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HUGHESTOWN — Pittston Area claimed its first Wyoming Valley Conference divisional title in field hockey on Friday after defeating Elk Lake 1-0.


The Patriots got a score from Alana Platukus at the 5:42 mark in the first half then held on for the victory. With the win, Pittston Area will now face Crestwood at 6 p.m. on Tuesday at Crestwood in the District 2 Class 2A quarterfinals.


Hazleton Area 5, Wyoming Area 2


Behind two goals and one assist from Lauren Blakselee the Cougars picked up the win and Kara Sanford contributed two goals.


Bree Bednarski scored twice in the Warriors effort.


Meyers 1, Tunkhannock 0


Bri DiMaggio scored with less than five minutes left in the first half and the defense did the rest as the Mohawks defeated the Tigers.


COLLEGE MEN’S SWIMMING


Misericordia 116, Widener 89


Freshman Thomas Scott won three events while Brad Thomas won twice in the Misericordia win over Widener.


Pete Kolokithias, Nick Essington and Chris Gleason all added individual wins for the Cougars while Patrick O’Dell and Matt Cullen were part of the winning 200 medley relay.


COLLEGE WOMEN’S SWIMMING


Misericordia 117, Widener 88


Bree Grzech and Dani Blass combined for six wins to lead Misericordia over Widener.


Brittany Luzik was part of two relay wins for the Cougars.


COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL


St. Lawrence 3, King’s 0


Visiting St. Lawrence University handed the host team a loss in a non-conference matchup 25-4, 25-10, 25-17.


Sarah Busse had four digs while Katie Senunas, Tia Rex, Eboni Chase, and Aubrey Gryskiewicz all had three each for the Lady Monarchs.


FIELD HOCKEY

Pittston Area 1, Elk Lake 0

Elk Lake`0`0`—`0


Pittston Area`0`1`—`1


First half — 1. PIT Alana Platukus, 5:42. Second half — No Score.


Shots — ELK 1; PIT 19. Saves — ELK 6 (Brooke Seamans); PIT 0 (Lea Garibaldi). Penalty corners — ELK 1; PIT 18.


Meyers 1, Tunkhannock 0

Meyers`1`0`—`1


Tunkhannock`0`0`—`0


First half — 1. MEY Bri DiMaggio, 4:09. Second half — No Score.


Shots — MEY 5; TUNK 4. Saves — MEY 4 (Sabrina Robertson); TUNK 2 (Mary Sickler, Dana Kuffa). Penalty corners — MEY 11; TUNK 11.


Hazleton Area 5, Wyoming Area 2

Wyoming Area`1`1`—`2


Hazleton Area`2`3`—`5


First half — 1. HAZ Kara Sanford (Victoria Middleton), 17:18; 2. WA Bree Bednarski (Abby Thornton), 9:27; 3. HAZ Sanford (Middleton), 7:40; Second half — 4. HAZ Middleton (Lauren Blakselee), 24:03; 5. HAZ Blakeslee, 21:52; 6. WA Bednarski (Sally DeLucca), 19:30; 7. HAZ Blakselee (Selena Garzio), 9:43.


Shots — WA 15; HAZ 12. Saves — WA 6 (Christina Granteed); HAZ 7 (Kaitlyn McHugh). Penalty corners — WA 3; HAZ 1.


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