No. 5 Canevin still unbeaten

Share with others:

Print Email Read Later

Bishop Canevin is three games into its 2013 soccer season and hasn't had to pull the ball out of its own net.

The Class A No. 5 Crusaders (3-0, 1-0) pitched their third consecutive shutout, beating No. 3 Carlynton (0-3, 0-1) at home, 1-0, in Section 3.

Josh Bayer scored the only goal six minutes into the second half.

Bishop Canevin improved to 4-0-1 against the Cougars since 2011.

Other top boys games

• Brian Coyne scored in overtime to lift Class AA No. 2 South Fayette (3-0, 1-0) to a 1-0 victory against host Montour (0-2, 0-1) in Section 5

• Defending WPIAL champion Canon-McMillan (3-0, 1-0), ranked No. 3 in Class AAA, allowed its first goal this season, but got four goals and three assists from Josh Kruczek in a 9-1 Section 5 win against host Brashear (0-1, 0-1). Jake Wilcox added a hat trick for Canon-McMillan.

• Justin Minda scored two goals to lead Class AA No. 3 South Park (1-0) to a 5-0, non-section win against host Southmoreland (0-1).

• Austin Vertullo scored four goals to lead visiting Baldwin (2-0-1, 1-0) to a 6-1 victory against McKeesport (0-4, 0-1) in Class AAA Section 4.

• Chris Zhang scored the winner in overtime to lift Shady Side Academy (2-1, 1-0) to a 2-1 victory against host Highlands (0-1, 0-1) in Class AA Section 2.

• Matt Prezioso scored with four minutes remaining in the first overtime to lift Thomas Jefferson (2-2, 1-0) to a 2-1 victory against visiting Belle Vernon (1-3, 0-1) in Class AA Section 3.

• Abel Carlton notched a hat trick to lead Class A No. 4 Beaver County Christian (1-0, 1-0) to a 4-0 win against visiting Neshannock (0-2, 0-1) in Section 5.

Top performers

• Freedom's Gage Kemerer and South Side Beaver's Jesse Romanchak each scored three goals, but it was Kemerer's Patriots (1-0) that won the non-section game, 8-4, against the Rams (0-2).

• Nick Likar scored four goals to lead Serra Catholic (2-1) to a 7-2, non-section victory against visiting Riverview (0-2).

• Springdale's Taran Roesch scored four goals in a 6-0, non-section win for the host Dynamos (1-2) against Trinity Christian (0-2).

Girls soccer

• Erin Rodgers and Maggie Shope each netted a goal to lead Pine-Richland (3-0) to a 2-1, non-section road win against Class AAA No. 5 Penn-Trafford (1-2).

• Deena DeBaldo notched a hat trick for the second consecutive game to lead Class AAA No. 3 Fox Chapel (2-0, 1-0) to an 8-0 victory against visiting Allderdice (1-1, 0-1) in Section 3.

• Allie Walker scored in overtime to lift Canon-McMillan (1-0) to a 1-0 non-section win against visiting Yough (1-1).

100-goal club

• Mount Pleasant senior Jordan Toohey scored four goals, surpassing the 100-goal plateau, in a 7-4 win for the Vikings (1-0, 1-0) against Laurel Highlands (1-2, 1-1) in Class AA Section 1. Toohey has 102 goals in her career.

Boys' golf

• Thomas Steve shot a 3-under 31 and Nelson Zacur shot an even par 34 to lead Upper St. Clair to a 175-199, non-section win against Mt. Lebanon at St. Clair Country Club.

• Jake Benack shot a 2-under 34 to lead Thomas Jefferson to a 199-203, non-section victory against Moon at Cedarbrook Country Club.

• Zach Taylor shot an even-par 36 to help Baldwin defeat Bethel Park, 203-219, at South Hills Country Club.



You have 2 remaining free articles this month

Try unlimited digital access

If you are an existing subscriber,
link your account for free access. Start here

You’ve reached the limit of free articles this month.

To continue unlimited reading

If you are an existing subscriber,
link your account for free access. Start here