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PIAA Girls’ AAA semifinals: Manheim Township advances to title game for 3rd straight time

Tuesday, 8th June 2021

Categories Girl's/Women's, High School, Posted 6/8/21
Staff Report

Manheim Township will play in the PIAA girls’ Class AAA championship game for the third straight season after toppling Sewickley Academy, 18-8, at State College.

The Blue Streaks (21-5) got seven goals and two assists from Megan Rice as they broke open a 5-4 game and led 12-5 at halftime before coasting to victory. Alyssa Dotter added five goals.

Manheim, the No. 3 finisher from District 3 and Lancaster Lebanon League champion, will face Radnor in the state final at West Chester East Saturday at noon.

Manheim fell to Harriton, 12-6, in the last AAA state final, in 2019 (no season was held in 2020 due to the pandemic). The Streaks lost the 2018 game to Unionville, 11-6.

Sewickley Academy 5 3 -8
Manheim Township 12 6 -18

Gordon 2g
DeSantis 2g
Hughes 4g

Megan Rice 7g, 2a
Sydney Witwer 2g
Campbell Heller 2g
Brenna Campagna 1g, 4dc, 3gb
Alyssa Dotter 5g
Bronwyn Hilbert 1g
E. Hagg 4dc, 3gb
D. Nee 4dc, 2gb
Maddie Eckertt 7 saves


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