PREP ROUNDUP, WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 11: Central earns golf win, Eastern's Malone sets record
There's now a tie for first place in the York-Adams Division I golf race.
Central York, led by senior standout Carson Bacha, earned a first-place finish on Wednesday in the D-I tournament at Heritage Hills Golf Resort.
Bacha finished with a 4-under-par 67 to lead the Panthers to a 312 total. Bacha's score was the best of the day by 10 shots. Central, meanwhile, finished 24 shots ahead of second-place Dallastown.
Central and Dallastown are now tied for first place in the division at 27-3. There are two D-I matches left in the season, at the Bridges on Tuesday, Sept. 17, and at Hanover Country Club on Thursday, Sept. 19.
New Oxford finished third as a team on Wednesday at 368, followed by South Western (375), Northeastern (375), Red Lion (377) and Spring Grove, which did not have the required four golfers to field a team scored.
Central's Alex Gekas had the second-best individual score on the day at 77, followed by Spring Grove's Karl Frisk at 78 and Dallastown's Michael DeRose at 79. Central's Jun Lee and Northeastern's Tanner Sadowski tied for fifth at 83.
Kennard-Dale 5, Delone Catholic 0: At Fawn Grove, the Rams received straight-set singles victories from Brianna Miller and Megan Hawkins. Also for K-D, Julie Rubelmann and Grace Maccarelli won the No. 1 doubles match in straight sets. The Rams also picked up two forfeit victories. K-D improved to 4-0 in York-Adams Division II and 8-0 overall.
West York 3, Littlestown 0: At Littlestown, the Bulldogs received straight-set singles victories from Alisa Steele and Lexi Sanderson. In doubles, Sadie Mikula and Amara Weaver combined for a win. The other two matches were not finished because of rain.
New Oxford 5, Spring Grove 0: At Spring Grove, the Colonials received straight-set singles victories from Kasi Conjack, Molly Socks and Kayla Hoffman. In doubles, Maddie Dockter and Brielle LaBreck combined to win the No. 1 match, while Kaelyn Kennedy and Caitlyn Smith won the No. 2 match.
Susquehannock 3, South Western 2: At Hanover, the Warriors captured both doubles matches to secure the victory. Megan Cramer teamed with Diana Kelbaugh to win the No. 1 match, while Julia Thomas and Livia Haines combined to win the No. 2 match. In singles, Abby Martin won the No. 3 match. For the Mustangs, Emma Hynson and Sarah McComas each won a singles match.
York Suburban 3, Northeastern 2: Suburban swept the doubles behind the teams of Alivia Halza/Sophie Gilbert and Janelle Rice/Rory Noble. Abby Miller won at No. 3 singles for Suburban. Jillian Laughman and Jiselle Castano triumphed at No. 1 and No. 2 singles for the Bobcats.
Dallastown 3, Dover 0: At Dallastown, in a rain-shortened match, the Wildcats won to improve to 6-1 overall and 4-1 in York-Adams Division I.
Eastern York 3, West York 0: At West York, Eastern York's Addison Malone set the program record for goals in a career in the victory. Malone scored two of Eastern's three goals. She now has 46 for her career. The previous record of 44 was set by Lauren Potoski. Eastern improved to 5-1 with its fifth straight victory. The Golden Knights are now 4-0 in York-Adams Division III. West York fell to 2-2 overall and 1-2 in the division.
Red Lion 8, Spring Grove 2: At Red Lion, the home team rolled behind Hannah Downs (two goals, two assists), Kaiya Edwards (two goals), Kennedy Bratton (two goals), Sarah Gillmen (goal, assist) and Chloe Tarlton (goal). Chloe Makibban scored both of Spring Grove goals.
Eastern York 2, Dover 2: Ethan Nikolaus made 10 saves and Gavin Donnelly scored both goals for Eastern. No Dover stats were provided.