February 17, 2014 |
The Wings lost to the Buffalo Bandits, 13-7, in Buffalo on Saturday, their third straight defeat. Ryan Ward and Kyle Buchanan each had four points for the Wings (3-6) Ward had four assists, and Buchanan had two goals and two assists. Mark Steenhuis had a hat trick for first-place Buffalo (6-2), and John Tavares had five assists.
January 21, 2014 |
IT'S NO RABBIT, but what two area police departments were able to pull out of a hat surely has one alleged criminal scratching his head. Thanks to DNA and a collaborative effort between Upper Darby and Philadelphia police, DNA on a hat left behind at the scene of a shooting almost four years ago has led to the arrest of Tyric Shaw, one of two alleged gunmen in the case. On Aug. 20, 2010, two men robbed two other men at gunpoint on Aberdeen Road near Guilford in Upper Darby. One victim was robbed of his cellphone, $7 in cash and a condom before he took off running, Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood said.
November 20, 2013 |
Carol Middough scored five goals to lead Shore Regional past fifth-seeded Ocean City, 5-0, on Monday night in a field hockey Tournament of Champions quarterfinal at Rider University. The star senior recorded a hat trick by the break and added two scores in the second half. Sarita Charap made eight stops for the Red Raiders. The No. 4 Blue Devils face top-seeded Eastern on Tuesday night. firstname.lastname@example.org
November 7, 2013 |
Ten minutes elapsed before Downingtown East's Linnea Faccenda scored her first goal. The senior finished a hat trick by the 23d minute on her way to five goals that sent the Cougars to a 5-1 win over Dover in a PIAA state Class AAA first-round girls' soccer game Tuesday night. Faccenda tallied four scores in the first half, and Downingtown East coach Craig Reed praised his star striker. "At the point she had her hat trick, she had only taken four shots," Reed said. "She has had an excellent season.
November 2, 2013 |
Madalyn Anagnou set up every one of Middle Township's goals in a 4-0 victory over Pinelands on Thursday afternoon in a South Jersey Group 2 field hockey quarterfinal. Sarah Bright and Jenna Herlihy were on the receiving end of Anagnou's four-assist day, notching a pair of goals each. Annie Mallet made six saves to earn the shutout for the second-seeded Panthers. Pinelands was the No. 6 seed. Middle Township will face No. 2 Woodstown in the semifinals next Thursday. Sarah Fisher struck twice for Woodstown in its quarterfinal, helping the Wolverines eliminate seventh-seeded Oakcrest, 5-1, at home.
October 30, 2013 |
Following a scoreless first half, Winslow Township looked to Owen Iaquinto for an offensive spark. The senior did not disappoint. Iaquinto factored in both goals as the Eagles turned back visiting Paul VI, 2-1, in an Olympic Conference boys' soccer match on Monday afternoon. Iaquinto beat a few defenders on a long run downfield before he found the top of the net with the winning strike. He also assisted on a David Hernandez goal earlier in the half. Joe Purvis made 12 saves to earn the win. In other league action: Joe Casaletto scored twice as host Washington Township won, 2-0, over Cherokee.
October 28, 2013 |
UNIONDALE, N.Y. - It took the Flyers until their 10th game - long after they had fired their coach, juggled their lines, and promoted players from the minors - but they finally found their offense Saturday night at the Nassau Coliseum. Especially Vinny Lecavalier. Lecavalier scored the seventh hat trick of his career - and first as a Flyer - to highlight a 5-2 win over the New York Islanders at the Nassau Coliseum. "We want to start a streak - that's our goal right now," Lecavalier said after his team's second straight win. "Overall, tonight was a great confidence-booster for everybody.
October 25, 2013 |
Woodbury coach Ari Ford said that even when he was training her on the West Deptford Little Storm youth team, it was clear that Rebecca Rossett someday would make an impact on a high school soccer field. The only question was whether that impact would come at Woodbury. "Way back at U-9, you knew she was special," Ford said. "We were lucky to keep her. The bigger schools came calling, but she decided to stay in town. " On Wednesday in Woodbury, just 13 games into her freshman season, Rossett tied the Thundering Herds' single-season scoring record in a 2-2 Colonial Conference tie against Collingswood.
October 14, 2013 |
Ashley O'Donnell (Academy Park) recorded her second straight hat trick and Natalie Rivera (Boyertown) scored twice to lead Immaculata's field hockey team (4-8, 2-0 CSAC) in a 7-2 thumping of Cedar Crest (0-12, 0-2) in Allentown. Patsy Murphy (Pope John Paul II) and Molly Byrne also scored. In their last two games, the Mighty Macs have tallied 15 goals. Maria Karidas (Council Rock South) netted her fifth career hat trick and goalie Kelly Kruk (Methacton) had nine saves to lead Gwynedd Mercy (6-6, 2-0 CSAC)
October 11, 2013 |
In Middle Township's 2-1 nonleague victory over Mainland in boys' soccer Wednesday night, Matt Waldron proved that sometimes the best defense immediately precedes the best offense. Waldron intercepted a pass in overtime, then ran up the right sideline and promptly put the game-winner in the net. His teammate Alijah Broadnax had tied the score at 1-1, nine minutes into the second half. The visiting Panthers needed every goal they could get. Mainland goalie Billy Talerico made 23 saves.