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Cheshire High School girls' outdoor track and field beat host Jonathan Law (91-59) and Hillhouse (78-74). Senior Ariel Greene (discus; 97 feet, seven inches), junior Kristin Cabrera (long jump; 14, eight), and Sampieri (pole vault; nine, six) won individually.
Seniors Jenna Hart and Saparja Nag, along with sophomore Alexandra Pelletier and junior Kimmi Grove, teamed up to win the 4x400-meter relay (4:32.9).
The Cheshire Little 'C' is Thursday at 3:45 p.m. Photo of Sampieri was taken by Allen Paul/Cheshire Herald.
Girls' Golf (6-0)
Paced by senior medalist Andra Frappier (37), the Lady Rams defeated Sacred Heart Academy 200-218. Classmates Maggie Kulpa (51), Megan Robles (53), Emily Larkin (59), and Kelsey Peluso (60) completed the lineup.
CHS hosts Newington on Thursday at 3 p.m.
Girls' Lacrosse (6-1)
In their fifth straight victory, Cheshire beat host Hamden (2-4) 15-5. They took a 14-1 halftime lead. Junior Maddy Levy had four goals and senior Christy Myjak (assist) added a hat trick. Senior Kathleen Kalbian (three assists) and junior Emma Farrel (two assists) supplied two goals. Junior Danielle Chambrelli recorded a goal and four assists (personal-best). Senior Alison Hoynes tallied a goal and an assist. Junior Olivia Larson scored the opening goal. Freshman Hannah Hackett scored her first goal on the varsity level.
Sophomore goalkeeper Sierra Ubertalli had four saves.
The Lady Rams visit Conard (2-3) on Wednesday at 4 p.m.
Boys' Golf (7-2; 4-1 in Housatonic Division)
Cheshire collected their second win over Shelton 162-175. It was the second match in a row that senior Eric Dietrich shot 38 as medalist. Sophomore Chris Simione added a 39. Juniors Tom Arisco (42) and Jake Ecke (43) rounded out the scorers.
The Rams host East Haven on Monday at 2:30 p.m.
Boys' Outdoor Track And Field (7-1)
Cheshire extended their win streak to seven, defeating host Lyman Hall (100-49) and Hamden (81-65). Senior Nick Jakowenko claimed long (18 feet, eight inches) and high (five, four) jumps, along with discus (114, 10). Junior Trey Phillips nabbed the 800-meters (2:04.5) and added to another first place in the 4x800-meter relay (senior Sagar Nakrani, sophomores Mark Fusco and Steve Caldwell; 8:41.8).
Junior Liam Nicoll (100-meters, 11.3) and freshman Ethan LaChance (javelin; 129 feet, 10 inches) were also victorious.
Wednesday's Cheshire Little 'C' starts at 3:30 p.m.
Boys' Volleyball (6-2)
Undefeated Glastonbury (5-0) earned a 3-0 (13-25, 20-25, 18-25) sweep, ending Cheshire's four-match win streak. Senior Evan Colechia posted six kills and five digs. Junior Pat Lindner contributed five kills and three blocks. Junior Colin Haensel recorded a career-high five blocks.
CHS hosts Xavier (6-1) on Thursday at 6 p.m. It is a rematch of last year's Southern Connecticut Conference final won 3-0 by Cheshire.
Boys' Lacrosse (2-5)
Guilford (7-1) broke free from a 3-3 halftime tie to beat host CHS 11-4. Cheshire received goals from senior Chris Trasacco, juniors Matt Rougeot and Ben Hamel (assist), and sophomore Matt Blois. Senior John Klemenz added an assist and junior goalkeeper Jared Lawson garnered 20 saves.
Cheshire hosts Northwest Catholic (1-5) on Thursday at 7 p.m.
Remainder of Wednesday's schedule:
Softball (7-3; 3-1)
Cheshire carries a three-game win streak into this game with Jonathan Law (5-4) at 4 p.m.
Boys' Tennis (4-4)
Winners of four straight matches, Cheshire hosts Xavier (4-1) at 4 p.m.