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Westmoreland high school roundup: Schwerha leads GCC boy soccer to win

| Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, 8:09 p.m.

Joe Schwerha had two goals and two assists to help Class A No. 4 Greensburg Central Catholic to a 4-1 win over St. Joseph (2-6-1, 1-4) in a Section 2 boys soccer game Saturday.

Sean Gargan added a goal and assist, and Luke Mort also scored for the Centurions (4-1, 3-0).

Connellsville 4, Hempfield 3 (OT) — Connellsville (6-2, 3-2) rebounded from two losses last week to defeat Hempfield (2-4, 0-4) in Section 4-AAAA.

Knoch 5, Greensburg Salem 0 — Greensburg Salem dropped to 0-6 overall and 0-5 in Section 1-AAA after a loss to Knoch (4-1-1, 3-0).

Belle Vernon 7, Trinity 0 — Markello Apodiakos had four goals for Belle Vernon (5-1, 2-1) in a Section 3-AAA victory.

Mt. Pleasant 2, Freeport 0 — Brad Tait and Sam Napper scored to lift Mt. Pleasant (5-2, 5-0) in a Section 2-AA victory. Shane Piper earned the shutout. Giovanni Pugliese made eight saves for Freeport (5-1, 3-1).

Valley 4, Derry 2 — Four players scored as Valley (3-3, 1-3) overcame a 2-0 deficit to defeat Derry (1-4, 0-4) in Section 2-AA. Tyler Walmsley, Michel Ondrey, Joshua Telles and Jared Buzzell scored for Valley. Derry jumped to a 2-0 lead on goals by Gavin Johnston and Lucas Snyder before Valley tied it in the last 15 minutes of the half.

Charleroi 3, Yough 1 — Nick Laskey, Evan McGuire and Cullin Woytovich scored to guide Charleroi (5-3, 4-1) to a win in Section 3-AA.

Carter Logan scored for Yough (1-4, 1-3).

McGuffey 1, Southmoreland 0 — Southmoreland fell to 0-6 overall and 0-4 in Section 3-AA after a loss to McGuffey (3-4, 3-2).

Monessen 3, Brentwood 2 — Monessen improved to 3-3 overall and 2-3 in section play with a Section 4-A win over Brentwood (2-3, 2-3).

Girls soccer

Freeport 9, Derry 0 — Sidney Shemanski scored three goals to lead Freeport (6-1) past Derry (0-7) in nonsection play. Kaylee Comperatore added two goals for Freeport, which has outscored its opponents 48-8.

Hickory 2, Greensburg C.C. 1 — Sarah Orndoff scored on an assist from Sydney Ward for Class A No. 1 Greensburg Central Catholic (3-1) in a nonsection loss at Hickory. Emily Maurer and Natalie Bell scored for Hickory.

Penn-Trafford 3, Plum 1 — In nonsection play, Erin Brady, Lauren Stovar and Kiley Dugan scored goals to lead Penn-Trafford (4-2) past Plum (4-1).

Girls volleyball

Derry Invitational — Central Cambria edged Norwin, 25-22, in the championship game to earn the Derry Invitational title. Latrobe and Thomas Jefferson were the other semifinalists.

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