Loyalsock advanced to the District 4 Class AA team tennis semifinals with a 3-2 victory over Danville on Tuesday afternoon at Bloomsburg University. Sarah Malone won a three-set match at No. 3 singles to secure the victory. Malone dropped the first set 6-2 before rallying in the next two sets, 6-4, 6-1.
The Lancers (15-2) will play Bloomsburg next Tuesday at Bloomsburg University. The Lancers and Panthers split their two meetings this year.
Milton defeated Towanda 3-1, sweeping the doubles. No. 1 singles was pulled after one set since the winning team had been determined.. Milton moved on to play Hughesville but lost 3-0. Courtney McCann won No. 1 singles and Kierra Creucher won No. 2 singles. Some other matches were also not completed.
Lexi Macchioni of Montoursville, right, keeps her balance as Kelsy VanBuskirk of Selinsgrove falls Tuesday at Montoursville. View additional photos at cu.sungazette.com.
Also, Montgomery beat Cowanesque Valley in the first round before falling to Bloomsburg in the second round.
In the District 2-4 AAA?doubles tournament Tuesday in Wilkes-Barre's Kirby Park, Liz Nash and Isabel Bauer, the top seeds from Williamsport, advnced to the semifinals to be held today. They're joined in the semifinals by Sara Danley and Erin Engel of Jersey Shore.
Nash and Bauer had a first-round bye, beat Kristen Denniston and Savannah Brunnette of Wallenpaupack, 6-0, 6-0, and then Abby Fisch and Devin Zombek of Scranton 6-4, 7-6 (2). Today's opponent is Emily Pocius and Cara Perrotti, the fifth seeds from North Pocono.
Amanda Southard and Taryn Peacock of WHS won the opening round and lost in the second round. As No. 6 seeds, the beat Stephanie Roa and Bridgette Washburne of Wallenpaupack 6-4, 6-0, before falling to Danley and Engel, 6-1, 6-4.
Danley and Engel, the No. 3 seeds, beat Laura Monto and Emily Coslet of Valley West, 6-0, 6-0 in the first round.
Danley and Engel's semifinal is vs. No. 7 Dana Schneider and Alia Sod of Coughlin.
In boys soccer, Dalton Litzelman scored two goals, including off a corner kick, as Liberty blanked Northern Potter, 2-0. The Mounties (8-7) need one win in their final three games to reach districts.
Dan Brooks scored 2 goals and added an assist as Wellsboro defeated Northeast Bradford 6-0. Tucker Worthington added two assists in the win.
In girls soccer, Katie Harlacher and Carly Mill each scored in the 38th minute as Montoursville defeated Selinsgrove 2-0. With the win Montoursville is now 11-1-1.
Allie Pagana netted 3 goals and added 2 assists as Loyalsock defeated Mount Carmel 6-1. Ally Kennedy added 2 assists, Angie Cardillo added two goals and an assist and Alonna Soars scored a goal in her first game of the year on senior night.
Brooke Kohler, Brynn Ripley and Laura Bleggi each had a goal as Wellsboro defeated Wyalusing 3-0. Meghan Bodine made 5 saves in the win.
Miranda Young scored 3 goals as South Williamsport defeated Muncy 4-1. Muncy's Carly DeVore scored her 47th career goal in the loss.
Amy Southard and Erica Ludwikowski scored in Williamsport's 2-1 win over Shiekllamy.
Warrrior Run and Hughesville tied 0-0, despite Warrior Run outshooting the Spartans, 17-4.
In girls volleyball Canton defeated Cowanesque Valley 3-1, despite losing the first set. Becky Plummer had 13 assists for CV and Whitney Earl and Chandler Mastin each added 4 kills for CV.
In mens soccer, Connor McNiff and Adam Kuntz each scored as Lycoming defeated Lebanon Valley 2-0. It was Lycoming's first win against Lebanon Valley since 2008. Lock haven defeated Chestnut Hill 2-0 on goals scored by Tyler Weikert and Jacob Oldaker on a penalty kick.
In womens soccer Lock Haven defeated Molloy 3-1. Sam Biondi, Sarah Bonelli and Katie Eichman all scored for Lock Haven.
In womens volleyball, Lycoming defeated Widener 3-0. Bethany Richardson had 18 kills, Katelyn McKillop had 41 of the 44 assists and Kristin Whitehead had 10 digs for the Lady Warriors.
