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October 9, 2012

High School Roundup: Late goals lifts Shikellamy on Senior Night

Late goals lifts Braves

By The Daily Item

FIELD HOCKEY

SUNBURY -- Shikellamy scored twice in the final 4:07 of the first half to hold on for a, 2-1, Heartland Athletic Conference Division I victory on senior night at Shikellamy Stadium on Tuesday night.

Caroline Stepanik and Kennedy Smith both scored on penalty corners for Shikellamy (7-6-1, 4-4-1 HAC-I), with Smith's tally coming with just four seconds remaining on the clock.

The win keeps the Braves about .500, the minimum record required to qualify for the District 4 playoffs. The regular season ends next week.

Tatum Albertson scored for the Ironmen on Danville's only shot of the game.

n Midd-West 4,

Milton 0

MIDDLEBURG -- Midd-West is inching closer to a District 4 playoff berth, and Larissa Spahr is helping the Mustangs in that quest. Spahr scored a pair of first-half goals as Midd-West beat Milton.

Alexis Steininger and Brenee Kratzer added second-half goals to put the game away for Midd-West (8-6, 3-5 HAC-I). Mikayla Freed also made two saves to get the shutout for the Mustangs.

n Selinsgrove 3,

Lewisburg 0

SELINSGROVE -- Emily Klingler, Becca Bausinger and Jenna Kapsar all scored for the Seals in the HAC-I win over the Green Dragons.

Courtney McCartney made four saves to get the shutout for Selinsgrove (11-3-2, 9-0-1 HAC-I).

Lewisburg is 8-5-1 overall.

BOYS SOCCER

n Lewisburg 2,

Mifflinburg 1

LEWISBURG -- Nick Janesh scored off a Bronson Ferster corner kick with 23:46 left in the game to break a 1-all tie and give the Green Dragons the HAC-I victory.

Lewisburg (12-2-1, 8-2-1 HAC-I) led on Daniel Cole's unassisted goal until Clair Ferguson tied it on a penalty kick just 3:44 into the second half.

Nick Bachorski also made 15 saves for the Wildcats. "Nick had a heck of a night," said Green Dragons' coach Skip Kratzer.

n Danville 1, Midd-West 0

DANVILLE -- With Chris Dempsey in goal, Zach Smith's goal in the 20th minute of the first half stood up for the Ironmen in the HAC-I win.

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