Weekend high school sports roundup: Dallas wins girls soccer showdown

Staff Reports

Alison Francis scored two goals and assisted another Saturday when Dallas defeated Abington Heights, 4-2, in a rematch of last year’s District 2 Class 3A girls soccer championship game that the Mountaineers also won.

Both teams were unbeaten champions of their league’s highest divisions last year – Dallas in the Wyoming Valley Conference and Abington Heights in the Lackawanna League.

Francis scored the first and last goals as Dallas did all its scoring after falling behind 1-0 at halftime.

Emma Sweitzer had two assists and Olivia Delavan scored the other goal.


Lake-Lehman 3

Holy Redeemer 0

Katie Roberts scored twice to lead Lake-Lehman to the win in a meeting of likely WVC field hockey contenders during the Donegal Tournament.


PT/XC 10

Lake-Lehman’s Chandler Longstreth was 53rd out of 221 entries in Saturday’s Penn Track/Cross Country 10 Meet Blue Race on the Kutztown University Farm Course.

The Black Knights finished 19th out of 30 teams in a field with many of the state’s strongest programs.


Dallas 4

Coughlin 1

Dallas swept doubles while also winning second and third singles Friday to remain unbeaten through six WVC matches.

The doubles teams of Reese Lewandowski-Elizabeth Mead and Hailey Sobocinski-Gabby Avila and singles players Morgan Landau and Caroline Stallard all won in straight sets.


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