Local roundup: Williamsport boys post 4 second-half goals in win

Williamsport scored first and never let up as the Millionaires added three second-half goals to defeat Mifflinburg, 4-1, in boys soccer on Thursday afternoon.

Leo Daverio scored twice for Williamsport and Jimmy Pombor and Michael Collyer both added a goal. Elliott Wannop, who replaced a sick starting goalie J.R. Confair, had nine saves in goal.

Nathan Wetherhold tallied a goal and an assist as Muncy overcame an early deficit to top Benton, 2-1.

Pavel McMonigle made seven saves for Muncy.

Alex Butzler posted four goals and Connor Cornelius added two more as Jersey Shore defeated St. Joseph’s, 8-0. Hunter Bierly and Lincoln Lilley also scored for the Bulldogs.

Zach Baylor stopped seven shots, but Montoursville fell to Midd-West, 6-0.

Levi Kennel and Tyrese Hazzoum both recorded hat tricks in Warrior Run’s 8-0 rout of Shamokin in boys soccer.

Jared Emmert and Alex Hazzum also scored. Warrior Run built up a 6-0 lead at the half.

• In girls soccer, after Troy scored early, Jena Boyce scored in the first half and early in the second to lift Wellsboro to a 2-1 win over Troy.

• In girls volleyball, Caitlyn Callahan had 15 kills, eight digs and two blocks to lead Wellsboro over Towanda, 3-0.

Ashleigh Southard totaled 15 digs and 11 points to lead Williamson to a 3-1 win over Cowanesque Valley.

• Muncy lost in girls field hockey to Huntingdon, 3-2. Muncy came out aggressive early, which resulted in Muncy freshman Hallie McClure scoring four minutes into the first half. Huntingdon took the lead with two consecutive goals however by Madeline Eby.

Muncy’s final goal came from Marquesa Staib on a Lily Moyer assist.

BOYS SOCCER

Williamsport 4, Mifflinburg 1

W–Jimmy Pombor, 11:50. W–Leo Daverio, 31:00. W–Michael Collyer, 12:48. M–B. Linn, 8:00. W–Daverio, 2:00.

Shots: W 10, M 10. Corners: W 2, M 1. Saves: W (Elliott Wannop) 9, M (R. Maurer) 4.

Records: Williamsport (1-1), Mifflinburg (3-1). Next game: Lewisburg at Williamsport, Saturday, 7 p.m.

Muncy 2, Benton 1

B– Sam Saxe (Fernando Cruz), 4:03. M– Conner Sassano (Nathan Wetherhold), 28:00. M– Wetherhold (free kick), 57:01.

Shots: B 8, M 7. Corners: B 3, M 6. Saves: M 7 (Pavel McMonigle).

Jersey Shore 8, St. Joseph’s 0

Goals: JS– Alex Butzler 4, Connor Cornelius 2, Hunter Bierly 1, Lincoln Lilley 1.

Shots: JS 25.

Midd-West 6, Montoursville 0

MW– Carter Knepp (:45), :45; Evan Eppley, 40:43; Eppley (Knepp), 42:38; Dominick Abate (Canyon Zeigler), 40:43; Knepp (Angus Strohecker), 68:50; Knepp (Brandon Hartley), 73:14.

Shots: M 2, MW 11. Corners: M 1, MW 4. Saves: M 7 (Zach Baylor), MW 2 (Chase Roush).

Warrior Run 8, Shamokin 0

WR–Tyrese Hazzoum (Luke Mattox), 3:44. WR–Levi Kennel (Alex Hazzoum), 6:20. WR–T. Hazzoum, 8:50. WR–Kennel, 10:08. WR–Jared Emmert (Alex Frederick), 13:30. WR–Kennel (Logan Confer), 32:42. WR–T. Hazzoum, 0:56. WR–A. Hazzoum, 3:50.

Shots: WR 17, S 3. Corners: WR 6, S 1. Saves: WR (Keegan Jenkins) 3, S (Hunter Kerstetter) 10. Records: Warrior Run (3-1, 1-1 HAC-II).

Girls Soccer

Wellsboro 2, Troy 1

T– Riley McClellan, 6:00. W– Jena Boyce, 25:00. W– Boyce, 50:00.

Shots: W 7, T 22. Corners: W 2, T 9. Saves: W 16 (Lilly Abadi 16); T 4 (Rathbun).

Girls Volleyball

Wellsboro 3, Towanda 0

Wellsboro 25-14, 25-17, 25-6

Kills: Caitlyn Callahan, 15. Assists: Megan Starkweather, 18. Points/Aces: Heidi Zuchowski, 18/4. Digs: Ryan Adams, 9. Blocks: Caitlyn Callahan.

JV match: Wellsboro, 2-0 (25-19, 25-10)

Next: Williamson at Wellsboro (Mon.)

Williamson 3, Cowanesque Valley 1

Williamson 25-12, 25-23, 18-25, 25-20

Stats: Ashleigh Southard 11 points, 15 digs; Mikarra Allen 9 points, 8 digs; Karmen Short 9 points, 4 digs; Makayla Vargeson 8 points, 4 kills, 5 digs; Rylie Walker 4 kills, 3 digs; Abby Ackley 12 digs, 1 kill.

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