Local Roundup: Results from Oct. 14
Lehighton, Panther Valley and Marian all recorded volleyball wins on Thursday.
Jim Thorpe and Northern Lehigh also posted victories in girls soccer action.
Lehighton pulled out a hard fought 16-25, 25-17, 25-23, 20-25, 15-12 Schuylkill League victory over visiting Jim Thorpe.
Madelynn Stoffey had nine kills and five blocks to lead the Indians, while Lorah Thomas contributed eight kills and three blocks. Haley Miller finished the contest with 20 digs and two aces, with Maya Snyder adding 23 assists and eight digs.
The winners also received four kills and 10 digs from Megan Aaron, and 13 digs and three aces from Megan Sofranko.
Lehighton improved to 8-7, while Thorpe dropped to 11-6.
Riley McArdle had 10 kills, 10 aces and four digs to help Panther Valley sweep Tamaqua, 25-13, 15-8, 25-17, in Schuylkill League action.
Sadie Trubilla collected 21 assists, four digs and eight aces in the win, while Chloe Diekman added 15 digs.
For the Blue Raiders, Lacey Beers finished with seven digs and an ace, while Jillian Tite added a dig, a kill, and a block.
PV improved to 12-6, while Tamaqua fell to 6-12.
Marian swept past Millersburg 25-11, 25-11, 25-15 to run its record to 15-1.
Charlotte Vinson had six kills for the Fillies, while Rhiannon Brady and Abbey Kluck both had five. Kluck also finished with four digs.
Ashlyn Klitsch contributed four kills, 22 assists, four digs and three aces, with Lauren Reaman adding five digs and five aces.
No. Schuylkill-Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe closed its regular season with a convincing 5-0 Schuylkill League victory over North Schuylkill.
Nicole Carroll scored two goals to pace the Olympians, while Alexis Marotto added a goal and an assist.
Kate Bos and Olivia Rosenberger also tallied for Thorpe, who improved to 10-7-1.
The Olympians, who finished with a 28-1 advantage in shots, also received an assist from Riley Rushatz.
Blue Mountain cruised to a 6-0 Schuylkill League victory over Lehighton.
Megan Thompson and Sophia Chipriano both scored two goals for the Eagles.
Reese Baldwin added a goal and an assist.
Indians goalie Charli McHugh made 23 saves.
The loss dropped Lehighton to 6-12 overall, and 4-7 in the league.
No. Lehigh-Saucon Valley
Northern Lehigh ended its regular season with a 2-1 Colonial League victory over Saucon Valley.
Katya Pesesko had a goal and an assist for the Bulldogs, while Katelynn Barthold also scored.
Nolehi goalie Dekotah Barthold finished with seven saves.
The Bulldogs (12-6; 8-4) have qualified for the league playoffs as the No. 5 seed and will face No. 4 Moravian Academy at Salisbury High School on Saturday at 10 a.m.
Grace Evans had a hat trick to lead Pottsville to a 7-0 Schuylkill League victory over Tamaqua.
The Tide’s Ava Goodman added a goal and three assists, while Madison Wright, Ryleigh Cook and Abbie Davis also tallied for the winners.
The Blue Raiders received 20 saves from goalie Zoe Seltzer.
Tamaqua fell to 3-14 overall, and 2-9 in the league.
Eight first-half goals propelled Nativity to a 13-0 Schuylkill League victory over Weatherly.
The win allowed the Green Wave to clinch the Division 2 wild card, and earn a berth in the upcoming league playoffs.
Mackenzie Miller had four goals for the winners.
Luis Del Rosario scored two goals to lead Catasauqua to a 3-1 nonleague victory over Lehighton.
Brendan Nye also tallied for the Roughies, who were outshot by a 21-15 margin.
The Indians (6-10-2) received a second-half goal from Mason Marchessault. Lehighton goalie Bryce Miller finished with 12 saves.
A five-goal game from Ayden Zamudio led Nativity to a 9-0 Schuylkill League victory over Weatherly.
Diego Olayo also scored two goals for the Hilltoppers, who have qualified for the league playoffs.
The loss dropped the Wreckers to 3-11-1 overall, and 1-7-1 in the league.
Pine Grove rolled to an 8-0 nonconference win over Palmerton.
Ethan Hannevig had a hat trick and added an assist to lead the Cardinals.
The Blue Bombers fell to 2-15.