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Prep Roundup: ’Cats’ defense repels Indians
FROM STAFF REPORTS
MOUNTAIN VIEW 3, STAFFORD 1
Mountain View built a 3–0 lead early in the second half and by using strong defense and goalkeeping earned a 3–1 Commonwealth District field hockey win against visiting Stafford on Wednesday evening.
Emily Johnson, Gretchen Geisler and Olivia Hubert each scored for the Wildcats (8–0, 8–0). Hubert, Bryce Barnes and Caity Maffia added assists.
McKenzie Bowler scored off an assist from Natalie Bohmke late in the second half for the Indians, who also got nine saves from goalie Kelsey Trainor.
Mountain View visits Colonial Forge on Tuesday.
FREDERICKSBURG ACADEMY 5, WAKEFIELD 0
Colleen Norair had two goals to lead the Falcons over Wakefield.
Meghan Norair, Kirstie Harry and Catherine Estes each had a goal and an assist for FA.
Fredericksburg Academy (5–1) plays at Steward on Friday.
EASTERN VIEW 3, SPOTSYLVANIA 0
Visiting Spotsylvania fell to Eastern View in a Battlefield District matchup. The Knights were led by Kacey Payne and Brittney Hayden. The Knights host Louisa this evening.
CULPEPER D. CAROLINE
Visiting Culpeper earned a Battlefield District win against Caroline. Rebecca Calhoun scored for the Cavaliers with an assist from Mallorie Wright. Midfielder Chandler Moison provided solid play for Caroline.
RIVERBEND 3, MASSAPONAX 2
Miranda Mitchell had 13 kills and 14 digs, and Danielle Deiters totaled 37 assists and two aces for Riverbend in a 25–22, 20–25, 25–22, 16–25, 21–19 Commonwealth District home win.
Shadae Strother had 11 kills and three blocks, Rebecca Statler provided 23 digs and five kills, and Brett Pettus chipped in seven kills and three aces for the Panthers (7–2, 5–2), who entertain Brooke Point tonight.
Rachel Jankovits had 17 kills and 15 digs, Emilee Hill registered 17 kills, and Colleen Beaver supplied 10 blocks and nine kills for the Panthers (7-6, 3-4), who visit Stafford tonight.
COLONIAL FORGE 3, NORTH STAFFORD 0
Hope Kelley had 11 kills and Brooke Sanders doled out 22 assists to help homestanding Colonial Forge cruise to a 25–10, 25–15, 25–12 Commonwealth District win.
Other leaders for the Eagles (11–6, 7–0) were Jenna Ulizio with 11 digs, Maddie Scovell with five aces and Nori Thomas with four kills.
Colonial Forge visits Albemarle tonight.
MOUNTAIN VIEW 3, STAFFORD 0
Mountain View defended its home court with a 25–14, 25–21, 25–13 Commonwealth District win.
Jennifer Quintero had 15 digs, Haley Parish six kills and Jessie Gatanis 13 assists for Stafford (5–6, 1–6), which host Massaponax tonight.
KING GEORGE VS. JAMES MONROE
James Monroe won the boys race 20–36 over King George, while the Foxes’ girls topped the Yellow Jackets 18–42 on JM’s 5K home course at Pratt Park.
BOYS: 1. Knick McKay (JM) 18:08, 2. Nye Lott (JM) 18:18, 3. Ian Koepfinger (KG) 18:36, 4. Drew Brunson (JM) 18:40, 5. Javan Haas (KG) 18:47.
GIRLS: 1. Haley Armentrout (KG) 20:25, 2. Anna Kniceley (KG) 21:12, 3. Kristen Hornabaker (KG) 21:20, 4. Katherine Smith (JM) 21:39, 5. Ashley Perkins (KG) 21:42.