-high kill total with 13, adding five digs, two blocks, and an assist. Junior tri-captain Will Allen compiled 10 kills, four digs, two aces, two blocks, and two assists.

Sophomore Matti Lilback posted 12 kills, two assists, an ace, and a block. Senior tri-captain Jason Cafourek contributed four kills, three digs, and an assist.

With their fourth consecutive win, the Rams went 3-0 against the Spartans this spring.

On Friday, Cheshire hosts Shelton (second seed, 13-6) in the final at 6 p.m. CHS beat their rival on April 21 (3-2) and May 10 (3-1).

Girls’ Golf (12-4-1)

At Southington Country Club, CHS scored 199 to sweep Daniel Hand (225) and Suffield (247). Senior captain Sydney Hidalgo finished as the medalist (39).

Junior Sophia DelRosso recorded a 44. Sophomores Olivia Beach (56), Haley Hannan (60), and Piper Dooling (63) rounded out the Rams.

For the regular-season finale on May 31 at SCC, Cheshire plays Newington at 2:45 p.m.

Thursday’s varsity schedule:

Boys’ Golf (14-0-1)

The Rams host Sheehan in the regular-season finale at The Farms Country Club in Wallingford. Start time is 2:30 p.m.


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