Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 6/4/17
Dana Carlson scored three goals and Bridget Whitaker added two goals and an assist as Springfield-Delco downed Manheim Township, 9-7, Saturday in a PIAA Class AAA quarterfinal at Gov. Mifflin.
The Cougars (19-4), the District 1 runner-up, will meet District 1 sixth-place finisher Downingtown East in the semifinals Tuesday at West Chester Henderson at noon. Downingtown East toppled Fox Chapel, 19-7.
Manheim Township (21-4), the District 3 runner-up, drew within 7-6 when Sarah Elias (two goals) scored with 11:22 to play. But the Cougars tallied the next two goals to ice it.
Bailey O’Brien had two goals and Olivia Little a goal and two assists for the Cougars. Skylar Dorenkamp had two goals and an assist for Manheim Township.
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Tori Barretta had four goals while Kira Flynn, Hannah Wurzel and Emily Wurzel each had three as the Cougars (17-8) rolled.
Livi Lawton added two goals and two assists and helped the Cougars win 21 draw controls.
Allison Sheridan and Elise Person stood out on defense and goalie Emily Robinson recorded seven saves.