Local Roundup: Aleah Kranson’s six-goal night leads Wyoming Area to girls soccer victory

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Aleah Kranson rang up six goals and Christine Kosco finished with two goals and four assists as Wyoming Area hammered Hanover Area, 10-0, in a high school girls soccer match Monday.

Less than 18 minutes into the game, Kranson had a hat trick and added three more goals in the second half.

Kosco got the scoring started with a goal 21 seconds into the game and also scored the opening goal of the second half four minutes in to extended Wyoming Area’s lead to 5-0. She later added her final two assists, while Kranson also wound up with a pair of assists.

Tierney Porfirio assisted on a goal and scored the final one to close the scoring for the Warriors.

Abby Thompson made 15 saves for Hanover Area.


Lake-Lehman 4, Holy Redeemer 0

Max Paczewski had a goal and an assist in the first half and the Black Knights limited Redeemer to eight shots in the victory.

Abe Dabsheh hit the first goal less than three minutes in to get Lehman rolling.


Lake-Lehman 145, Berwick 165

Bobby Lugiano went 1-over with a 35 to lead the Black Knights past Berwick in a tight match.

Tanner Harry shot a 36 to boost Lehman, while Zach Evans led Berwick with a 38.

Crestwood 165, Valley West 188

Jeremy Harper was 1-over par with a 37 to lead the Comets to victory.

Evie Williams finished with a 40 in the win, while Danny Polacheck topped the Spartans with a 43.

Wyoming Sem 163, Hanover Area 197

Jeremy Callahan and Harrison May both carded a 38 as the Blue Knights edged the Hawkeyes.

Kyleen McCance led Hanover Area with a 44.


Berwick 3, Crestwood 0

Karley Hower served 17 points, Katie Spencer made 17 digs and the Bulldogs swept a 25-15, 27-27, 25-15 victory.

Natalie Blockus made eight kills and served 10 points in the victory.

Melanie Golden finished with eight assists and five service points for the Comets, while Makayla Brislin had six service points and five assists.

Nanticoke Area 3, Meyers 0

Rayza Ruiz made nine kills and served 11 aces to lead the Trojanettes to a 25-6, 25-10, 25-11 victory.

Jilann Baron also had nine kills and Rielly Miller finished with 18 assists in the win.

Da-Nayia Ballard had five kills for the Mohawks.

Tunkhannock 3, Lake-Lehman 0

Jess Salus made five kills and served 10 points for Lehman in a 25-15, 25-10, 25-15 defeat to the Tigers.


WVW cancels 3 games

With rain in the forecast all afternoon, the Wyoming Valley West athletic department cancelled three sporting events on Monday — a home field hockey game against Hazleton Area, a home girls tennis match against Holy Redeemer and a home boys soccer game against Tunkhannock.

Make-up dates have yet to been announced.



King’s 1, Keystone 0

Former Coughlin standout and senior captain Kelsey Gabriele scored the game-winning goal with 4:02 remaining in overtime to lift the Monarchs to victory.

The score came when Kelley O’Keefe sent in a cross from the right side in front of the cage that Gabriele got a stick on and knocked in for the win.


Wyoming Area 10, Hanover Area 0

Hanover Area`0`0 — 0

Wyoming Area`4`6 — 10

First half — 1. WA, Christine Kosco (Aleah Kranson), 0:21; 2. WA, Kranson (Amanda McCormick), 14:00; 3. WA, Kranson (Kosco), 14:09; 4. WA, Kranson (Julie Bonsavage), 17:44. Second half — 5. WA, Kosco, 4:00; 6. WA, Caitlin McDonough (Kranson), 11:26; 7. WA, Kranson (Kosco), 16:58; 8. WA, Kranson (Kosco), 23:15; 9. WA, Kranson (Tierney Porfirio), 28:50; 10. WA, Porfirio, 30:01.

Shots — HAN 3; WA 33. Saves — HAN 15 (Abby Thompson); WA 2 (Lauren Kelly). Corner kicks — HAN 1; WA 6.


Lake-Lehman 4, Holy Redeemer 0

Lake-Lehman`2`2 — 4

Holy Redeemer`0`0 — 0

First half — 1. LL, Abe Dabsheh (Max Paczewski), 37:47; 2. LL, Paczewski, 15:49. Second half — 3. LL, Kyle Sincavage (Mike Bulzoni), 39:18; 4. LL, Andrew Battin (Kyle Naugle), 16:02.

Shots — LL 15; HR 8. Saves — LL 5 (Jon Raspen); HR 10 (Lance McGrane). Corner kicks — LL 3; HR 3.


Lake-Lehman 145, Bewick 165

at Lehman GC, Par 35

BERWICK (165) — Zach Evans 38, Wes Arndt 42, Jason Whitebreak 42, Samantha Kaleta 43.

LAKE-LEHMAN (145) — x-Bobby Lugiano 35, Tanner Harry 36, Zach Aben 37, Bryce Burgit 37.

Crestwood 165, Valley West 188

at Blue Ridge GC, par 36

VALLEY WEST (188) — Danny Polacheck 43, Ryan Pyvidus 45, Ava Carey 48, Zack Buzinkai 52.

CRESTWOOD (165) — x-Jeremy Harper 37, Evie Williams 40, Sara Hall 42, Casey Davidson 46.

Wyoming Sem 163, Hanover Area 197

at Huntsville GC, par 36

WYOMING SEM (163) — x-Jeremy Callahan 38, x-Harrison May 38, Greg Godleski 42, Andrew Maddock 45.

HANOVER AREA (197) — Kyleen McCance 44, Matt Barber 48, Molly Corbett 52, Hayden Brown 53.

x-match medalist

Aleah Kranson
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