Peters Township blanked Upper St. Clair 2-0 in a key Section 2-AAAA boys soccer match behind goalkeeper of Derek Ligouri and Andrew Massucci.

Massucci scored both goals while Ligouri made five saves.

The Indians who improved to 3-0-1 overall and 2-0-1 in section.

PT previously edged Mt. Lebanon 2-1 while USC defeated Bethel Park by the same score.

Massucci and Austin Marmol were credited with the goals for the Indians against the Blue Devils.

Jack Myers and Nick Tanner scored for the Panthers.

Peters Township girls win

Peters Township defeated Mt. Lebanon 1-0 in a girls soccer match.

Irene Doleno scored off a corner kick from Brooke Opferman for the lone goal.

Emma Sawich earned the shutout.

Wilcox wins sectional

Callan Wilcox of Mt. Lebanon fired a 77 at Cebarbrook Golf Course to win the Section 6-AAA golf title.

Blue Devil teammates Josh Shellenberger followed with a 79 for second place and Niko Renton managed an 82 to tie for fifth place.

Bethel Park’s Frank Visnikar also carded an 82 to advance to the semifinals set for Sept. 29.

Jordan takes title

Scott Jordan of Upper St. Clair shot par 71 on the Lone Pine Golf Course to claim medalist honors in the Section 7-AAA golf tournament.

Peters Township’s Ellian Ascencio and South Fayette’s James Cavrak tied for second place. Both finished with scores of 74.

USC’s Jack Urban and Alex Jones were fourth and seventh while PT’s Andrew Poon, Christian Schreiber and Nick Wentzel rounded out the top eight qualifiers for the semifinals.

The WPIAL Class AAA individual championships are scheduled for Oct. 6 at Nemacolin Country Club.

Peters Twp. girls golf

Ella McRoberts (38), Delaney Kern (39), Allison Poon (45) and Amelia Severns (54) led the way as Peters Township (176) defeated Oakland Catholic (183) and Mt. Lebanon (185) in a tri-match played at Valleybrook Country Club.

Lindsay Powanda of Mt. Lebanon was a medalist with a 36.

The Indians (177) also beat the Eagles (194) and Bethel Park (241) in a quadrangular match that also featured Upper St. Clair.

McRoberts (41), Poon (41), Kern (47) and Severns (48) posted the low scores.

Top golfers for BP included Kate Woley, Katie McGuigan, Riley Miller and Olivia Willig.

PT previously defeated USC 161-164 at St. Clair Country Club.

McRoberts (39) and Kern (36) led the way followed by Poon and Severns.

Bethel Park blanks CM

Bethel Park shut out Canon-McMillan 3-0 in girls soccer.

Artemis Conaboy, Eva Blatz and Macy Mathias scored for the Black Hawks. Teagan Melhalko earned an assist.

Almanac Sports Editor

An award-winning journalist, Eleanor Bailey has been employed by Observer Publishing Company since 1982. She is the sports editor at The Almanac and a contributor for the Observer-Reporter.

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