Somerset kicks Richland in OT; Lady Eagles fall
Somerset's Haylee Peters battles with a Richland defender during a rainy first-half of varsity soccer action Monday. (Photo by Dave Breen)
Jeremy Scheffel assisted on the game-winner and also scored Somerset’s first goal of the game assisted by Levi Crawford.
Ian Mapes scored with two minutes left in regulation with an assist by Crawford as Somerset battled back from a 2-0 deficit.
“We pulled out a much needed win,” Somerset coach Mark Wassilchalk said. “The guys showed great heart and desire. I’m really proud of them.”
This was Wassilchalk’s first win over Richland in his fifth year as head coach.
Cody McKenzie was in goal for the 4-0-1 Eagles who will host Bishop McCort on Wednesday.
Somerset and Richland battled to a 1-1 tie in the JV game.
Richland 3, Somerset 0
SOMERSET — Richland defeated Somerset 3-0 in girls varsity soccer Monday night.
“Defensively we played a decent game,” Somerset coach Renee Ross said. “We just couldn’t get anything moving offensively.”
The game was played under a steady rain shower.
Goalie Hope Griffith had 17 saves for the Lady Eagles (2-3 ) who travel to Bishop McCort on Wednesday.
Rockwood 5, Meyersdale 4
MEYERSDALE — Katie Ryan scored the game-winning goal on a header from a cross pass by Sam Mognet in overtime to give Rockwood a 5-4 girls varsity soccer victory over Meyersdale on Monday.
Sarah Foy had two goals for the Lady Rockets (4-1). Mognet and Amanda Brancato also added goals. Amanda King and Brancato were credited with assists while keepers Laurel LaLone and King combined efforts in the win.
The Lady Red Raiders were led by Alana Harshberger, who fired in three goals for a hat trick. Kelsey Logue provided the other score.
CT 4, Berlin 0
BERLIN — Allison Lonas led the way with two goals as Conemaugh Township blanked Berlin 4-0 Monday in girls varsity soccer.
Gabrielle Williams and Danielle Wertz also scored for the Lady Indians (4-1). Chloe Reese and Williams were credited with assists. Goalkeeper Jenna Telenko posted the shutout.