Pitt-Johnstown defeated Lock Haven 3-0. Kaleigh Hudak had 11 kills and Jessica Brown had 30 assists in the loss.
District 4 AA?girls team tennis
Loyalsock 3, Danville 2
1, Pam Niditch, L, def. Linda Yang 6-2, 6-2; 2, Kim Levy, L, def. Christina Murphy 6-0, 6-0; 3, Sarah Malone, L, def. Alika Lopatka 2-6, 6-4, 6-1.
1, Amber Renz/Jessica Yoder, D, def. Mallee Hornberger/Emily Kuntz 6-4, 5-7, 7-6(6); 2, Danville wins by forfeit.
Record: Loyalsock 15-2. Next: Loyalsock vs. Bloomsburg, Tue.
Milton 3, Towanda 1
1, Leah Tillinghast, Milton, vs. Kaitlin Hallabuk (match was pulled after one set, Towanda leading 1-0); 2, Alaina Houtz, Milton, def. Carly Chaffee 6-4, 6-4; 3, Hannah Innocenzo, Towanda, def. Julia Spear 6-2, 6-3.
1, Jenna Bowersox/Hunter Metzger, Milton, def. Erica Place/Katie Christian 6-0, 6-0; 2, Caylee Pinchak/Taylor Wolfe, Milton, def. Rachel Dowsey/Arisa Kimura 6-0, 6-0.
Hughesville 3, Milton 0
1, Courtney McCann, Hughesville, def. Leah Tillinghast 6-2, 6-2; 2, Kierra Creucher, Hughesville, def. Alaina Houtz 6-3, 6-0; 3, Julia Spear, Milton, vs. Kendall Schriner (match was pulled after one set, Milton leading 1-0).
1, Olivia Gers/Allisa MaHucci, Hughesville, def. Jenna Bowersox/Hunter Metger 7-6 (7-1), 6-0. 2, Caylee Pinchak/Taylor Wolfe, Milton, vs. Anna Theverulecles/Paige Romin (match was pulled after two sets, tied at 1).
Records: Milton 9-9 (6-8).
Liberty 2, Northern Potter 0
L-Dalton Litzelman, 18:12; L-Litzelman, 27:04
Shots on Goal: L-7, N-5 Corners: L-4, N-4 Saves: L-8, N-1 Goalies: Liberty (Drake Schmouder); N. Potter (Frank Gardner).
Records: Liberty 8-7. Northern Potter 3-11. Next Game: Liberty vs. Williamson (Thursday, homecoming)
Wellsboro 6 NE Bradford 0
W - Erik Stemcosky (Josiah Hill), 28:48, W - Joe Allen (Dan Brooks), 35:11, W - Aaron Dillman (Tucker Worthington), 61:11, W - Brooks (Worthington), 67:29, Brooks (Cody DeHass), 72:57, W - Austin Haskins (Sean Dooley), 74:57.
Shots on goals: W- 23; NEB- 16. Saves: W 11; NEB 3.
Records: Wellsboro 11-3
Montoursville 2, Sellinsgrove 0
M- Carly Mill 38, M- Katie Harlacher (Bri Ulmer), 38
Shots on goal: S-4; M-10.Corner kicks: S-1; M-6. Saves: S-8; M-4. Goalies: Selinsgrove (Jessica Lawtom); M )Marline Bassett)
Records: Montoursville 11-1-1 Next game: Montoursville at Danville (Thu.)
Loyalsock 6 Mount Carmel 1
L-Alonna Soars (Ally Kennedy), 1, MC-Paige Hornmug (unassisted), 1; L-Angie Cardillo (Allie Pagana), 2, L-Pagana (Myriah Saar), 9, L-Cardillo (Pagana), 12, L-Pagana (Hunt), 28, L-Pagana (Kennedy), 47;
Shots on goal: MC-3; L-12. Corner kicks: MC-4; L-2. Saves: MC-7; L-2. Goalies: Mount Carmel (Brianna Lutz); Loyalsock (Laura Rude).
Records: Loyalsock 9-5-2 Next game: Montoursville at Loyalsock (Sat. 11)
Wellsboro 3 Wyalusing 0
We-Brooke Kohler, 7:01, We-Brynn Ripley, 31:55, We-Laura Bleggi, 32:22.
Shots on goal: Wya-7; Wel-18. Saves: Wya-8; Wel-5. Goalies: Wyalusing (C. Dietz); Wellsboro (Meghan Bodine).
