BOYS CROSS COUNTRY
Comets earn six wins
Abington Heights defeated Western Wayne, 19-42, Honesdale, 18-37, Forest City, 15-50, Carbondale Area, 15-50, North Pocono, 26-29, and Valley View, 15-50, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet on Tuesday, Sept. 27 in South Canaan Township. Kyle Burke placed second in 17:02, Dan Uhranowski finished fourth in 17:19, Ethan Mattox was seventh in 18:13, Ryan Siebecker placed ninth in 18:20 and Nathan Kizer finished 11th in 18:39.
Lions earn five wins
Lackawanna Trail defeated Riverside, 17-42, Mountain View, 19-36, Dunmore, 19-38, Susquehanna, 21-34, and Old Forge, 15-50, but fell to Lakeland, 21-34, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet on Tuesday, Sept. 27 in Kingsley. Matt Kinback placed first in 18:34, Bobby Titus finished fourth in 19:01 and Jared Klepadlo was 10th in 20:26.
GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY
Lady Comets earn five wins
Abington Heights defeated Western Wayne, 24-33, Forest City, 15-50, Carbondale Area, 15-50, North Pocono, 18-44, and Valley View, 20-36, but lost to Honesdale, 30-25, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet on Tuesday, Sept. 27 in South Canaan Twp. Katie Dammer placed first in 18:37, Alex Scheuermann finished third in 19:44 and Emma Marion was 14th in 21:52.
Lady Lions earn five wins
Lackawanna Trail defeated Susquehanna, 26-29, Old Forge, 20-35, Dunmore, 27-28, Mountain View, 15-50, and Lakeland, 15-50, but fell to Riverside, 31-24, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet on Tuesday, Sept. 27 in Kingsley. Ashleigh Clarke placed first in 22:58 and Tori James finished second in 23:07.
Lady Royals edge Lady Lions
Holy Redeemer defeated Lackawanna Trail, 2-1, in a Wyoming Valley Conference match Wednesday, Sept. 28 in Wilkes-Barre. Lauren Beemer scored off an assist from Rachael Beemer for Lackawanna Trail. Sarah Weisenfluh made six saves for Trail.
Lady Comets shut out by Lady Knights
Lake-Lehman defeated Abington Heights, 7-0, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 match Wednesday, Sept. 28 in South Abington Township. Ashlynn Fitzgerald made 15 saves for the Lady Comets.
Lady Warriors top Lady Lions
Delaware Valley defeated Lackawanna Trail, 2-0, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 match Monday, Oct. 3 in Milford.
Lions blank Chargers
Anthony Berrios scored two touchdowns to help Lackawanna Trail defeat Carbondale, 37-0, in a Lackawanna Football Conference Division 3 game Friday, Sept. 30 in Clinton Township. Thomas Huffsmith and James Gillespie added rushing touchdowns, Matt Bergey caught a touchdown pass for Nathan Rolka, and Rolka added a field goal.
Cavs clip Comets
Scranton Prep defeated Abington Heights, 5-4, in a Lackawanna League golf match Tuesday, Sept. 27 in Mount Cobb. Sebastian Cimoch, Frank Adamo and John Redman won individual matches for Prep. Troy Kelleher, Connor Kelleher and Nick Sebastianelli won individual matches for Abington Heights. Prep’s team of Evan Murphy-Redman earned a better-ball win. The other better-ball matches between Cimoch-Jack Habeeb and Luke Fayocavitz-T. Kelleher, and Tyler Marchese-Adamo and C. Kelleher-Will Brown were split.
Comets top Trojans
Abington Heights defeated North Pocono, 7-2, in a Lackawanna League Division 1 semifinal match Wednesday, Sept. 28 in Clarks Summit. Troy Kelleher, Pat McGrail, Connor Kelleher, Nick Sebastianelli and Luke Fayocavitz earned individual wins. The teams of T. Kelleher-McGrail and C. Kelleher-Sebastianelli had better-ball wins.
Comets blank Buckhorns
Abington Heights shut out Wallenpaupack, 2-0, in a Lackawanna League Division 1 match Thursday, Sept. 29 in Clarks Summit. Antonio Maletta and Jonathan Rickwood scored for the Comets. Pat Beatty had two assists and Jackson Danzig made eight saves.
Comets shut out Cougars
Jonathan Rickwood scored two goals to help Abington Heights defeat Valley View, 5-0, in a Lackawanna League Division 1 match Monday, Oct. 3 in Clarks Summit. Colin McIntyre, Pat Beatty and Jimmy Lefchak each added a goal for the Comets. Beatty had two assists and Anthony Freda, Lefchak and Dan Muller each had one. Jackson Danzig made five saves.
Lady Comets edge Lady Warriors
Hannah Kowalski scored a goal to give Abington Heights a 1-0 win over Delaware Valley in a Lackawanna League Division 2 match Wednesday, Sept. 28 in Milford. Trish Caucci made one save for the Lady Comets.
Lady Comets top Lady Wildcats
Abington Heights defeated Western Wayne, 4-1, in a Lackawanna League match Thursday, Sept. 29 in South Canaan Township. Lauren Carroll, Catherine Pusateri and Clare DellaValle had singles wins, and the team of Lauren Koczwara-Savannah Blaum won in doubles play.
Lady Bucks sweep Lady Lions
Dunmore defeated Lackawanna Trail, 3-0, in a Lackawanna League match Wednesday, Sept. 28 in Dunmore. Allison Melnikoff led Trail with 18 digs.
Lady Comets blank Lady Warriors
Olivia Baker had 17 kills to help Abington Heights defeat Elk Lake, 3-0, in a Lackawanna League match Wednesday, Sept. 28 in Clarks Summit. Adele Hollander added eight points for the Lady Comets.
Lady Lions top Lady Sabers
Carolyn Mack had 18 points, Allison Melnikoff had 23 digs and Madisyn Peoples contributed 12 kills to help Lackawanna Trail defeat Susquehanna, 3-0, in a Lackawanna League match Friday, Sept. 30 in Susquehanna.
Lady Comets outlast Lady Bucks
Abington Heights defeated Dunmore, 3-2, in a Lackawanna League match Saturday, Oct. 1 in Clarks Summit. Brooke Reiner had 28 digs, April Sokalsky added 12 kills and Jasmine McDuffie contributed 10 points for Abington Heights.
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