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District 1 boys’ lacrosse: Pennsbury surprises Downingtown East, 8-6, to advance to quarterfinals for first time

Friday, 20th May 2011

Categories Boy's/Men's, High School, Posted 5/20/11

Luke Matthews scored three goals and Ricky Jutkiewicz had two goals and an assist while Drew Sweetland made 11 saves as visiting Pennsbury surprised Downingtown East, 8-6, Thursday night in the second round of the District 1 boys’ lacrosse playoffs.

The win advances the 13th-seeded Falcons (14-6) into the quarterfinals of district for the first time ever. They will play fifth-seeded Avon Grove – a 10-9 winner over Springfield-Delco – Saturday at Henderson High at 2 p.m.

Dan Marr and Sean Rinko led the Falcons’ defense. Josh Caven, Calvin Hopkins and Ryan McDonald each scored once.

Aaron Murphy had four goals for Downingtown East, while Ryan Poole and Kees Holterman each had one.

Pennsbury 8, Downingtown East 6

Ryan McDonald 1g
Josh Caven 1g
Luke Matthews 3g
Ricky Jutkiewicz 2g, 1a
Calvin Hopkins 1g
Drew Sweetland 11 saves

Downingtown East
Aaron Murphy 4g
Ryan Poole 1g
Kees Holterman 1g

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