High school roundup: No. 1 Norwin tops Franklin Regional
Lexie Kolano scored late in the second half to break a deadlocked game and give Norwin a 2-1 win over Franklin Regional in a Section 1-AAA girls soccer contest Monday night in North Huntingdon.
Cassidy LeDonne gave Franklin Regional (2-4-1, 1-2-1) a 1-0 lead early in the second half, but Abbey Tarosky tied the game soon after for the top-ranked Knights, who moved to 4-0-1 overall and 2-0 in Section 1.
Kiski Area 3, Hempfield 2 — Nicole Caldwell had a hat trick as Kiski Area (2-3-1, 1-1-0) earned a Section 1-AAA victory. Chelsea Burkhart scored twice for Hempfield (2-3, 1-2).
Pine-Richland 2, Hampton 1 — Catherine Eichenlaub and Sara Caligiuri each scored as Pine-Richland (5-2-1, 2-1-0) earned a Section 2-AAA win.
Fox Chapel 8, Woodland Hills 0 — Lauren Kelly and Taylor Cohen each scored twice as Fox Chapel (6-1, 3-0) earned a Section 3-AAA victory. Elayna Burdelski stood tall to record the shutout in goal.
Peters Township 1, Canon-McMillan 0 — Riley Partyka scored the game's only goal as No. 3 Peters Township (6-2, 3-0) earned a Section 5-AAA victory.
Yough 8, Waynesburg 1 — Natalie Luppold had a hat trick as Yough (4-1, 2-0) earned a win in Section 1-AA. Shawna Zaken and Franki Berarducci scored twice for the Cougars.
Blackhawk 4, Riverside 0 — Lexie Frank scored twice as Blackhawk (3-3, 1-1) won in Section 3-AA.
Charleroi 3, Bentworth 1 — Kyra Watkins scored twice and added an assist as Charleroi (4-1, 3-1) won in Section 2-A.
New Brighton 5, Quigley 0 — Leah Kelly and Maya Watkins scored as New Brighton (2-2-1, 2-2-1) won in Section 1-A. Kailey Bonner made eight saves for the shutout.
Serra Catholic 13, Monessen 0 — Megan Seig, Amber DeCarlo and Lauren Czerwien each had a hat trick as Serra Catholic (5-1, 2-1) earned a Section 2-A victory.
Seig's third goal was the 50th of her career.
Greensburg Central Catholic 7, Shady Side Academy 3 — Fran Crouse scored four times and Malea Fabean had two goals and an assist as No. 1 Greensburg Central Catholic (4-1, 3-0) earned a Section 4-A victory over No. 2 Shady Side Academy (5-2, 3-1).
Megan Shearson recorded three assists for the Centurions.
Baldwin 1, North Hills 0 — Katy Pearson scored the game's lone goal as Baldwin (5-1) picked up a nonsection victory.
Jeannette 4, St. Joseph1 — Bailey Chishko scored twice as Jeannette (3-1, 1-1) earned a nonsection win.
Billy Bryant and Phoenix Brown also scored for the Jayhawks.