WVC Field Hockey ROundup: Sept. 17
At Pittston Area, Iowa recruit Alex Wesneski scored five goals with two assists in Wyoming Seminary’s 11-0 win against Pittston Area in WVC field hockey Monday. Hannah Maxwell and Julia Christian scored two goals each, with Maxwell recording five assists, as well. Aubrey Mytych and Quinn Medico scored one goal apiece. Pittston Area goalkeeper Avery Strucke made 12 saves against the Blue Knights’ high-scoring offense. Sem goalkeepers Mia Magnotta, Grace Aiello and Ahna Dinsmore combined on a shutout. FIRST HALF: Alex Wesneski (Sem) from Hannah Maxwell; Wesneski (Sem) from Maxwell; Maxwell (Sem) from Kelsey Reznick; Quinn Medico (Sem) from Wesneski; Julia Christian (Sem) from Reznick; Christian (Sem) from Maxwell; Wesneski (Sem) from Maxwell; Maxwell (Sem) from Wesneski. SECOND HALF: Aubrey Mytych (Sem) unassisted; Wesneski (Sem) from Maxwell; Wesneski (Sem) from Reznick. Shots: Sem 23, PA 4. Corners: Sem 4, PA 2. Saves: Sem (Mia Magnotta, Grace Aiello, Ahna Dinsmore) 4, PA (Avery Strucke) 12. Wyoming Area 7, Wallenpaupack 0 At Wallenpaupack, Toni Minichello and Lauren Parente scored three goals each and Wyoming Area’s (4-0) high-powered offense kept firing its way into another win. Alyssa Gustitus added a goal for the Warriors, who recorded 30 shots on goal against Wallenpaupack goalkeeper Madison Kier, who made 23 saves. FIRST HALF: Toni Minichello (WA) from Lauren Parente, 29:00; Parente (WA) unassisted, 14:03; Minichello (WA) unassisted, 10:40; Parente (WA) from Minichello, 0:57. SECOND HALF: Parente (WA) from Cassidy Orzel, 25:25; Minichello (WA) unassisted, 23:18; Alyssa Gustitus (WA) unassisted, 3:57. Shots: WA 30, Wal 2. Corners: WA 14, Wal 0. Saves: WA (Ellie Glatz) 2, Wal (Madison Kier) 23. Berwick 1, Hanover Area 0 At Berwick, Peyton Lipsey scored the game’s only goal, which lifted the Bulldogs to another close win. Jackie Nevel made eight saves in a shutout performance for Berwick. Goalkeeper Alyssa Wivell made nine saves for the Hawkeyes, who lost their first game in league play. SECOND HALF: Peyton Lipsey (Ber) from Abbie Nevel, 18:12. Shots: Ber 10, Han 8. Corners: Ber 4, Han 3. Saves: Ber (Jackie Nevel) 8, Han (Alyssa Wivell) 9.