Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 6/4/16
Conestoga used a 14-1 run to close the first half and open the second half before rolling to a 17-6 rout of Kennard-Dale Saturday at Avon Grove in the PIAA girls’ quarterfinals.
The Pioneers (22-1, ranked No. 2 by Phillylacrosse.com) advance to the state semifinals Tuesday vs. Mt. Lebanon (a 13-8 winner over Chartiers Valley) at Cumberland Valley at noon. Kennard-Dale, the District 3 champion, closes at 23-2.
Conestoga fell behind, 2-1, before taking control and seizing an 11-3 halftime lead. The Pioneers scored the first four goals of the second half and led, 15-3, with 14:50 to play.
Monica Borzillo scored four goals and added four assists for the Pioneers while Sondra Dickey (three assists), Maggie Gladden, Paige Loose, Liz Scott, Amelia Kienzle and Rilee Scott each added two goals. Hannah Ashton scored once. Jules Horning had nine saves and two caused turnovers.
Conestoga 17, Kennard-Dale 6
Conestoga 11-6- 17
Kennard-Dale 3-3- 6
Monica Borzillo 4 goals 4 assists
Paige Loose 2 goals
Maggie Gladden 2 goals
Amelia Kienzle 1 goal
Rilee Scott 2 goals 1 assist
Liz Scott 2 goals
Sondra Dickey 2 goals 2 assists
Hannah Ashton 1 goal
Grace Eaton 1 goal 1 assist
Jules Horning 9 saves, 2 caused turnovers
Dressel 2 goals
Bowings 1 goal
Zimmerman 1 goal
Bracey 1 goal
Day 1 goal
Boone 10 saves