Local roundup: Hughesville boys sneak into playoffs
Lucas Shultz scored on a penalty kick in the second overtime for his fourth goal of the game in Sullivan County’s 5-4 win over Hughesville in boys soccer.
Despite the loss, Hughesville (7-11) qualified as the No. 8 seed for the District 4 Class AA playoffs and will face No. 1 seeded Lewisburg at a time and place to be determined.
Hughesville got goals from four players as Austin Lewis, Ryan Strimple, Nick Sharayko and Rylan Hicks all scored.
Milton defeated Shamokin, 7-1. Brent Artley led Milton with two goals. Alex Yoder had a goal and two assists and Ben Babakov had a goal and assist in the win.
Muncy’s Caleb Smith scored twice as the Indians defeated Troy, 8-1. Bryce Phillips, Jordan Yaple, Nathan Paisley, Nathan Wetherhold, Dan Hall and Takoda Moyer all scored as well.
Donovan Killian scored a trio of goals and added an assist as South Williamsport beat Mount Carmel, 10-1, to finish the regular season. The Mounties had 30 shots on goal.
Michael Gonazalez scored a goal and assisted on three others.
• In girls soccer, Gabby Heiss scored a pair of goals and assisted on another as Warrior Run closed the regular season with a 3-0 win over Bloomsburg.
Lanie Urbanski gave the Defenders a 1-0 lead with a first-half goal, and the Warrior Run defense made the lead stand up by not allowing a shot on goal.
Madi Welliver recorded the shutout in goal, the 57th of her career.
Kelsey Logan recorded a hat trick and dished out an assist and Emma Poirier had two goals and an assist as Wellsboro defeated North Penn-Mansfield, 7-1.
Julia Smith had a goal and assist for the Green Hornets as well.
NPM’s goal came from Libby Vogel on a Megan Derstine assist. Alaina McKee had 21 saves for NPM in the loss.
Macy McCarthy had three goals as Sullivan County blanked Wyalusing, 8-0. Leah Beinlich added two goals and Savannah Baldwin had two assists.
Loyalsock beat Williamsport, 5-0, in the regular-season finale as both teams are headed to the postseason next week. Williamsport will be the top seed in District 2-4 Class AAAA.
Loyalsock (15-2-1) got goals from Myriah Saar, Sarah Van Fleet, Hailey Zurich, Sam Stopper and Olivia Czap.
Megan Weber had a hat trick and assist in South Williamsport’s 6-1 win over Millville in the Mounties’ season finale.
Haley Neidig had a goal and assist and Paige Lentz had three assists for the Mounties (7-10-1).
Morgan Jacobs scored twice, Autumn Avery had a goal and assist and Hughesville blanked Montgomery, 6-0. Jayden Leighow, Morgan Hopkins and Sarah Pysher all also scored as well.
• Cowanesque Valley lost in three sets (25-22, 25-21, 25-19) to Canton. CV got 14 digs from Andrea DeSera and Amaya Walker. Walker also had a team-high nine kills.
Sullivan County 5, Hughesville 4
S – Taylor Baldwin (Lucas Shultz) 6; S – Lucas Shultz (Baldwin) 11; S – Shultz (Baldwin) 18; H – Austin Lewis (Justus Leighow) 25; H – Ryan Strimple (Ben McGovern) 35; H – Nick Sharakyo (Austin Lewis) 35; S – Shultz 41; H – Rylan Hicks PK 45; S – Shultz PK 105
Shots: H 16, S 9. Corners: H 7, S 3. Saves: H (Brendan Weaver) 4, S (Spencer Gordon) 12.
Records: Hughesville (7-11). Next game: Hughesville vs. Lewisburg, District 4 Class AA playoffs, TBA
Milton 7, Shamokin 1
M–Brent Artley (Cole Geiger), first half. M–Artley, first half. M–Ben Babakov (Alex Yoder), first half. M–Yoder (Ayden Yoder), first half. M–Josh Kern (Babakov), second half. M–Owen Yoder (Alex Yoder), second half. M–Ian Lilley, second half. S–Logan Williams, second half.
Shots: M 19, S 10. Corners: M 7, S 3. Saves: M (Aidan Welch) 9, S (Jacob Ramer) 12.
