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High school roundup: No. 4 Quaker Valley defeats 2nd-ranked Moon

| Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, 10:12 p.m.
Greensburg Salem's Mary Markle (12) and Southmoreland's Vayda Farino (11) fight for possession during a match in Greensburg on September 18, 2013.
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Greensburg Salem's Mary Markle (12) and Southmoreland's Vayda Farino (11) fight for possession during a match in Greensburg on September 18, 2013.
Southmoreland's Emily Burkhart blocks a shot against Greensburg Salem during a match Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013.
Guy Wathen | Tribune-Review
Southmoreland's Emily Burkhart blocks a shot against Greensburg Salem during a match Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013.
Southmoreland's Kaylee Cummins (12) defends Greensburg Salem's Kellie Lynch (11) during a match in Greensburg on September 18, 2013.
Guy Wathen | Tribune-Review
Southmoreland's Kaylee Cummins (12) defends Greensburg Salem's Kellie Lynch (11) during a match in Greensburg on September 18, 2013.

Greer Monahan scored both goals for Class AA No. 4 Quaker Valley (9-0, 5-0) in leading the Quakers to a 2-1 win over No. 2-ranked Moon (7-1, 4-1) in Section 5 on Wednesday night.

Moriah Wigley assisted on the first goal, and Monahan found a loose ball in the box off a corner kick for the game-winner.

Molly Harkins allowed just one goal in the win.

Hopewell 5, Riverside 0 — Abby Losco scored three goals, and Shannon Shawgo and Mackenzie Heranic both had two assists to lead Class AA No. 5 Hopewell (6-1, 5-0) to a Section 3 win. Goalkeeper Emilie Hovanec was credited with her third shutout.

Yough 13, Uniontown 0 — Theresa Merlino, Natalie Luppold and Shawna Zaken each scored three goals for Yough (5-1, 3-0) in Section 1-AA.

Franklin Regional 2, Kiski Area 0 — Cassidy LeDonne and Melanie Renda scored for Franklin Regional (3-4-1, 2-2-1) in Section 1-AAA. Dana Altman made four saves.

Norwin 2, Latrobe 1 — Micayla Livingston scored the winning goal in the second half for Class AAA No. 1 Norwin (5-0-1, 3-0) in a Section 1-AAA win. Paige Pristas also scored for Norwin.

Penn-Trafford 9, Connellsville 1 — Italia Biondi scored three goals for Penn-Trafford (5-3, 4-0) in a Section 1-AAA victory.

Goalkeeper Kayla DiPaolo made one save for the shutout.

Baldwin 7, Ringgold 0 — Lydia Fennell scored three goals, and Amanda Grmusa added two for Baldwin (6-1, 4-0) in Section 4-AAA play. Liz Spegar recorded the shutout.

Canon-McMillan 8, Brashear 1 — Sabrina Bryan scored two goals, and Alli Thomas had four assists to lead Canon-McMillan (4-2-2, 2-1-1) in Section 5-AAA.

Greensburg C.C. 8, St. Joseph 0 — Fran Crouse and Malea Fabean both scored three goals and recorded one assist for Class A No. 1 Greensburg Central Catholic (5-1, 4-0) in a Section 4-A win.

Bailey Cartwright registered three assists, while Kate Pedder recorded the shutout.

Shady Side Academy 4, Springdale 0 — Elizabeth Harper, Maggie Scott, Eliza Cochran and Paige Moritz scored for Class A No. 2 Shady Side Academy (6-2, 4-1) in Section 4-A action.

Zoe Schoen registered three assists, and Olivia Cochran recorded the shutout.

Avonworth 4, Seton-La Salle 0 — Emily Paszkiewicz scored three goals for Class A No. 3 Avonworth (7-1, 5-0) in Section 3-A play.

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