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High school field hockey: Liz Colemire scores two goals in Nanticoke’s win

First Posted: 10:16 pm - October 8th, 2015 - Views

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Liz Colemire scored a goal in each half to help Nanticoke defeat GAR, 3-0, in field hockey game on Thursday.

Carly Grabowski netted the other goal and also recorded two assists during the game.

Nanticoke goaltender Miranda Gola made three saves to secure the shut out.

Wyoming Valley West 2, Pittston Area 2 OT

Pittston scored two goals to take a 2-0 lead, but Wyoming Valley West battled back to even the score with only 8:46 left in the game. Neither team was able to find the game-winner in overtime.

Alana Platukus and Ali Dunn scored for Pittston Area while Erin Gibbons and Natalie Vasada earned markers for the Spartans.

Wyoming Area 7, Holy Redeemer 0

Bree Bednarski scored four while Emilie Wanko, Madison Mulhern and Ally Bresnahan netted a goal apiece as Wyoming Area shut out Holy Redeemer. Wanko also collected three assists while Mulhern added two.

Katie Wolfgang, the Warrior goalkeeper, made three saves to get the win.

Hazleton Area 4, Delaware Valley 1

Despite Delaware Valley scoring first, Hazleton Area used a hat trick from Kara Sanford and another goal from Victoria Middleton to win over the Warriors.

Annie Amentler, Middleton and Sanford also collected assists during the win for the Cougars.

Margaret Fulton, the Hazleton Area goalie, made nine saves in the contest.

Wednesday’s game

Tunkhannock 4, Abington Heights 0

Kailey Reposa scored two goals while Alyssa Zanber and Jenn Buford each tallied one as Tunkhannock topped Abington Heights on Wednesday night. Kady Hodge had the only assist of the game and the Tigers out shot the Comets 11-1.

Nanticoke 3, GAR 0



First half — 1. NAN, Carly Grabowski (Amber Grohowski), 23:39. 2. NAN, Liz Colemire (Grabowski), 0:00. Second half — 3. NAN, Colemire (Grabowski), 1:00.

Shots — NAN 20; GAR 6. Saves — NAN 3 (Miranda Gola); GAR 10 (Brittany Vital 4, Samara McDaniels 6). Penalty corners — NAN 9; GAR 6.

Wyoming Area 7, Holy Redeemer 0

Holy Redeemer`0`0`—`0

Wyoming Area`2`5`—`7

First half — 1. WA, Emilie Wanko (Bree Bednarski), 29:35. 2. WA, Madison Mulhern (Wanko), 23:30. Second half — 3. WA, Bednarski (Mulhern), 26:15. 4. WA, Bednarski (Mulhern), 25:21. 5. WA, Bednarski (Wanko), 18:17. 6. WA, Ally Bresnahan (Grace Angelella), 11:10. 7. WA, Bednarski (Wanko), 5:49.

Shots — HR 1; WA 20. Saves — HR 12 (Bailey Janawski); WA 3 (Katie Wolfgang). Penalty corners — HR 2; WA 17.

Wyoming Valley West 2, Pittston Area 2 OT

Wyoming Valley West`0`2`—`2

Pittston Area`1`1`—`2

First half — 1. PIT, Alana Platukus (Ali Dunn), 2:07. Second half — 2. PIT, Dunn (Platukus), 27:09. 3. WVW, Erin Gibbons (Foto Tsioles), 20:55. 4. WVW, Natalie Vasada (Mercedes Jasterzenski), 8:46.

Shots — WVW 16; PIT 5. Saves — WVW 2 (Nikki Hartzel); PIT 2 (Shelby Gardner). Penalty corners — WVW 9; PIT 3.

Hazleton Area 4, Delaware Valley 1

Delaware Valley`1`0`—`1

Hazleton Area`2`2`—`4

First half — 1. DV, Macey Chlebowski (Jess Quinn), 23:07. 2. HAZ, Kara Sanford (Victoria Middleton), 22:40. 3. HAZ, Sanford, 14:44. Second half — 4. HAZ, Sanford (Annie Amentler), 4:45. 5. HAZ, Middleton (Sanford), 3:37.

Shots — DV 17; HAZ 21. Saves — DV 11 (Sophia Sesta); HAZ 9 (Margaret Fulton). Penalty corners — DV 7; HAZ 12.

Wednesday’s game

Tunkhannock 4, Abington Heights 0


Abington Heights`0`0`—`0

First half — 1. TUNK, Alyssa Zanber, 25:28. Second half — 2. TUNK, Kailey Reposa (Kady Hodge), 22:42. 3. TUNK, Jenn Buford, 20:54. 4. TUNK, Reposa, 15:14.

Shots — TUNK 11; AH 1. Saves — TUNK 1 (D. Kuffa); AH 7 (O. Mendo, A. Fitzgerald). Penalty corners — TUNK 13; AH 1.

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