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It was a mixed bag of results for several York-Adams League programs Saturday.

Some results were very good for teams while others ended up a bit of disappointed.

The very GOOD : The York Catholic girls' volleyball team didn't even qualify for the York-Adams League playoff tournament a few weeks ago. But that didn't stop the Irish from capturing a District 3 championship.

The Irish, who entered the District 3-A bracket seeded fifth out of eight squads, captured their first district title since 2007 after sweeping No. 2 seed Lititz Christian, 25-23, 25-16, 26-24, at Dallastown High School.

The victory also secured the one and only PIAA berth in Class A. York Catholic will face the District 2 champion Blue Ridge Tuesday at a time and location yet to be determined.

No stats were available as of press time.

More GOOD : The Susuquehannock girls' soccer team had never qualified for the PIAA tournament in their history.

That is until this year.

The Warriors punched their ticket to the state Class AA playoffs next week after downing ELCO, 2-0, in the District 3-AA third-place contest at Northeastern High School.

Maddy Mummert, the team's leading scorer this year, and Taylor Tannura each found the net in the triumph.

Susquehannock will face District 6 champion Central (Martinsburg) in the first round of the state Class AA playoffs Tuesday at a time and location yet to be determined. Central will enter the contest unbeaten at 20-0, while the Warriors enter with a 15-4-2 record.

Even more GOOD, II : It was a good day for the Susquehannock soccer teams as the boys' team also earned a ticket into the state playoffs.

The Warriors upended Fleetwood by a 2-1 margin in double overtime in a District 3-AA third-place contest at Northeastern High School.

Joe Lippy tied up the contest in the second-half before Luke Thomas scored the game-winner in the second OT session as Susquehannock rebounded from a 1-0 deficit at the half. Goalie Aaron Bilbie made seven saves in the victory.

Susquehannock (15-7) will face District 5 champion Somerset (18-5) Tuesday at a time and location yet to be determined in the first round of the state Class AA playoffs.

More GOOD, III : The York Catholic football team locked up the No. 3 seed for the impending District 3-A tournament with a convincing 56-8 triumph over York Tech Saturday.

The Irish (5-5) were already a lock for the four-team bracket, which will kick off in two weeks. The victory, however, allowed Catholic to avoid a first-round clash with top-seeded Camp Hill (9-1). Instead they will travel to take on Steel-High (5-5) in a semifinal contest on November 20.

GOOD but not great : While it wasn't quite the color of medal they were hoping for, the York Suburban boys' cross country team capped off another terrific season with hardware in tow.

The defending PIAA Class AA champs finished eight points behind Dallas in the team competition. Dallas compiled a team total of 96 points compared to Suburban's 104.

The Trojans were led individually by Donovan Mears, who finished in 15th place overall. Bryce Ohl (34th), Jarrett Raudenski (40th), Peter Wagner (61st) and Josh Kerr (81st) rounded out the team's top five scorers as Suburban took home silver medals for their runner-up showing.

Individually there were several other notable finishes across the league. Kennard-Dale's Maddie Ferner placed 15th in the girls' Class AA meet. Eastern York's Maddie McLain was just three seconds behind Ferner in 16th place in that meet. Delone Catholic's Kate Mowery finished 41st overall in the girls' Class A race.

On the boys' side, Delone's Will Greene placed 8th in the Class A meet while Red Lion's Michael Bodsich ended up 161st in the high-competitive Class AAA meet.

GOOD but not great, II : While it's hard to be disappointed about playing in the District 3 finals, the Delone Catholic girls' volleyball team were hoping their medals would be golden.

But the four-time defending York-Adams League champions were once again blocked on their quest for gold by their parochial rival Berks Catholic. The Saints defended their District 3-AA title by downing the Squirettes, 26-16, 25-16, 22-25, 25-22 at Dallastown High School. The loss marked the second and only two losses this season for a Delone squad that has otherwise seemed unstoppable at times throughout the campaign.

The good news for Delone is that they already qualified for the PIAA Class AA tournament that begins next week. They will face the District 12 champion Archbishop Wood Tuesday at a time and location yet to be determined.

No stats were available as of press time.

GOOD but not great, III : The quest for their first District 3 girls' volleyball title will have to wait another year for Central York.

The York-Adams Division I champions ran into the buzzsaw that is Hempfield in the District 3-AAA finals at Dallastown High School. The Black Knights claimed their ninth title since 2002 after sweeping Central, 25-16, 25-14, 25-17.

The Panthers will continue their season when they face District 2 champion Delaware Valley Tuesday at a time and location yet to be determined in the first round of the state Class AAA playoffs.

No stats were available as of press time.

Good but not great, IV : The Central York boys' soccer team was looking to become just the third York-Adams League program to capture a District 3-AAA title when they squared off against Lower Dauphin at Hersheypark Stadium.

Despite taking the early lead on a goal by Igor Gomes, the Panthers were unable to increase their advantage against the Falcons. Lower Dauphin eventually tied the game in the second-half. Neither club scored after that sending the match into two overtimes before a pivotal penalty kick showdown.

Unfortunately for the York-Adams Division I champs, they came up just a bit short as they fell by a 4-2 margin.

Central's season, however, is far from over. The Panthers will face Fox Chapel, the District 7 runner-up, Tuesday at a time and location yet to be determined in the first round of the state Class AAA playoffs.

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