High school roundup: Gateway girls soccer team tops No. 3 Fox Chapel
By Staff Reports
Published: Monday, October 8, 2012, 9:54 p.m.
Updated: Monday, October 8, 2012
Emily Stevens scored on a header off a corner kick in the second half to give Gateway (12-2-1, 10-0-1) a 2-1 Section 3-AAA victory over No. 3-ranked Fox Chapel (14-2, 9-2) on Monday night.
The win also clinched a section title for the Gators.
Fox Chapel struck first with a goal from sophomore Emma Slevin in the 55th minute, but Gateway's Carly Seneca tied the game one minute later.
Norwin 12, Connellsville 0 — Micayla Livingston recorded a hat trick, and Jessica Boydim added two goals for No. 4 Norwin (12-1-2, 10-1) in a Section 1-AAA win.
Franklin Regional 4, Hempfield 0 — Courtney Hanchey scored two goals for Franklin Regional (9-6, 7-4) in a Section 1-AAA victory.
Seneca Valley 3, North Allegheny 1 — Class AAA No. 5 Seneca Valley improved to 14-1 overall and 10-1 in Section 2 with a key victory at North Allegheny (10-4, 6-4).
Pine-Richland 6, North Hills 0 — Lydia Sargent had four goals to lead Pine-Richland (9-5, 5-5) to a Section 2-AAA win.
Canon-McMillan 2, Chartiers Valley 1 — Veronica Rothka scored with nine minutes remaining to give Canon-McMillan (7-5-2, 4-3-2) a Section 5-AAA win.
Laurel Highlands 4, Brashear 1 — In Section 5-AAA, Kaylee Rabatin recorded a hat trick to lead Laurel Highlands (5-8, 2-7).
McKeesport 2, Albert Gallatin 1 — Katie Strohm scored with less than 10 minutes to play to seal a Section 4-AAA win for McKeesport (2-11-1, 1-9-1). Mackenzie Bana recorded six saves.
Derry 3, Uniontown 2 — Senior captain Nichole Klapchar scored twice, and Shauna Wambold added a goal and assist to lead Derry (2-11, 2-8) to victory in Section 1-AA.
Mt. Pleasant 4, Waynesburg 0 — In Section 1-AA, Jordan Toohey scored two goals to lead Mt. Pleasant (8-7, 7-4) to victory.
Yough 6, Greensburg Salem 0 — Mikayla Mance had a hat trick, and Hannah Ponitz (2) and Taylor Hampshire also scored to lead Yough (14-2, 11-0) to a Section 1-AA win. Goalie Kirstin Capenos earned her sixth shutout for the Cougars, who have clinched the section title.
Hopewell 3, Ambridge 0 — Abby Losco scored two goals for Hopewell (10-2-1, 10-0-1) in a Section 3-AA win. Kyra Honeywill recorded two saves.
Quigley Catholic 1, Mohawk 0 — Liz Duer scored the lone goal with 18:40 gone in the second half to lead Quigley Catholic (8-7-1, 7-5-1) to a Section 1-A win. Mia Chis had six saves for her sixth shutout.
South Allegheny 5, Beth-Center 0 — Shannon Wygonik, Amber Brownfield and Melanie Girovski were among the scorers, as No. 4 South Allegheny (13-0, 10-0) clinched the school's first section title in girls soccer in a Section 2-A triumph.
Greensburg Central Catholic 8, Riverview 1 — Frannie Crouse scored three goals and added three assists to lead No. 1 Greensburg Central Catholic (10-1, 10-0) to a Section 4-A win.
Jeannette 3, Geibel 1 — Sydney Pecararo's hat trick keyed a Section 4-A victory for Jeannette (2-10, 2-9).
- Steelers hope new blocking scheme kick-starts running game
- NHL commissioner Bettman talks Crosby, Olympics, outdoor games
- Senators' Alfredsson clarifies comments made after Game 4
- Penguins insider: Golden opportunity arrives with Game 5
- 3 arrested in break-in at Allegheny Ludlum plant
- Starkey: Pens’ offense blazing historic path
- Mt. Pleasant to dedicate new digital wall
- Pens will unveil even bigger TV screen for fans in Game 5
- Connellsville’s Memorial Day features wreath toss, recitation of Gettysburg Address on 150th anniversary
- Budget steady on taxes
- Steelers notebook: Gilbert hopes to stay on left side of O-line
You must be signed in to add comments
To comment, click the Sign in or sign up at the very top of this page.
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.