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Baker, NFM girls stay unbeaten

December 1, 2012
By JIM LINETTE ( , Cape Coral Daily Breeze

District 4A-12 rivals Fort Myers and Ida Baker collided Friday night at Edison Stadium for another spirited confrontation.

The host Green Wave drew first blood with an early goal, but the Bulldogs got the tying score before halftime. The unbeaten Bulldogs tacked on two goals in the second half to post a 3-1 victory.

Gabby Morales scored two of Baker's goals, but it was a penalty kick score by senior Monique Elliott that put the Bulldogs in front for good. Shannon Pearl assisted on both goals for Morales.

Bulldogs goalkeeper Angela Christiano came through with eight saves to preserve the win.

Baker (12-0-1, 3-0-1 district) visits Bishop Verot on Monday.

North Fort Myers 3, Gulf Coast 2: Darian Leschewski scored all three goals to lead unbeaten North Fort Myers past Gulf Coast Friday night.

All three of Leschewski's goals came in the second half with goalkeeper Amy Pavy recording 16 saves to preserve the win.

The Red Knights (9-0) play at Estero on Monday.

Mariner 6, South Fort Myers 0: Alejandra Muro-Solis knocked in two goals and assisted on three others to back two goals by Megan Fritz and lead Mariner past South Fort Myers Friday night.

Heather Gillions and Holly Fritz each added one goal for the Tritons (5-2-3), who play at Cape Coral on Tuesday.

Girls Basketball

Ida Baker 48, East Lee County 30: A quick start was all Ida Baker needed en route to a victory over East Lee County Friday night.

The Bulldogs opened a 17-6 lead in the first quarter and padded that to 27-13 by halftime and the outcome was never in doubt after that.

Hannah Del Negro pitched in a game-high 19 points and Jessie Placher contributed 14 points.

Ali Nicloy grabbed 10 rebounds and Brittney Benvie pulled down nine.

The Bulldogs (5-2) host defending state champion Dunbar on Tuesday.

East Lee Co. 6 7 10 7 - 30

Ida Baker 17 10 14 7 - 48

East Lee 30 - Waithe 9, Donovan 15, Jean-Louis 2, Mager 4. Totals: 12 4-6 30.

3PG: Donovan 2.

Baker 48 - Ross 6, Nicloy 3, Benvie 6, Placher 14, Del Negro 19. Totals: 19 2-6 48.

3PG: Del Negro 5, Placher 3


Foxboro Duals at Lely: Mariner advanced to Saturday's championship bracket. Cape Coral, North Fort Myers and Oasis advanced to the consolation bracket rounds.

Friday's match results - Mariner 73, Lake Worth 3; Mariner 67, Dunbar 6; Park Vista 53, Cape Coral 20; Cape Coral 72, North Fort Myers 12; Lely 66, North Fort Myers 3; Mater 48, Oasis 30; East Lee County 42, Oasis 33.


Naples advanced in the Class 6A playoffs with a 41-14 victory over Daytona Mainland on Friday night.

Immokalee advanced in Class 5A with a 38-21 win over Lake Wales.

The season came to an end for Naples' First Baptist Academy in Class 2A in a 27-13 loss at Dade Christian.



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