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GIRLS SOCCER: Herrera’s Hat Trick Leads Crestwood

September 5, 2018

At Pittston Area, Melissa Herrera had a hat trick and an assist to lift Crestwood to the road victory, 9-2.

Chyanne Cook added a pair of goals for the Comets. Nicole Joseph, Katelyn Whetstone, Allie Stover and Julia Johnson also scored.

Cortney Dushanko made six saves in the win.

Pittston Area got goals from Gia Innamorati and Katelyn Wesp.

FIRST HALF: Melissa Herrera (CRE) from Nina Atie, 3:40; Chyanne Cook (CRE) from Herrera, 20:39. SECOND HALF: Nicole Joseph (CRE) from N. Atie, 40:20; M. Herrera (CRE) from K. Velehowski, 40:52; Katelyn Whetstone (CRE) unassisted, 43:49; Gia Innamorati (PIT) unassisted, 46:45; C. Cook (CRE) from Hannah Kresge, 49:55; Allie Stover (CRE) unassisted, 53:00; Julia Johnson (CRE) from Meg Sypniewski, 56:55; Katelyn Wesp (PIT) from Rhiannon Okuniewski, 74:36; M. Herrera (CRE) from Rachel Zingaretti, 75:22.

SHOTS: Cre 25, Pit 10. SAVES: Cre 6 (Cortney Dushanko), Pit 18 (Alysha Smigiel, Caroline Wesp). CORNERS: Cre 2, Pit 2.

Berwick 5, Hazleton Area 0

At Hazleton Area, visiting Berwick blanked the Cougars.

Five different Bulldogs found the back of the net. Sarina Definnis and Dia Cruz scored first-half goals while Madison Coolbaugh, Leighton Force and Katelin Starr all scored in the second half.

FIRST HALF: S. Definnis (BER) unassisted, 19:41; D. Cruz (BER) unassisted, 35:05. SECOND HALF: M. Coolbaugh (BER) unassisted, 48:30; L. Force (BER) unassisted, 68:56; K. Starr (BER) unassisted, 79:12.

SHOTS: Ber 12, Haz 4. SAVES: Ber 4, Haz 6. CORNERS: Ber 4, Haz 0

Dallas 5, Valley West 1

At Valley West, Ali Francis recorded four goals and added an assist to lead the Mounts to a win over the Spartans.

FIRST HALF: Francis (Dal) from Delevan, 4:32; Francis (Dal) from Schappert, 16:00; Francis (Dal) PK, 21:22; Emma Sweitzer (Dal) from Francis. SECOND HALF: Francis (Dal) unassisted, 41:26; Kennadi Josefowicz (WVW) from Motovidlak, 72:54.

SHOTS: Dal 22, WVW 15. CORNERS: Dal 3, WVW 2. SAVES: Dal (Sarah Krokos 10, Morgan Solano 4), WVW (Emma Grimes) 17.

Tunkhannock 2, Nanticoke Area 0

At Tunkhannock, Jazmine Appel and Abigail Ritz both scored to power the Tigers in a victory.

FIRST HALF: Jazmine Appel (Tunk) from Lexi Forney, 7:27. SECOND HALF: Abigail Ritz (Tunk) from Elizabeth DeMarco, 11:40.

SHOTS: Tunk 12, NA 9. CORNERS: Tunk 2, NA 0. SAVES: Tunk (Ritz, Lexi Farber) 9, NA (Lilly Kratz) 10.

Meyers 3, GAR 1

At GAR, Haley Krasnavage scored a pair of goals, Isabelle Davies added another score, and Emma Barker made eight saves in a Meyers win.

GAR’s Vanessa Luna scored a goal in the second half. GAR goalkeeper Rosy Sosa made 10 stops.

FIRST HALF: Haley Krasnavage (Mey) from Abbey Weidler, 24:48; Isabelle Davies (Mey) from Christina Alexander, 13:58. SECOND HALF: Vanessa Luna (GAR) unassisted, 29:55; Krasnavage (Mey) unassisted, 23:09.

SHOTS: Mey 12, GAR 10. Corners: Mey 0, GAR 6. Saves: Mey (Emma Barker) 8, GAR (Rosy Sosa) 10.

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