Roundup - Martinsburg boots Musselman

October 21, 2004


MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Nick Benavides scored five goals and had two assists to lead No. 2 Martinsburg as it rolled past Musselman 10-1 in the Region II Section 4 semifinals. Adam Polinik added three goals and an assist for the Bulldogs (17-1-1) while Trent Reid and Dave Poland each had a goal.

Matt Dushing scored Musselman's only goal.

Martinsburg will likely host Hedgesville Saturday at 1 p.m. in the section finals.

Hedgesville 3 No. 3 Jefferson 2

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION, W.Va. - Josh Himic scored twice for Hedgesville as it held off Jefferson to win in the Region II Section 4 semifinals. Cody Seibert added a goal for the Eagles while Simon Lee-Feuillet added an assist.

Matt Speaker scored for the Cougars.

Georgetown 2, St. James 1

WASHINGTON - Steve Lee scored a goal for St. James on an assist by Luke Terry for St. James (5-9-3, 3-6-2). Nate Venditta had 15 saves.



Martinsburg 4, Jefferson 2

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Martinsburg scored three goals in the final 10 minutes to beat Jefferson 4-2 in the W.Va. Region II Section 2 semifinals.

After the Bulldogs grabbed a 1-0 lead in the first half, Jefferson's Gabby Carstens and Mattie Stevens each scored to give the Cougars a 2-1 halftime lead. Jefferson held the lead until the Bulldogs erupted for three unanswered goals.

Martinsburg advances to take on Hedgesville on Saturday.

No. 5 Hedgesville 5 Musselman 0

HEDGESVILLE W.Va. - Leslie Kirk scored three goals, including one on a penalty kick. Jen Hoffman and Jenna Smith both recorded assists.

Jacquie Fisher and Jen Hoffman each scored for Hedgesville (17-2-1).

No. 7 Mercersburg Acad. 6 St. James 2

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Luciana Bolona had two goals for Mercersburg Academy. Jessie Tippen, Lauren Dobish, Kyle Taylor and Sonya Karbach each added a goal for the Blue Stom (8-5).


Mercersburg 3, St. Goretti 0

Gabby Turano had five kills and three digs and Jessica Myers had five assists for Goretti (1-12) in a loss to the Blue Strom, 25-11, 26-24, 25-18.


North Hagerstown 43 Catoctin 0

Mike Twigg had 137 yards passing and three touchdowns for North (5-1) while Jarell Hasan had two touchdowns and Jordan Granville, Dee Mency and Cadyn Robinson each had one.

Boonsboro 54, Clear Spring 0

BOONSBORO - Chris Selby returned a punt 52 yards for a touchdown and added a 39-yard run to lead Boonsboro.

Matt Wetzel had two touchdown runs, while Kyle Kane, Will Dayhoff, Jessi Dalton and Brad Rohrer each had one for the Warriors (3-3-1). Matt Beall led the defense with 12 tackles, while Rohrer added 10.

Smithsburg 14, Brunswick 12

BRUNSWICK, Md. - Chad Brown scored two touchdowns to lead Smithsburg (4-3) past Brunswick.


Smithsburg 12, Brunswick 6

BRUNSWICK Md. - Kevin Kocsis and Daniel Rishell scored a touchdown each for the Leopards (3-2-1).

Williamsport 18, South 0

Kyle McDannel scored on a 60-yard run, Brad Hewitt had a 5-yard touchdown run and Brandon Norris blocked a punt that Hewitt returned for a touchdown for Williamsport (3-2-1).


Shepherd 5, Catholic 0

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Richard Smith scored a goal and had two assists for the Shepherd University as it beat Catholic University. J.J. Flores, Jamie Ritchie, Pat Quinn and Donald Fon each added a goal for the Rams (9-3-4) while Robert Pence recorded the shutout.


Slaninka injured

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Shepherd University head men's basketball coach Ken Tyler announced Wednesday that senior center Matt Slaninka will undergo surgery on his previously injured ankle early next week. The 7-foot-4 Slaninka will likely be sidelined for up to two months.

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