Most Penn College fall sports teams in full swing

Six of eight Pennsylvania College of Technology fall sports teams saw action last week as their seasons got into full swing.

FLASHBACK:

MEN’S SOCCER

At Gallaudet University on Saturday, Penn College posted its first win of the season, 2-1 in double overtime, to go to 1-3 overall and 1-1 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference. Colton Wartman knocked in the game-winner at the 1:07:58 mark. Gallaudet scored early and then got the Wildcats back in the match with an own goal. Penn College led in shots, 13-12 (5-4 on goal), and Gallaudet led in corner kicks, 6-5.

WOMEN’S SOCCER

For the second straight year, Penn College took honors when it played crosstown rival Lycoming College in the ninth annual Battle for the Lumber with a 2-1 non-conference win on Wednesday. Lycoming leads the series 5-3-1. The Wildcats built a 2-0 lead on goals from Dominique Brown and Megan Bugbee. Lycoming led in shots, 19-12 (7-6 on goal), and corner kicks, 7-3. Penn College goal keeper Taylor Gonzales had six saves on the day.

On Saturday at Gallaudet University, Tiffany Brown scored twice and assisted on another goal as Penn College posted a 6-0 shutout and improved to 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the NEAC. Erica Gallagher, of Wyoming, ended the day with two assists and Gonzales was perfect in goal. The Wildcats led in shots, 22-9 (12-4 on goal), and in corner kicks, 12-5.

WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL

In its NEAC opener on Tuesday at Penn State Berks, Penn College lost, 0-3 (19-25, 9-25, 13-25).

Hosting a triangular on Saturday, Penn College lost to Lancaster Bible College, 0-3 (9-25, 14-25, 16-25), in a NEAC match and to Alfred State College, 0-3 (9-25, 19-25, 17-25), in non-conference play to drop to 0-7 overall and 0-2 in the NEAC.

GOLF

In their season opener on Wednesday in the Keuka College Invitational at Lakeside Country Club in Penn Yan, New York, the Wildcats finished fourth in an 11-team field with a 323, four strokes off the pace of winning SUNY Canton. Tyler Marks led Penn College with a 78 and tied for sixth among 60 golfers.

MEN’S CROSS-COUNTRY

At the Lancaster Bible College Charger Invitational on Saturday, Penn College ended third in a 15-team field. Josh Velez placed fifth among 134 individuals and led the Wildcats with a time of 27:59.3 over an 8K course.

WOMEN’S CROSS-COUNTRY

Jersey Shore grad Sidney Trunzo ended third in a field of 97 while leading Penn College to a third-place finish in a field of 13 teams Saturday at the Lancaster Bible College Charger Invitational. Trunzo covered the 6K course in 26:50.5.

MEN’S-WOMEN’S TENNIS

All of the scheduled matches were postponed.

SCHEDULE/RECORDS/RESULTS

Men’s soccer

Overall: 1-3

NEAC: 1-1

Sunday, Sept. 9 – at Pitt-Greensburg, canceled

Saturday, Sept. 15 – at Gallaudet University (NEAC), W, 2-1, 2 OT

Sunday, Sept. 16 – at Lycoming College, 1 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 22 – host College of St. Elizabeth (NEAC), 3 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 25 – at Clarks Summit University, 4 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 29 – host SUNY Cobleskill (NEAC), 3 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 30 – host SUNY Poly (NEAC), 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – host King’s College, 7 p.m.

Women’s soccer

Overall: 4-0

NEAC: 2-0

Wednesday, Sept. 12 – Battle for the Lumber at Lycoming College, W, 2-1

Saturday, Sept. 15 – at Gallaudet University (NEAC), W, 6-0

Wednesday, Sept. 19 – host Penn State Harrisburg, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 22 – host College of St. Elizabeth (NEAC), 1 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 26 – at Clarks Summit University, 4 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 29 – host SUNY Cobleskill (NEAC), 1 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 30 – host SUNY Poly (NEAC), noon

Wednesday, Oct. 3 – at Susquehanna University, 4 p.m.

Men’s cross-country

Saturday, Sept. 15 – at Lancaster Bible Charger Invitational, finished third in a 15-team field

Saturday, Sept. 29 – 38thannual Mike Woods Invitational at SUNY Geneseo, 11 a.m.

Saturday, Oct. 13 – at Gettysburg College Invitational, 10:30 a.m.

Friday, Oct. 19 – at Lebanon Valley College Last Chance Run Fast Invitational, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 27 – NEAC Championship at Lancaster

Saturday, Nov. 10 – NCAA Division III Mideast Regional Championships at Center Valley, TBA

(End of season)

Women’s cross-country

Saturday, Sept. 15 – at Lancaster Bible Charger Invitational, finished third in a 13-team field.

Saturday, Sept. 29 – 38thannual Mike Woods Invitational at SUNY Geneseo, 11 a.m.

Saturday, Oct. 13 – at Gettysburg College Invitational, 10:30 a.m.

Friday, Oct. 19 – at Lebanon Valley College Last Chance Run Fast Invitational, 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 27 – NEAC Championship at Lancaster

Saturday, Nov. 10 – NCAA Division III Mideast Regional Championships at Center Valley, TBA

(End of season)

Women’s volleyball

Overall: 0-7

NEAC: 0-2

Tuesday, Sept. 11 – at Penn State Berks (NEAC), L, 0-3 (19-25, 9-25, 13-25)

Saturday, Sept. 15 – host Alfred State College, L, 0-3 (9-25, 19-25, 17-25)

Saturday, Sept. 15 – host Lancaster Bible College (NEAC), L, 0-3 (9-25, 14-25, 16-25)

Saturday, Sept. 22 – vs. Morrisville State College (NEAC) at Cazenovia College, 2 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 22 – at Cazenovia College (NEAC), 4 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 27 – vs. Misericordia University at Marywood University, 6 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 27 – at Marywood University, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 29 – host College of St. Elizabeth (NEAC), noon

Saturday, Sept. 29 – host Cheyney University, 4 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 6 – host SUNY Cobleskill (NEAC), 11 a.m.

Saturday, Oct. 6 – host SUNY Poly (NEAC), 5 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 9 – at Elmira College, 6 p.m.

Men’s tennis

Overall: 0-1

Monday, Sept. 10 – at Misericordia University, ppd.

Tuesday, Oct. 2 – at Lycoming College, 4 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 7 – host King’s College, 2 p.m.

(End of fall season)

Women’s tennis

Overall: 0-0

Monday, Sept. 10 – at Misericordia University, ppd.

Saturday, Sept. 15 – at Susquehanna University, ppd.

Thursday, Oct. 4 – at Lycoming College, 4 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 7 – host King’s College, 2 p.m.

(End of fall season)

Golf

Wednesday, Sept. 12 – at Keuka College Invitational, finished fourth in an 11-team field

Tuesday, Sept. 18 – at Elizabethtown Invitational, 1 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 24 – vs. Lycoming College at Williamsport Country Club, noon

Monday, Oct. 1 – at Penn State Hazleton Invitational, 11 a.m.

Saturday, Oct. 20 – NEAC Fall Preview at Penn State Berks, 10 a.m.

Monday, Oct. 22 – at Lebanon Valley College, noon

(End of fall season)

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