Kelleher Paces Comets Past North Pocono
Troy Kelleher shot a 1-under 35 with an eagle on No. 2 and birdies on Nos. 6 and 7 to lead Abington Heights over North Pocono, 6-3, in a Lackawanna Golf League Division I match Friday on the front 9 at Elmhurst Country Club. Bill Pabst shot even-par 36 with one birdie for North Pocono. Individual: Troy Kelleher (AH) over Dan Evans, 4 and 2; Bill Pabst (NP) over James Flickinger, 3 and 2; Jake Milan split with Connor Kelleher; Dan Flickinger (AH) over Jake Clancy, 1-up, Will Brown (AH) over Steve McNulty, 1-up, Thomas Ruddy split with Andrew Kirtley. Better-Ball: T.Kelleher-J.Flickinger (AH) over Pabst-Evans, 2 and 1; Milan-Clancy split with C.Kelleher-D.Flickinger; McNulty-Ruddy split with Brown-Kirtley. Records: AH 13-0, NP 7-6 Dunmore 5½, Mid Valley 3½ At Elmhurst Country Club, Owen Haggerty and Cole Blasko won three points to lead Dunmore in the Division II contest. Individuals: Frank Ruggierio (DUN) over Albert Kausmeyer, 4 and 3; Alec DeSando and Adam Beradelli split; Owen Haggerty (DUN) over Shane Rosencrans, 5 and 3; Cole Blasko (DUN) over Bobby Zalenski, 4 and 3; Adam Jackson (MV) over Noah Mihal, 3 and 2; Jake McNeff and Mariah Minter split. Better-ball: Ruggierio-DeSando and Kausmeyer-Beradelli split; Haggerty-Blasko over Rosencrans-Zalenski, 5 and 3; Jackson-Minter and Mihal-McNeff split. Records: DUN 8-4. MV 8-5 Blue Ridge 7½ Mountain View 1½ At Rock Creek, Tyler Hillard, Kevin Silfee, Kyle Spoor and Preston Perry each won two points to lead Blue Ridge. Individuals: Tyler Hillard (BR) over Matt Schwartztrauber, 2 and 1; Jonny Johnson and Jake Doughton split; Kevin Silfee (BR) over Thomas Johnson, 4 and 3; Kyle Spoor (BR) over Colin Sam, 5 and 4; Ben DeMark (MV) over Andrew Scott, 4 and 2; Preston Perry (BR) over Kris Masters, 5 and 4. Better ball: Hillard-Johnson (BR) over Schwartztrauber, 2 and 1; Silfee-Spoor (BR) over Johnson-Same, 4 and 3; Scott-Perry (BR) over DeMark-Masters, 4 and 2. Records: BR 4-8-1, MV 4-8-1 Elk Lake 152 North Pocono 165 At Elmhurt, Chloe Sipe led Elk Lake with a 42 over North Pocono in a girls match. Taegan Mills added a 47 for the winners. Mary Kate Yatsonsky shot a 54 in the loss. Individuals: Chloe Sipe (EL) 42; Taegan Mills (EL) 47; Mary Kate Yatsonsky (NP) 54; Rachael Wall (NP) 55; Madison Youshock (NP) 56; Brea Pigatt (NP) 60; Payton LaRue (EL) 63; Reese Warriner (EL) 66; Jenna Daye (EL) 66. Boys soccer At Forest City, Jake Lipko and Corey Daniels had the goals as the Foresters defeated Elk Lake, 2-0, in a Lackawanna League crossover match. Forest City (3-1) 1 1 — 2 Elk Lake (4-2) 0 0 — 0 FIRST HALF: Jay Lipko from Tyler Clift, 37:00. SECOND HALF: Corey Daniels from Brady Hentschel, 64:00. Shots-corners: FC 13-5; EL 9-6 Saves: Carmine Gigliotti (FC) 9; Jacob Kelley (EL) 10 Western Wayne 1 Gregory the Great 1 At Western Wayne, Western Wayne’s Dahlton Frisbie and Gregory the Great’s Anthony Audino had second-half goals. Gregory the Great (6-0-1) 0 1 — 1 Western Wayne (5-1-1) 0 1 — 1 SECOND HALF: Dahlton Frisbie (WW), 49:43; Anthony Audino (GG), 62:08. Shots-corners: GG 16-6; WW 15-9 Saves: Gary Geinitz (WW), 8; Leo Wagner (GG) 7. Girls soccer At Abington Heights, Riley Mulherin, Lucy Abdalla and Morghan Stiles scored first-half goals to lead Abington Heights over Honesdale in a Lackawanna League Division I match. Mackenzie Meagher scored the lone goal for Honesdale. Honesdale (1-4) 0 1 — 1 Abington Heights (4-2) 3 1 — 4 FIRST HALF: Riley Mulherin (AH), 20:14; Lucy Abdalla (AH) from Lauren Lefchak, 17:22; Morghan Stiles (AH), 11:22. SECOND HALF: Mackenzie Meagher (HON), 24:47; Leia Parry (AH), 9:28. Shots-corners: AH 23-3; HON 7-6 Saves: Riley Dempsey (AH), 2; Sadie Wood, 11. Girls tennis At West Scranton, Faith Kendricks and Gianna Snell swept their singles matches to power Valley View over West Scranton, 4-1. CJ Grasso won in three sets for West Scranton. Singles: CJ Grasso (WS) over Vanessa Antenori, 4-6, 6-2, 7-5; Faith Kendricks (VV) over Briana Moraca, 6-2, 6-3; Gianna Snell (VV) over Cassandra Moraca, 6-1, 6-2. Doubles: Ariana Nardelli-Kara Hirjak (VV) over Camilla Sphabmixay-Angelina Moraca, 6-2, 6-4; Gia Mercantili-Taralyn Reilly (VV) over Mary Sinclair-Madison Maloney, 6-4, 6-4. Records: VV 7-3; WS 3-7 Girls volleyball At Forest City, the Lady Foresters rallied after dropping the first set to win in four sets, 16-25, 25-15, 25-18, 26-24, over Abington Heights. Natalie Lipko had 18 points and five kills, Jordan Coles had 16 points and eight kills and Laura Statkun had 13 points and 12 assists to lead Forest City. Abington Heights was led by Elif Onat, who had six kills, Adele Hollender, who had six aces and 26 digs, and Gianna Toth with 20 assists. Abington Heights (1-7) 25 15 18 24 Forest City (5-3) 16 25 25 26 JV: FC, 2-0. Susquehanna 3, Elk Lake 0 At Susquehanna, Chloe Tinklepaugh had six aces and 22 points, Bethany Mabe had seven assists and 11 points, Bethany Burns had five kills and eight points, and Mackenzie Rhone had seven kills and nine points to lead the Lady Sabers in a Lackawanna League girls volleyball match. Elk Lake (0-8) 14 11 11 Susquehanna (6-2) 25 25 25 JV: SUS, 2-1.