BOYS CROSS COUNTRY
Comets earn win
Abington Heights defeated Blue Ridge, 19-42, but fell to Montrose, 36-25, and Elk Lake, 29-26, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet Oct. 4 in Clarks Summit. Dan Uhranowski placed second in 17:03 and Kyle Burke finished third in 17:06.
Lions earn win
Lackawanna Trail defeated Holy Cross, 25-30, but lost to Scranton Prep, 20-41, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet Oct. 4 in Jermyn. Matt Kinback placed third in 18:02 and Bobby Titus finished ninth in 18:42.
GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY
Lady Comets pick up two wins
Abington Heights defeated Montrose, 22-39, and Blue Ridge, 15-50, but fell to Elk Lake. 34-21, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet Oct. 4 in Clarks Summit. Katie Dammer placed first in 19:21, Alex Scheuermann finished seventh in 21:17, Sarah Bath was 11th in 21:55 and Emma Marion placed 14th om 22:20.
Lady Lions winless at meet
Lackawanna Trail was defeated by Scranton Prep, 42-19, and Holy Cross, 38-16, in a Lackawanna League cluster meet Oct. 4 in Jermyn. Tori James placed seventh in 21:55 and Ashleigh Clarke finished ninth in 22:27.
Lady Buckhorns shut out Lady Comets
Wallenpaupack downed Abington Heights in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 match Oct. 5 in Hawley. Ashlynn Fitzgerald made 14 saves for the Lady Comets.
Lady Lions play to draw
Lackawanna Trail tied Hazleton Area, 2-2, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 match Oct. 5 in Clinton Township. Lauren Baldwin and Courtney Dwyer each scored a goal for Trail. Samantha Baltrusaitis added an assist and Sarah Weisenfluh made 12 saves.
Lady Tigers edge Lady Comets
Tunkhannock defeated Abington Heights, 3-2, in overtime, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 match Oct. 7 in South Abington Township. Maura Jenkins and Phoebe Sebring scored goals for Abington Heights. Jenkins added an assist.
Lady Comets fall to Lady Warriors
Wyoming Area defeated Abington Heights, 8-0, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 1 match Oct. 10 in South Abington Township. McKenna Thorpe made 13 saves for the Lady Comets.
Buckhorns clip Comets
Wallenpaupack defeated Abington Heights, 5-4, to claim the Lackawanna League Class 3A championship Oct. 5 in Thornhurst Township. Troy Kelleher and Luke Fayocavitz had wins and Will Brown earned a split for the Comets in individual play. Fayocavitz-Brown picked up a better-ball win while Pat McGrail-Kelleher earned a split.
Comets blank Knights
Abington Heights defeated Scranton, 2-0, in a Lackawanna League Division 1 match Oct. 5 in Scranton. Pat Beatty scored both goals, Antonio Maletta added an assist and Jackson Danzig made four saves for the Comets.
Comets top Warriors
Jonathan Rickwood, Jimmy Lefchak, Pat Beatty and Evan Florey each scored to lead Abington Heights past Delaware Valley, 4-1, in a Lackawanna League Division 1 match Oct. 10 in Milford. Jackson Danzig made three saves for the Comets.
Lady Buckhorns clip Lady Comets
Wallenpaupack defeated Abington Heights, 1-0, in overtime, in a Lackawanna League Division 2 match Oct. 4 in Hawley. Trish Caucci made seven saves for Abington Heights.
Lady Comets outlast Lady Trojans
Abington Heights downed North Pocono, 5-2, in a Lackawanna League match Oct. 6 in Clarks Summit. Emily Clauss, Kelly Seechock, Carina Salerno, Abby Brown and Paige Morgan each scored a goal for Abington Heights. Anna Marchetta, Seechock and Morghan Stiles each had an assist, and Trish Caucci made three saves.
Lady Comets eliminate Lady Patriots
Abington Heights defeated Pittston Area, 5-0, in quarterfinals of the District 2-4 Class 3A championship Oct. 7 in Clarks Summit. Lauren Carroll, Catherine Pusateri and Clare Della Valle had singles wins for Abington Heights. The teams of Savannah Blaum-Lauren Koczwara and Macy Marturano-Julia Poulson-Houser won in doubles play.
Lady Comets blank Lady Meteors
Emily Crowley had 19 assists, Olivia Baker contributed 11 points and Jasmine McDuffie added six kills during Abington Heights’ 3-0 win over Montrose in a Lackawanna League match Oct. 5 in Clarks Summit.
Lady Lions fall to Lady Foresters
Forest City defeated Lackawanna Trail, 3-1, in a Lackawanna League match Oct. 5 in Clinton Township. Carolyn Mack had 13 assists, Madisyn Peoples added 11 kills and Lydia Dunckle contributed 10 digs for Trail.
Lady Comets down Lady Wildcats
Emily Crowley had 33 assists, Jasmine McDuffie added 14 service points and Alessia Brunori delivered 12 kills to help Abington Heights defeat Western Wayne, 3-1, in a Lackawanna League match Oct. 6 in South Canaan Township.
Lady Meteors too much for Lady Lions
Montrose defeated Lackawanna Trail, 3-1, in a Lackawanna League match Oct. 6 in Montrose. Allison Melnikoff had 15 digs, Madisyn Peoples added eight kills and Lydia Dunckle had seven service points.
Lady Comets top Lady Lady Eagles
Alessia Brunori had six aces and Emily Crowley added 18 assists to lead Abington Heights over Mountain View, 3-0, in a Lackawanna League match Oct. 10 in Clarks Summit.
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