In a battle of two Class 4-A girls' soccer teams battling for District 3 playoff positioning, Dallastown dropped a 2-0 nonleague decision to visiting Hershey on Monday afternoon.
Hershey entered the game No. 11 in the District 3 4-A power ratings, while Dallastown was No. 13. The top 16 teams will make the 4-A district field.
The game was tied 0-0 at halftime before Hershey notched two second-half goals. The first goal came on a penalty kick.
Dallastown fell to 6-5, while Hershey improved to 6-3-1.
OTHER GIRLS' SOCCER
Suburban 8, New Oxford 2: At Suburban, the Trojans cruised behind big performances from Bridget Pogson (two goals), Nyah Hood (goal, assist) and Olivia Hayes (goal, assist). Hannah Drahauz, Brooke Sargen, Isabel Coy and Katie Wand also scored for Suburban.
Red Lion 5, Spring Grove 1: At Red Lion, the Lions improved to 7-2 overall and 6-1 in York-Adams Division I with the win. The Lions are tied for first in D-I.
Spring Grove 3, Gettysburg 0: At Gettysburg, Hailey Wolfe led the Rockets to A 25-19, 25-9, 25-12 victory with 11 kills, seven digs and four aces. Also for Spring Grove, Maddie Ruhland had 25 assists, five aces and three digs; Skye Wolfe had seven kills; and Sophia Kline had fives aces. For the Warriors, Whitney Smyth had four kills and 10 digs, while Shayna Davis had six assists and three digs.
Eastern York 3, Dover 0: At Dover, the Golden Knights rolled behind big nights from Sarah Moore (10 kills, 13 digs, four aces), Abby Smith (eight kills, eight digs, seven aces, three blocks), Ally Willich (22 assists, three aces) and Alyssa Noll (12 digs).
Delone Catholic 3, Susquehannock 1: At McSherrystown, in a nonleague contest, the Squirettes won their eighth straight, 25-22, 25-16, 21-25, 26-24. Delone improved to 8-2. Susquehannock fell to 6-5. Delone was led by Maddie Clabaugh (20 kills, 21 digs), Deanna Klunk (19 assists), Katie Kohler (25 assists), Brooke Lawyer (14 kills, 14 digs) and Emma Schneider (20 digs).
Central Dauphin 3, York Suburban 2: At Suburban, in a nonleague battle of District 3 powers, the home team suffered its first loss, falling to 7-1. Central Dauphin improved to 5-2. The game scores were 20-25, 25-23, 23-25, 26-24, 15-11. Suburban was paced by Caitlin Springer (10 kills, 10 digs, 43 assists), Eliana Rodgers (15 kills, five digs), Lauren Guyer (26 digs) and Mackenzie Corsa (24 digs).
Central York 3, Northeastern 0: At Manchester, the Panthers improved to 6-1 overall and 5-1 in York-Adams Division I with the 25-16, 25-14, 25-23 win. Central was led by Abbey Stiffler (11 assists), Aubrey Rentzel (10 assists, seven digs) and Kara Davies (seven kills). Northeastern was paced by Jade Shellenberger (13 assists, five digs, four blocks), Ashley Klinger (13 digs), Sadie Schantz (10 digs) and Marissa Kipp (10 digs).
Kennard-Dale 4, Northeastern 1: At Fawn Grove, the Rams received singles victories from Megan Hawkins and Brianna Serruto to help clinch the nondivisional victory. In doubles, Julie Rubelmann and Grace Maccarelli won the No. 1 match for K-D, while Shannon Fletcher and Victoria Santoriello won the No. 2 match. K-D improves to 12-0 overall. Northeastern's Jillian Laughman won at No. 1 singles.
Delone Catholic 3, Dover 2: At McSherrystown, the Squirettes captured all three singles matches to clinch the nonleague victory. Olivia Roth, Madi Rollins and Olivia Auffarth each won a straight-set singles match. The Eagles picked up a win at No. 1 doubles from Emily Moyer and Lydia Golden. Dover won the other doubles match by forfeit.
York Suburban 3, York Catholic 2: Ini Ekaha and Abby Miller won at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively, to power Suburban. Sophie Gilbert and Janelle Rice won at No. 1 doubles for the Trojans. York Catholic's Natalie Javitt won at No. 3 singles for the Irish, while Ireland Brennen and Ella Linthicum triumphed at No. 2 doubles.
Delone Catholic 2, York Suburban 0: At McSherrystown, Abby Fields led the Squirettes to the home victory by scoring one goal and adding one assist.
Dallastown 3, Mechanicsburg 1: At Dallastown, the Wildcats improved to 11-0-0 with the nonleague triumph. Mechanicsburg fell to 3-6-0.