South Williamsport 4 Muncy 1
SW-Miranda Young, 1 SW-Young, 22, SW-Young 38, SW-Cummings 43; M-Carly DeVore, 20:20.
Shots on goal: SW-33; M-5. Corner kicks: SW-3; M-0. Saves: SW-3; M-19. Goalies: SW (Kelsey Gantz); Muncy (Katherine Ebner).
Records: Muncy 4-9 Next game: Muncy at Bloomsburg (Thu.)
Williamsport 2, Shikellamy 1
W- Amy Southard, 33:00; W- Erica Ludwakowski, 50:00. S- Bingman
Shots on Goal: W 15, S 9 Corners: W 4, S 3 Goalies: W- Fink (8). S- Harmon (12)
Record: W 4-7-2 Next game: Williamsport at Selinsgrove on Thursday
Hughesville 0, Warrior Run 0
Shots on goal: Hughesville 4, Warrior Run 17 Corners: Hughesville 5, Warrior Run 2 Goalies: H- Allison Russell (14). W- Madi Welliver (3)
Record: Hughesville 6-6-1. Warrior Run 10-4-1 Next game: Hughesville at Mt. Carmel on Thursday
Canton 3 Cowanesque Valley 1
Scores:?23-25, 25-17, 25-13, 25-22
Service Aces: CV 17 (Taylor Hager 7). Kills: CV 17 (Whitney Earl 4, Chandler Mastin 4) Assists: CV 15 (Becky Plummer 13) Blocks: CV 1 (Delaney Smith 1)
Records: CV 6-8
Lycoming 2 Lebanon Valley 0
Lyco-Connor McNiff (Moises Lazo), 24:02, Lyco-Adam Kuntz 77:05.
Shots on goal: L-5; LV-1. Corner kicks: L-6; LV-3. Saves: L-1; LV-3. Goalies: Lycoming (Connor Keenan); Lebanon Valley (James Clements).
Records: Lycoming 6-4-1 Next game: Lycoming at Widener (Fri.)
Lock Haven 2 Chestnut Hill 0
LH-Tyler Weikert, 22:27, LH-Jacob Oldaker (PK), 80:08.
Shots on goal: CH-6; LH-10. Corner kicks: CH-5; LH-3. Saves: CH-2; LH-4. Goalies: CH (James Jackson); LH (Jon Howitt).
Records: Lock Haven 4-5
Lock Haven 3, Molloy 1
LH-Sam Biondi (Taylor Schutte), 21:02, LH-Sarah Bonelli, 44:38, LH-Katie Eichman (Jamie Hunter), 79:19; M-Jessica Malone, 22:50.
Shots on goal: M-10; LH-16. Corner kicks: M-4; LH-2. Saves: M-6; LH-4. Goalies: Molloy (Nicole DellaPorta); LH (Michelle Cuomo).
Records: LH 4-5-1; Molloy 1-9
Lycoming 3 Widener 0
Scores:?25-20, 25-21, 25-21
Service Aces: Lycoming 10 (Katelyn McKillop 3, Bethany Richardson 3). Widener 4 (Lauren Elliott 1, Ashley Ferrill 1) Kills: Lycoming 45 (Bethany Richardson 18, Maggie Slawson 6, Lauren Fink 6, Kylee Sutton 5). Widener 26 (Jessica Dembeck 8, Kaitlin Schnalzer 6, Brooke Ruditys 4) Assists: Lycoming 44 (Katelyn McKillop 41). Widener 23 (Sabrina Barbieri 21). Digs: Lycoming 46 (Kristin Whitehead 10, Katelyn McKillop 9, Amber Seibel 7) Widener 32 (Brooke Ruditys 11, Victoria Miller 8).
Records: Lycoming 17-7 (3-2)
Pitt-Johnstown 3 Lock Haven 0
Scores, 25-19, 25-23, 25-22
Service Aces: PJ 6 (Nikki Oakes 3, Brittany Saetre 2). LH 3 (Jessica Brown, Danielle Weaver, Bethany Burns) Kills: PJ 47 (Marissa Erminio 13, Beth Kendera 10, Kelsey Shanabrook 10). LH 32 (Kaleigh Hudak 11, Cody Anderson 9) Assists: PJ 45 (Allison Mondorff 45). LH 32 (Jessica Brown 30).
Records: 11-8 (2-5 PSAC); Next: West Chester at Lock Haven (Fri.)