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High school roundup: Bears nip Panthers in girls lacrosse
FROM STAFF REPORTS
Danielle Dieters scored three times Monday as Riverbend’s club girls lacrosse team edge Massaponax 9–8 in overtime.
Becca Statler and Hannah Sutphin each scored twice, with Genesis Pippen and Lexie Hazen scoring once each for Riverbend. Goalie Savannah Lacy stopped eight shots.
STAFFORD 11, WAKEFIELD 3
Alex Sypolt had three goals and three assists, while Mikey Reynolds and Leathan Hopkins added two goals and an assist each for homestanding Stafford.
Ryan Sompayrac (two), Aaron Mays and Kyle Cooke also scored, with Jack Gifgard and Brendan Cobb each contributing an assist for the Indians (2–8).
Stafford hosts Brooke Point on Friday.
ESSEX 4, MIDDLESEX 3
Robert Watkins headed home a corner kick from Alex Kennedy with nine minutes to play for the game-winning goal as visiting Essex rallied from a 2–0 halftime deficit.
Brock Williams scored twice and Kennedy once for the Trojans (8–2–1), who host Lancaster Wednesday.
Courtland won three matches via shutout en route to a Battlefield District win. The Cougars (5–6, 5–4) travel to Eastern View on Thursday.
Singles: Andrew Heppeh (C) d. Josh Baird 8–0; Marcus Mitra(C) d. Morgan Welter 8–0; Miguel Mitra(C) d. Jeremy Colson 8–1; Hunter Davis(C) d. R. Michael Turner 8–1; Dylan Clark(C) d. Andy McGarr 8–5; Austin Fields(C) d. J. Martin Guerrero 8–2.
Doubles: Heppe–Ma. Mitra(C) d. Baird–Lane May 8–0; Mi. Mitra–Davis(C) d. Colson–McGarr 8–3; Clark–Hudson Oxendine(C) d. Turner–Guerrero 8–5.
TRI–MATCH AT LEE’S HILL
Fredericksburg Christian finished with a score of 126, to defeat Highland (132) and Middleburg Academy (139).
Brian Therrien (40), Sarah Therrien (42) and Alex Ledoux (44) recorded counting scores for the Eagles (12–2).