South tennis puts together strong performance in win against Muncy

Eve Jackson, Sadie Stahl and Livy Harvey all won straight sets singles matches in convincing fashion as South Williamsport blanked Muncy, 5-0. Olivia Jackson and Emma McLaughlin were also impressive in their doubles victory, as were Emily Holtzapple and Mia McNaul with both winning in straight sets.

Falin Reynolds won in straight sets without dropping a game in No. 3 singles while helping Montgomery defeat Wellsboro, 4-1. Summer Drick and Carly Hall and Kailyn Woltz and Madison Budman were victorious in doubles for the Red Raiders. Wellsboro’s Hannah Nuss fought back from a set down to win at No. 1 singles, 0-6, 6-2, 6-3.

Anna Hall and Maddy Hall won singles matches for Loyalsock, helping the Lancers edge Lewisburg, 3-2. Each won in straight sets as did the doubles team of Izzy Dadzie and Chloe Kennedy. Elsa Fellon won for Lewisburg at No. 2 singles, while the doubles team of Erin Lowthert and Vivian Vance won at No. 2 doubles.

Teresa Temple’s hard-fought, three-set win highlighted Central Mountain’s 5-0 win against Mifflinburg. Temple defeated Lydia Crawford in No. 3 singles, 3-6, 7-5, 10-4, coming back to win the last two sets. Claire Long and Zeta Blesh won the other singles matches, dropping just one game between them.

In girls’ soccer, Emilie Nagel scored three goals and added an assist as Muncy blanked Sullivan County, 7-0. Anna Seeley opened the scoring with a goal of an Addi Eyer assist. Eyer added a goal and Avery Bigelow scored twice in the second half.

Jainie Hanford scored twice and assisted on Maggie Sheets’s goal as Warrior Run scored three times in the second half and defeated Loyalsock, 3-1. Reese Temple scored a first-half goal to give Loyalsock a 1-0 lead.

Tierney Patterson continued her strong season in goal for North Penn-Mansfield. Patterson made 16 saves in a 4-0 loss against Athens.

Mason Winslow scored on a penalty kick as Montoursville won a thriller, 3-2 in overtime against Mifflinburg. Winslow assisted on the game’s first goal which Wyatt Fry scored. Fry then tied the game in the 58th minute scoring off a Gavin Hawley assist.

Viktor Permyashkin scored and added two assists as Lewisburg continued rolling and blanked Shikellamy, 5-0. Zak Kreisher opened the scoring in the 18th minute and also assisted on the Reese Dieffenderfer’s goal which made it 2-0. Dieffenderfer capped the scoring in the second half and Alfred Romano also scored.

Josh Heiney scored a second-half goal, but Southern Columbia built a three-goal first-half lead and defeated Hughesville, 5-1. Jimmy Bender scored twice for the Tigers.

In cross country, the Williamsport boys team defeated Hughesville and Bloomsburg but dropped a 26-29 heartbreaker to Danville in a quad meet. Danville and Williamsport runners took all 10 places in the top 10 with each team having five. Ethan Holcomb took second for Williamsport in a time of 17 minutes, 24 seconds with Holden Furey and Patrick Nardi, finishing fourth and fifth. Hughesville’s Cam Fetterman took 12th to help Hughesville defeat Bloomsburg.

In the girls’ race, Hughesville’s Vivian Draper (6th), Katie Miller (8th) and Grace Fortin (10th) helped Hughesville pick up two wins with their top 10 finishes. Williamsport defeated Bloomsburg in the race.

The Lewisburg boys (6-0) stayed undefeated as it swept a quad meet against Central Mountain, Mount Carmel and Midd-West. Lewisburg placed six runners in the top 10 and Thomas Hess won the race in a time of 17:30. Jonathan Hess was second, just 11 seconds behind.

Lewisburg also swept the girls meet with Central Mountain taking two of three meets as it did in the boys race. Lewisburg’s Baylee Espinosa won the race in 18:42 while Central Mountain’s Abbey Wolfe was second in 19:40. Lewisburg and Central Mountain had nine of the 10 top finishers.

Sullivan County’s Tucker Blasi took a team-high 10th for the Griffins a tri-meet against Northeast Bradford and Athens. NEB swept the meet and combined with Athens to take the top nine places. Sullivan’s Libby Moore took ninth in the girls race.

Hanna Rabb shot a match-best 35 and helped Warrior Run edge Bloomsburg, 169-174 in high school golf. Dylan Laubach tied for third with a 41 and four Defenders shot 47 or lower.

