Indians get 1st victory
Lehighton's girls soccer team came away with its first win and Northwestern softball also picked up a victory over the weekend.
Lehighton's Jordyn Homyak recorded a hat trick against non-league opponent Catasauqua to pull out a 3-1 win, the Indians first of the season.
Homyak's first half goal gave her team the 1-0 lead at the break before she added two more in the second half. Catty scored its goal on a penalty kick by Sue Kropf.
Lehighton outshot Catty 19-6 in the game with Jourdan Semmel recording 10 saves for the Tribe.
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Scott Houser hit a two-run single to drive in Tyler Laudeman and Tom Ferrari for the Spartans to pick up a 5-4 come-from-behind, non-league victory in eight innings over the Bulldogs.
Jake Kern went four-for-four at the plate for the Bulldogs and scored two runs, whikle Joey Seremula also had two hits and drove in a run.
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Kern, Gill (4), Bolton (8) and Bender, Schomp (6); Ferrari, Houser (8) and Weist.
The Blue Devils banged six extra-base hits en route to a 11-3 win over the Wreckers.
No other information was available as of press time.
The Lady Tigers used a strong second inning to put up five runs and went on to a 10-1 win over Lehighton in a non-league contest.
Jenna Smith was 1-for-3 with a RBI-double in the losing effort.
Meanwhile, K. Williams finished 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored in the win.
Northwestern improves to 7-5 with the win, while Lehighton drops to 4-7 on the season.
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Papp and Wear; Poremba and Smith. W - Papp, L - Poremba.