Gibboney moves to 2nd in Lyco men’s soccer wins
Thanks to a controlling offense and a stout defense, the 11th-ranked Lycoming College men’s soccer team played a complete game in its 3-0 MAC Commonwealth win over Albright College on Wednesday afternoon.
With the win, Lycoming head coach Nate Gibboney has 66 wins in his five-year career, tying Rob Eaton, who coached from 1990-95, for the second-most career wins in program history. It was also the senior class’ 55th career win, expanding their school record as the team has notched a 55-12-9 (.783) record in the last five years.
The Warriors got on the board in the 33rd minute when junior Jake Webb crossed his corner kick into the 18-yard box where sophomore Tanner Fonjweng fired a shot which was deflected and sophomore Steven Riad lasered in the loose ball for the 1-0 advantage. It was Webb’s team-leading fifth assist.
• Willow Perkins’ goal in the final minute of the first half proved to be all Bloomsburg would need to edge Mansfield 1-0 on a soggy afternoon in college field hockey.
The Mountaineers made six saves in the first half, including a defensive save by Madison Wilinsky, but Perkins took advantage of a deflected ball and put it in goal.
• Nick Musto had a hat trick and Dominic Caputo had a goal and assist in Montoursville’s 4-2 win over South Williamsport in boys soccer.
Tayge Molino and Curtis Sauers both scored for the Mounties.
Lycoming 3, Albright 0
LC–Steven Riad (Jake Webb, Tanner Fonjweng), 32:27; LC–Kyle Mizell (Mateo Velasquez), 55:32; LC–Kyle Settenbauer (Nick Thornton), 59:23.
Shots: Lycoming 18, Albright 4. Corner kicks: Lycoming 10, Albright 3. Saves: Albright 5, Lycoming 2.
College field hockey
Bloomsburg 1, Mansfield 0
BU–Willow Perkins, 34:34.
Shots: Bloomsburg 23, Mansfield 13. Penalty corners: Bloomsburg 7, Mansfield 6. Saves: Mansfield 13, Bloomsburg 7.
Montoursville 4, South Williamsport 2
M-Nick Musto (Angelo Silvagni), 2:34. SW-Tayge Molino (Curtis Sauers), 23:37. M-Musto (Dominic Caputo), 24:34. M-Caputo, 40;13. SW-Sauers, 57:35. M-Musto (Jonah Isaacson), 74:37.
Shots: M 15, SW 6. Corners: M 10, SW 2. Saves: M (Plankenhorn) 3, SW (Wheeland) 5