In college tennis, freshman Emma Kelchner led the Lycoming College womenás tennis team to its first win, winning both her singles and doubles matches in a 5-4 victory over Susquehanna University at Brandon Park, just Lycoming’s second win over Susquehanna since 2002. It also was the first win for interim head coach Joel Reid.


South Williamsport 5, Muncy 0


1, Eve Jackson, S, def. Taylor Shannon, 6-2, 6-3; 2, Sadie Stahl, S, def. Bekah Rosario, 6-2, 6-0; 3, Livy Harvey, S, def. Alyssa Krepinevich, 6-3, 6-0


1, Olivia Jackson/Emma McLaughlin, S, def. Chevelle Bauman/Brie Myers, 6-2, 6-0; 2, Emily Holtzapple/Mia McNaul, S, def. Autumn Schmitt/Moth Harper, 6-1, 6-4

Records: South 4-2.

Montgomery 4, Wellsboro 1


1, Hannah Nuss, W, def. Samantha Guyer, 0-6, 6-2, 6-3; 2, Sloan Wooten, M, won via forfeit; 3, Falin Reynolds, M, def. Kailey Zuchowski, 6-0, 6-0


1, Summer Drick/Carly Hall, M, def. Gillian Hernandez/Kayleigh Harper, 2-6, 6-2, 6-2; 2, Kailyn Woltz/Madison Budman, M, def. Leslie Bowers/Braelynn Butler, 6-4, 6-1

Loyalsock 3, Lewisburg 2


1, Anna Hall, Loy, def. Grace Bruckhart 6-2, 6-0; Elsa Fellon, Lew, def. Alaina Dadzie 2-6, Forfeit; 3, Maddy Hall, Loy, def. Serena DeCosmo 7-5, 6-3


Izzy Dadzie/Chloe Kennedy, Loy, def. Sonja Johnson/Katelyn Beers 6-1, 6-3; Erin Lowthert/Vivian Vance, Lew, def Rebecca Pietraski/Elle Campana 6-3, 6-3

Central Mountain 5, Milton 0


1, Claire Long. def Emily Seward. 6-0, 6-0; 2, Zeta Blesh def Madelyn Nicholas 6-1, 6-0; 3, Teresa Temple. def. Lydia Crawford 3-6, 7-5, 10-4


1, Ellie Gundy/Bree Weaver. def Kyleigh Snyder/Abigail Kitchen 6-4, 7-6; 2, Catie Lugg/Ellie Harry. def. Emily Waltman/Aubree Carl. 6-2, 6-2

Girls Soccer

Muncy 7, Sullivan County 0

M – Anna Seeley (Addi Eyer) 1:41, Emilie Nagel (Eyer), Emile Nagel (Seeley) 44:02, Emilie Nagel (Mia Edkin) 50:26, Addi Eyer (Mia Edkin) 59:21, Avery Bigelow (Emilie Nagel) 68:39, Avery Bigelow (Ella Nagel) 73:00

Shots: M – 35, S – 6

Corners: Mä8, Sä1

Saves: Mä3, Sä2

Goalies: Muncy (Addi Gresh); Sullivan (Katie Shipton 2, Hallabuk 16)

Records: Muncy 2-2, 2-1 Mid-Penn.

Warrior Run 3, Loyalsock 1

L-Reese Temple; WäJainie Hanford, WäHanford, WäMaggie Sheets

Shots on Goal: Wä17, Lä4

Corners: Wä6, Lä1

Athens 4, North Penn-Mansfield 0

Kaitlyn Sutton (Ally Thoman), 3:35; Sutton (Addy Wheeler); Thoman (Wheeler), 41:01; Sutton, 44:32

Shots on Goal: Aä20, Nä7

Corners: Aä3, Nä1

Saves: Aä7, Nä16

Goalies: Athens (Abby Chapman), NP-Mansfield (Tierney Patterson)

Boys Soccer

Lewisburg 5, Shikellamy 0

LäZak Kreisher (Cohen Hoover), 18:30; Reese Dieffenderfer (Kreisher); Alfred Romano (Viktor Permyashkin), 1:18; Permyashkin (Hoover), 24:24; Dieffenderfer (Permyashkin), 12:43

Shots on Goal: Lä15, Sä2

Corners: Lä8, Sä4

Save: Lä2, Sä10

Goalies: Lewisburg (Henry Harrison); Shikellamy (Dillon Zechman)