Muncy 8, Troy 1
M–Bryce Phillips, 21:00. M–Caleb Smith, 23:00. T–Jerry Williams, 32:00. M–Smith, 35:00. M–Jordan Yaple, 41:00. M–Nathan Paisley, 60:00. M–Nathan Wetherhold, 77:00. M–Dan Hall, 78:00. M–Takoda Moyer, 80:00.
Shots: M 17, T 10. Corners: M 3, T 9. Saves: M (Austin Stipcak) 8, T (Josh Nowacoski) 11.
SO. Williamsport 10, Mount Carmel 1
SW–Michael Gonzalez (Donovan Killian), 10:00. SW –Killian (Christian McBride), 21:00. SW–Killian (Nate Person), 24:00. SW–Franklin Summerson (Killian), 26:00. SW–Tayge Molino, 35:00. SW–Riley Shaffer (Gonzalez), 40:00. SW–Dominic Caroway (Gonzalez), 41:00. SW–Killian (Aaron Bird), 46:00. SW–Caroway (Gonzalez), 48:00. SW–Mason Shatuer (Jared Jacobs), 49:00. MC–Jose Velez, 60:00.
Shots: SW 30, MC 2. Corner kicks: SW 4, MC 1. Saves: SW 1 (Adam Wagner); MC 20 (Brandon Shustack).
Records: South Williamsport (10-8); Mount Carmel (0-17).
Warrior Run 3, Bloomsburg 0
WR–Lanie Urbanski (Gabby Heiss), 13:00; WR– Heiss, 10:49; WR –Heiss (Latricia Yocum), 24:42.
Shots: WR 18, B 0. Corners: WR 8, B 1. Saves: WR 0 (Madi Welliver); B 15 (Smakulski).
Records: Warrior Run (12-3-3, 9-1-2 HAC-III); Bloomsnburg (7-10-1, 5-8-1 HAC-III).
Wellsboro 7, NPM 1
W–Kelsey Logan, 2:33. W–Emma Poirier (Julia Smith), 8:13. W–Logan, 22:29. W–Poirier (Logan), 31:07. W–Dahlia Hosey, 42:13. W–Logan, 47:06. NPM–Libby Vogel (Megan Derstine), 59:28. W–Smith (Poirier), 63:31.
Shots: NPM 7, W 28. Corners: NPM 5, W 8. Saves: NPM (Alaina McKee) 21, W (Kailee Clymer) 6.
Sullivan County 8,
Sullivan goals: Macy McCarthy (3), Leah Beinlich (2), Alexis Randall (1), Morgan Randall (1), Madison Burke (1). Sullivan assists: Savannah Baldwin (2), Macy McCarthy (1), Kaiti Beinlich (1), Ashley Faus (1), Madison Burke (1), Alexis Randall (1).
Saves: SC (Bethany Weinhardt) 4.
Records: Sullivan County (13-5).
LOYALSOCK 5, WILLIAMSPORT 0
L–Myriah Saar (Jenna Gardner) 22; L–Sarah Van Fleet (Adriana Barone) 29; L–Haley Zurich 39; L–Sam Stopper (Juliana Cruz) 57; L–Olivia Czap (Kylah Tillotson) 72
Shots: L 11, W 0. Corners: L 6, W 0. Saves: L (Grace Shreckengast) 0; W (Lyra Vogelsong) 6
Records: Loyalsock (15-2-1).
South Williamsport 6, Millville 1
SW–Haley Neidig (Megan Weber). SW–Jaela House (Bella Green). SW–Weber. SW–Weber (Paige Lentz, Neidig). SW–Weber (Lentz). SW–Rhiannon Newcommer (Lenz). M–Morgan Bower.
Shots: SW 15, M 9. Saves: SW (Alyssa Johnson) 8, M (Natalie Henrie 1, Linsey Fisk 8) 9.
Records: South Williamsport (7-10-1).
Hughesville 6, Montgomery 0
H–Autumn Avery. H–Jayden Leighow (Avery). H–Morgan Hopkins. H–Sarah Pysher. H–Morgan Jacobs (Leighow). H–Jacobs (Courtney Oldwiler).
Shots: H 15, M 1. Saves: H (Alisha McKinley) 1, M 9.