Field hockey: Collins keys Spring-Ford; Methacton falls in OT

Spring-Ford 4, Council Rock South 1 – Alexa Collins connected for a pair of goals to lift the Rams to the nonleague win Tuesday. Ashley Della Guardia was strong in goal with eight saves to trigger the sturdy Spring-Ford defensive effort
Spring-Ford               3-1-4
CR South                   0-1-1
Shots: CR South 9-7. Corners: Spring-Ford 9, CR South 9. Goalie saves: Ashley Della Guardia (SF) 8, Karlie McCloskey (CRS) 3. Spring-Ford goals (assist): Kate Crist, Alexa Collins (Alysia Collins), Alexa Collins (Abbey Boyer), Boyer (Mackenna Maloney). CR South goal: Lauren Mitchell
Oley Valley 4, Methacton 3, OT – Sofia Gladieux posted a hat trick, including the game-winning goal on a penalty stroke in overtime, and added one assist to lead the Lynx to the nonleague win over the Warriors, who got a pair of goals from Alexa Kratz.
Methacton          2-1-0 – 3
Oley Valley         1-2-1 – 4
Shots: Oley Valley 11, Methacton 9. Methacton goals: Alexa Kratz 2, Jayme Weber. Oley Valley goals: Sofia Gladieux 3, Sarah Beers. Oley Valley assist: Gladieux. Goalie saves: Kelly O’Donnell (M) 4, Sarah Woolston (M) 3, Cassidy Drobek (OV) 6. Defensive saves: Rachel Alderfer (M), Elise Dewane (M)