Montoursville 3, Mifflinburg 2, OT

MoäWyatt Fry (Mason Winslow), 23:11; MiäMoses Knepp, 46:51; MiäGade Collare, 52:00; MoäFry (Gavin Hawley), 58:34; OTäWinslow, 82:35

Shots: Moä4, Miä4

Corners: Moä5, Miä3

Saves: Moä4, Miä4

Goalie: Montoursville (Mason Lauchle); Mifflinburg (Kanon Keister)

Southern Columbia 5, Hughesville 1

SäEddie Zuber, 31:38; SäJimmy Bender, 24:44; SäIsaac Carter, 38:10; HäJosh Heiney, 26:19; SäConnor Dunkleberger, 24:22; SäBender, 22:53

Shots: Hä4, Sä11

Corners: Hä1, Sä4

Save: Hä6, Sä3

Goalies: Hughesville (Jarrett Easton, Brett Whitmoyer); Southern (Ethan Reed)

JV Score: Hughesville 2-0.

Cross Country


Williamsport 15, Hughesville 45

Williamsport 15, Bloomsburg 50

Danville 26, Williamsport 29

Danville 15, Hughesville 49

Danville 15, Bloomsburg 5

Hughesville 15, Bloomsburg 49

Top Finishers: 1, Rory Lieberman, D, 17:08; 2, Ethan Holcomb, W, 17:24; 3, Dan Sesphar, D, 17:52; 4, Holden Furey, W, 18:05; 5, Patrick Nardi, W, 18:21; 6, Owen Carone, D, 18:25; 7, Jonah Weaver, D, 18:26; 8, Pence Kiesser, W, 18:28; 9, Nathaniel Girmay, D, 19:00; 10, Cashlin Rogers, W, 19:06

Lewisburg 15, Central Mountain 48

Lewisburg 15, Midd-West 50

Lewisburg 23, Mount Carmel 49

Central Mountain 23, Mount Carmel 41

Central Mountain 15, Midd-West 50

Top Finishers: 1, Thomas Hess, L, 17:30; 2, Jonathan Hess, L, 17:41; 3, Kris Kalbarhick, MC, 17:59; 4, Kieran Murray, L, 18:04; 5, Ben Hummel, M, 18:27; 6, Liam Shabahang, L, 18:36; 7, Paul Tranquillo, L, 19:04; 8, Sam Wible, C, 19:15; 9, Anden Aitkins, MW, 19:33; 10, Brady Ryder, L, 19:44


Williamsport 30, Bloomsburg 43

Danville 15, Williamsport 48

Hughesville 17, Williamsport 44

Hughesville 20, Bloomsburg 43

Danville 16, Hughesville 43

Danville 20, Bloomsburg 43

Top Finishers: 1, Maizy Aikey, B, 19:44; 2, Victoria Bartholomew, D, 21:01; 3, Bella Sohns, D, 21:54; 4, Hannah Bartholomew, D, 22:13; 5, Lauren Benfer, D, 22:15; 6, Vivian Draper, H, 22:39; 7, Thea Sommer, D, 22:42; 8, Katie Miller, 23:02; 9, Abril Xu, D, 23:42; 10, Grace Fortin, H, 24:03

Lewisburg 20, Central Mountain 38

Lewisburg 15, Midd-West 50

Lewisburg 15, Mount Carmel 50

Central Mountain 15, Midd-West 50

Central Mountain 15, Mount Carmel 50

Top Finishers: 1, Baylee Espinosa, L, 18:42; 2, Abbey Wolfe, C, 19:40; 3, Alanna Jacob, L, 19:55; 4, Jenna Binney, L, 20:51; 5, Maya Sak, L, 21:11; 6, Sofia Dressler, C, 23:17; 7, Chloe Spielyk, L, 23:59; 8, Gabriella Rosenberg, L, 24:06; 9, Autumn Garman, C, 24:35; 10, Sophia Croce, C, 24:36


Warrior Run 169, Bloomsburg 174

Warrior Run: Hannah Rabb, 35; Dylan Laubach, 41; Mason Sheesley, 47; Hunter Saul, 46; Reagen Campbell, 57; Emily Trautman, 53

Bloomsburg: Ben Sohosky, 40; Dylan Kreisher, 41; Zane Smith, 45; Ryan Scherer, 48; Alex Billmeyer, 62; Logan Traugh, 58


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