Wyoming Area’s boys and girls soccer teams, along with Pittston Area’s girls team, are preparing for the PIAA District 2 playoffs next week.
The week prior, however, each team had chances to carry momentum into the championships. Unfortunately, it was a tough week for each team.
The Wyoming Area boys team is the only team to not lose each game they played this week. The Warriors used a goal in the waning minutes on Tuesday to earn a tie with Meyers.
Damien Bronsburg scored with 7:38 remaining, assisted by Casey Orlando, to tie the game at 1. After two overtime periods, the score remained the same and the teams finished with a tie.
Holy Redeemer 4, Wyoming Area 2
Eric Schramm had a goal and an assist and Matt Blaum picked up two helpers as Holy Redeemer doubled up on Wyoming Area, 4-2 on Friday.
Jude Height, Zach Patterson and Mike Mohutsky recorded the other goals for the Royals.
Despite the loss, Brenden Lee found the back of the net twice for the Warriors.
Nanticoke 10, Wyoming Area 0
Ed Lukowski scored his 100th career goal as he recorded six goals and three assists while he led Nanticoke to victory over Wyoming Area on Thursday. Zach Cardone and Luke Butczynski each had two goals of their own for the Trojans.
Nanticoke outshot the Warriors 21-7 and goalie Carmelo Pioquinto made four saves to secure the shutout.
Dallas 10, Pittston Area 2
Ricky Wooditch scored four times and assisted on another while Christian Kimmerle netted a goal and three assists as the Mountaineers topped Pittston Area. Dallas outshot the visitors 28-8 and had a 4-0 advantage in corners.
Dominic Stella scored two, back-to-back goals in the second half for the Patriots.
Dallas 5, Pittston Area 0
Ruby Mattson scored five consecutive goals as she led Dallas over Pittston Area, 5-0, in girls soccer action on Monday.
Katie Snedeker and Megan Miller picked up assists during the game while goaltender Shayla Stuart made two stops to secure the shut out. Pittston Area’s Taryn Ashby made nine saves.
Meyers 4, Wyoming Area 3 OT
Eden Stella, Aleah Kranson and Lauren Shission tallied goals for Wyoming Area in the overtime loss on Monday.
Erin Morris scored at the 5:23 point of overtime as Meyers went on to narrowly defeat the Warriors. Ashley Bruno, Kayley Nilon and Jenay Zelinka also scored a goal each for the Mowhawks.
Nanticoke 2, Wyoming Area 1
Kayla Aufiero scored the deciding goal in the second half to lift the Trojans on Tuesday.
Claudia Waltz put Wyoming Area ahead with a goal in the first half, but Nanticoke’s Katie Butzynski tied it up moments into the second half off a feed from Anna Lukowski.
Holy Redeemer 8, Wyoming Area 0
In a game played Friday night, Lydia Lawson and Nicole Cavanaugh netted hat tricks and Alyssa Christian recorded a goal and an assist as Holy Redeemer routed Wyoming Area.
The Royals out shot Wyoming Area 30-10 and goalie Gabby Tomasura made 10 saves to secure the shutout.