The Biglerville boys' soccer team has advanced to the PIAA State Class A quarterfinals.

The Canners, the District 3-A runners-up, rolled to a 3-0 victory over Windber at Somerset High School on Tuesday in a first-round state battle.

Mario Ortega scored twice for the Canners and Armando Rojo provided two assists. Biglerville rolled to a 3-0 halftime lead and cruised to victory. Carlos Esquizias had Biglerville's other goal.

The Canners outshot Windber, 11-2, and also had a 5-1 edge in corner kicks.

Gerry Lua got the win in goal, making two saves.

Biglerville will now take on District 7 runner-up Greensburg Central Catholic in a quarterfinal contest on Saturday. Greensburg Central Catholic (16-5-1) downed District 6 champion Bishop McCort in a first-round match on Tuesday, 2-1.

The site and time for the Biglerville-Greensburg Central Catholic game has also yet to be determined.

The Canners improved to 16-7-1 on the season.



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