High school roundup for Sept. 13, 2018: No. 3 Moon tops Beaver in double overtime
Thursday, September 13, 2018 | 11:09 PM
Derek Panucci scored the game-winner with 2 minutes, 50 seconds left in double overtime to lift No. 3 Moon to a 1-0 win over Beaver (1-3-1, 0-3) in a Section 2-3A boys soccer game Thursday night.
The Tigers (5-1, 3-1) bounced back from Tuesday’s 4-1 loss to section-leading West Allegheny.
Seneca Valley 3, Fox Chapel 0 — Jackson Wotus had two goals, and Kamden Koziak had two assists as No. 3 Seneca Valley (5-1, 3-1) won a Section 1-4A game.
Central Catholic 1, Allderdice 1 (OT) — Hayden Brook scored in the first overtime to give Central Catholic (2-3, 1-3) a Section 1-4A victor.
Butler 3, North Allegheny 1 — Tate Mohney scored twice, and Adam Blose added a goal for Butler (3-0-1, 3-0-1) in a Section 1-4A win.
Peters Township 2, Bethel Park 0 — Tyson Antosh and Brian Bruzdewicz scored for Peters Township (3-2, 2-1) en route to a Section 2-4A win.
Thomas Jefferson 3, Gateway 0 — Preston Lutz scored three times as Thomas Jefferson (3-2-1, 2-1-1) won in Section 4-3A.
South Park 10, South Allegheny 0 — Nate Kacey had five goals to guide South Park (2-1-1, 2-1) to a Section 1-2A win.
Charleroi 9, Brownsville 0 — Nick Laskey had two goals, and Cullen Woytovich had two goals and two assists as Charleroi (4-0, 4-0) rolled to a Section 3-2A win. Nick Goodwin had the shutout.
Quaker Valley 11, Hopewell 0 — Fritz Reiter and Rowan Kriebel each had three goals to pace No. 2 Quaker Valley (3-3, 3-0) in a Section 4-2A win.
Seton LaSalle 11, Bentworth 1 — Tyler Stack and Kellen Krebs each scored three times to guide No. 1 Seton LaSalle (4-1, 3-0) to a Section 4-A win.
Ringgold 2, Elizabeth Forward 1 — Kobe Norfleet scored twice for Ringgold (3-4) in a nonsection win. Ethan Bowser scored for Elizabeth Forward (3-2).
Latrobe 2, Connellsville 1 — Luca Diianni scored twice in the second half to help Latrobe (3-2, 3-1) win a Section 3-4A game over No. 4 Connellsville (4-2, 2-2).
Norwin 11, Hempfield 0 — Ian Brown scored four times, and Carter Breen added three goals as Norwin (6-1, 4-0) rolled to a Section 3-4A win. Kyle Krotec made four saves to earn the shutout.
Greensburg Salem 1, Trinity 0 (2 OT) — Jeremy Kappel netted the game-winner with four minutes left in overtime as Greensburg Salem (5-0, 4-0) won a Section 3-3A contest. Sage Parsley earned the shutout.
Franklin Regional 4, West Mifflin 0 — Connor Hudson, Justin LeDonne, Matt Kimmich and Anthony DiFalco scored as No. 2 Franklin Regional (5-0, 4-0) won a Section 4-3A game.
Shady Side Academy 5, Mt. Pleasant 1 — Max Farner and Walter Navid each had two goals as Shady Side Academy (2-0-1, 2-0-1) beat No. 3 Mt. Pleasant (3-1, 2-1) in a Section 2-2A match.
Monessen 3, Chartiers-Houston 2 — Chaz Mrlack scored twice, including the game-winner with 33 minutes left, to lead Monessen (2-1-2, 1-1-1) to a Section 4-A win.
Springdale 8, Aquinas Academy 0 – Michael Mitchell scored four goals and had two assists as Class A No. 5 Springdale recorded its fifth shutout in a row in a Section 3 win over Aquinas Academy (0-4, 0-3). Michael Krason scored two goals, and Matt Taliani and Roman Liberati scored one goal each. Michael Zolnierczyk recorded two saves in the win for Springdale (4-0-1, 3-0-1).
Burrell 8, Derry 3 – Layne Seskey scored four goals as Burrell won in Section 2-AA play. Jake Guerrini scored two goals, and Nicholas Kariotis and Ian Smola added one goal each. Dominic Ferra recorded six saves in the win for Burrell (1-2-2, 1-2). Lucas Snyder, Alex Murphy and Eddie Darbous scored one goal each for Derry (1-2, 1-2).
Freeport 6, Valley 0 – Cole Bennick scored two goals and had one assist to lead Freeport past Valley (0-5, 0-4) in Section 2-AA play. Hunter Hardin, Addison Stewart, Jonathan Meril and Issac Carley had one goal each for Freeport (4-2, 2-1).
Knoch 3, Armstrong 0 – Mark Ciora scored two goals as Knoch defeated Armstrong (0-5, 0-4) in Section 1-AAA play. Adam Walker added one goal for Knoch (2-3-2, 1-2-1).
Indiana 3, Highlands 2— Indiana’s Evan Ray got the game-winner with nine minutes remaining in regulation to give the Indians (2-4, 2-2) a Section 1-AAA victory. Matt Cikeda put Highlands (2-4, 2-2) on the board, and Gabe Norris tied the game for the Rams midway through the second half.
Winchester Thurston 5, St. Joseph 2 – Despite leading 2-1 at halftime thanks to two goals by Daniel Fábregas, the Spartans were unable to hold on as they dropped a Section 1-A game to Winchester Thurston (3-2, 3-0). Andrew Sullivan recorded one assist, and Zach Szep made four saves for St. Joseph (0-6, 0-3).
Hampton 1, Kiski Area 0 (2OT)— The Talbots scored the winning goal on a Kyle Constantkis tap-in as Kiski Area (2-3, 2-2) fell to Hampton (4-1, 4-0) in a Section 1-AAA matchup.
Freeport 1, Karns City 0— Abby Bastaja scored the game-winner off a Sidney Shemanski pass 19 minutes into the second half to lift Freeport (4-2) past nonsection foe Karns City.
Greensburg Central Catholic 4, Shady Side Academy 3 — Brenna Springer and Tatum Gretz each scored twice for the No. 3 Centurions (2-0, 2-0) in a Section 1-A win over No. 2 Shady Side Academy (0-1, 0-1).
Mt. Pleasant 4, Laurel Highlands 2 — Carsyn Rivardo scored twice as Mt. Pleasant (3-2) won a nonsection contest.
Seneca Valley 3, Norwin 1 — Norah Seibel, Zoe Simpson and Madeline Neuschwander all scored to guide Class 4A No. 3 Seneca Valley (5-1) to a nonsection win over Norwin (3-1).
Yough 10, Charleroi 0 — Justine Appolonia had three goals, and Hadley Sleith and Hannah Biros each had two, as Class 2A No. 3 Yough (3-1) rolled to a nonsection victory.
North Allegheny’s Ashley Huang won the PIAA Class AAA singles title last season. She has picked up right where she left off.
The Tigers’ top player scored a 6-0, 6-3 win over Mars’ Anelia Haley on Thursday to win the Section 2-AAA singles title.
Also winning section singles titles Thursday were: Latrobe’s Jenna Bell (1-AAA), Baldwin’s Bethany Yauch (3-AAA), Peters Township’s Kat Wang (4-AAA), Greensburg Salem’s Kasey Storkel (1-AA), Beaver’s Devyn Campbell (2-AA), Knoch’s Laura Greb (3-AA) and Sewickley Academy’s Simran Bedi (4-AA).