Sorokas Leads Coughlin’s Scoring Outburst Against Rival
At Wilkes-Barre Memorial Stadium, Abie Sorokas scored five goals, Ashley Chase and Jolene Ulichney added two more goals apiece, and Coughlin defeated GAR, 10-2, in WVC field hockey Thursday.
Having beaten GAR and Meyers, Coughlin and head coach Colleen Wood clinched the city title among Wilkes-Barre Area schools in their last season competing against one another.
Erin Leonard and Selena Evertz scored for GAR.
FIRST HALF: Ashley Chase (Cou) from Ali Tedik, 27:47; Abie Sorokas (Cou) from Jolene Ulichney, 24:34; Sorokas (Cou) from Raven Bozek, 23:02; Ulichney (Cou) unassisted, 22:10; Sorokas (Cou) from Kaia Stetz, 20:48; Sorokas (Cou) from Chase, 10:50; Ulichney (Cou) from Sorokas, 9:47. SECOND HALF: Chase (Cou) from Julia Allabaugh, 28:00; Allison Puchucky (Cou) from Jordan Pugh, 23:45; Sorokas (Cou) unassisted, 12:52; Erin Leonard (GAR) from Lanashia Blyther, 4:47; Selena Evertz (GAR) unassisted, 0:56.
Shots: Cou 24, GAR 8. Corners: Cou 6, GAR 2. Saves: Cou (Briannah Lee, Emily Bucknavage) 6, GAR (Reilly Holden, Dakota Leach)11.
Abington Heights 4, Holy Redeemer 1
At Abington Heights, Claudia Kozar scored two goals and helped the Comets win despite Holy Redeemer having the edge in shots on goal and penalty corners.
Abington Heights goalkeeper Makenna Thorpe made nine saves, as Lexi Fumanti was the only Royal who scored.
FIRST HALF: Meghan Van Wert (AH) from Shaelyn Kobrynich, 22:28; Claudia Kozar (AH) from Caroline Kelly, 17:07. SECOND HALF: Kozar (AH) unassisted, 28:25; Dani Beamish (AH) from Ellie Smith, 27:43; Lexi Fumanti (HR) from Addison Bielski, 1:42.
Shots: AH 10, HR 12. Corners: AH 2, HR 20. Saves: AH (Makenna Thorpe) 9, HR (Meredythe Baird) 6.
Honesdale 4, Lackawanna Trail 2
At Honesdale, Chloe Fox and Leah Krol each scored in the second half to break a tie and lead the Hornets to a win.
Brooke Gardas and Amanda Gunuskey each had a goal and assist for Honesdale. Sam Baltrusaitis scored twice for Lackawanna Trail.
FIRST HALF: Sam Baltrusaitis (LT) from Morgan Faist, 17:48; Brooke Gardas (Hon) from Amanda Gunuskey, 16:42; Baltrusaitis (LT) penalty stroke, 2:50; Gunuskey (Hon) from Chloe Nicolini, 0:11. SECOND HALF: Chloe Fox (Hon) from Gardas, 24:19; Leah Krol (Hon) from Fox, 17:03.
Shots: Hon 20, LT 3. Corners: Hon 16, LT 3. Saves: Hon 1, LT 15.