The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 13, 2012

High school roundup: PK lifts Braves to victory


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BOYS SOCCER

n Shikellamy 2, Bald Eagle Area 1

SUNBURY -- Moments after Seth Burk was taken down in the box, Ian Snyder converted on a penalty kick as the Braves handed Bald Eagle Area a non-league loss on Saturday.

Justin Engle made nines saves to earn the shutout for the Shikellamy (2-14).

"It was a well-played game, very even," said Shikellamy coach Jon Steese. "We got a chance to convert and Ian finished."

Bald Eagle Area falls to 10-5-1.

n Danville 14, Mount Carmel 1

DANVILLE -- Chris Dempsey and Andrew Smith had a hat tricks and Gage Reber had a hand in six goals as the Ironmen rolled to the Heartland crossover victory.

Reber scored twice and added four assists for the Ironmen (13-1-1).

Richie Coffman scored for the Red Tornadoes, while Brandon Young made 22 saves.

n Mifflinburg 5, Penns Valley 0

SPRING MILLS -- Logan Taylor scored twice and three other players added single goals as the Wildcats clinched a District 4 playoff spot with a non-league victory.

Clair Ferguson, Ben Greb and Andrew Leitzel also added goals for Mifflinburg (9-7).

n Selinsgrove 1, Central Mountain 0

MILL HALL -- David Aurand scored midway through the first half of a feed from Chuck Pealer as the Seals shut out the Wildcats in a non-league game.

Travis Petrick made two saves for the Seals (15-1).

n Juniata 5, Line Mountain 1

MANDATA -- Jose Lopez had a hat trick for the Indians as they pulled away from Line Mountain with three second-half goals in the TVL victory.

Carl Pollard scored for the Eagles (1-15, 1-11).

GIRLS SOCCER

n Southern Columbia 2, Hughesville 1, OT

HUGHESVILLE -- Aly Stavinski scored the game-tying goal with a little more than a minute to play in regulation and Mackenzie Clark scored early in the first overtime as the Tigers rallied for a Heartland Athletic Conference Division II victory.

Clark scored the game-winner off a feed from Haley Levan. The Tigers are now 11-4 overall, 8-3 in the HAC-II.

n Danville 3, Midd-West 0

DANVILLE -- The Ironmen scored twice in the final 13 minutes of the first half and never let the Mustangs find any rhythm in a HAC-I victory.

Brittany Walters go the Ironmen on the board and then Kiersten Zerbe and Siobhan Bross hooked up for a goal in each half for Danville (10-4-1, 9-2-1 HAC-I).

Midd-West falls to 9-6 overall, 5-6 in the HAC-I.

n Shamokin 3, North Schuylkill 1

COAL TOWNSHIP -- The Indians scored two gaols 31 seconds apart early in the game and pulled away for a non-conference win.

Rachel Poplaski had a goal and assist for the Indian.

FIELD HOCKEY

n Mifflinburg 1, Lewisburg 0

MIFFLINBURG -- Nicole Brouse scored the game's only goal in the second half as the Wildcats held off their rival in a Heartland Athletic Conference Division I game.

Mifflinburg outshot the Green Dragons 26-10, but could only managed Brouse's goal, which was assisted by Sarah Shrawder.