• Cross Country
On August 30, Fitch cross country hosted eight teams at Austintown Township Park. The Falcon guys came out in first place with Alex While placing third at a time of 17:40; Josh Reid in fourth with a 17:48; Don Koehler in 10th at 18:26; Pat Ferguson in 14th with an 18:38; and Zak Patrick in 15th at 18:49. The top placers put Fitch in first with a score of 33, folowed by Maplewood at 43, Struthers at 68, Lordstown at 114, Ursuline at 157, Mineral Ridge at 162, Niles at 208 and Lowellville at 228.
• Girls Tennis
The Austintown girls tennis team lost 5-0 to a powerful Howland team on Aug. 31.
In singles: Mirna Tatic of Howalnd defeated Fitch’s Sarah Kupas 6-1, 6-0; Howland’s Michelle Griffin defeated Ficth’s Ashley Hanuschak 6-1, 6-1; and Laney Holloway of Howland defeated Emily Fisher of Austintown 6-1, 7-5.
In doubles action: Kristen Boye and Deena Awadallah of Howland defeated Fitch’s Nicole Wenick and Breanna Barto 3-6, 6-0, 6-4; and Howland’s Michelle Lussier and Sasha Pavlenko defeated Angela Murphy and Emily Wirtz of Fitch 6-3, 6-0.