BOYS

Mercersburg goes 1-1

Saturday, at Pottstown

Non-league matches

In the opening match, Mercersburg defeated The Hill School 8-1 In the second match, the Blue Storm fell to Blair Academy 6-3 Earning wins vs. Hill were Otto Bunjapamai, Max Weinik, Mac Williams, Eli Woodworth, Albert Lam, Seth Noorbakhsh, Jeremy Greenberger and Ion Kim The 3 wins against Blair were recorded by Weinik, Woodworth and Greenberger Mercersburg (9-4) coach Chip Vink said, "We had beaten Hill earlier in the season in a 7-player format, but this was a much closer, more competitive match. Turning around and playing a very similar team in Blair presented some serious difficulties, particularly for the players in the middle section of the ladder."

Next match: Tuesday, at Episcopal High School, 4:30.

GIRLS

Blue Storm goes 1-1

Saturday, at Pottstown

Non-league matches

Mercersburg defeated The Hill School 6-3 in its first match, then the Blue Storm lost to Blair Academy 7-2 Individual winners vs. Hill were Carolin Metz, Natalie Burkardt, Celine Hylton-Dei, Woodli Krutek, Alyson Kinney and Hattye Hytla Against Blair, Burkardt and Julia Wuensche were winners for Mercersburg (4-5) Blue Storm coach Wells Gray said, "The team played very well against Hill, but could not keep the momentum or effective quality shots against Blair. We were our own worse enemy to some degree in the second match."

Next match: Tuesday, vs. Madeira, 4.