Girls lacrosse: Boyertown, Phoenixville suffer season-ending losses in District 1-AAA openers

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(18) Downingtown West 11, (15) Boyertown 8 – The Bears were unable to sustain a fast start in suffering the season-ending loss in the opening round of the District 1-AAA playoffs Tuesday at Boyertown.
Trailing 4-2 late in the first half, the Whippets used a 4-1 run to go up 6-5 at the break. Downingtown West, which limped into the postseason losers of five of six, would never trail thereafter.
The Bears did manage to close within 10-8 with 3:45 still left in regulation, but the Whippets quelled the uprising with Ava Brady’s goal.
Lauren Tinson finished with a hat trick to pace D-West, which faces another PAC competitor No. 2 seed Owen J. Roberts in the second round Thursday in Bucktown. OJR had a first -round bye.
Hannah Adamski and Delaney Fox led the Boyertown offense with two goals apiece and a combined three assists. The Bears finish at 12-6 overall.
D-West                 6-5 – 11
Boyertown           5-3  -  8
Downingtown West
Lauren Tinson 3g
Ashley Plzak 2g
Rylee Slate 2g 1a
Ava Brady 1g
Elizabeth Mahmud 1g 1a
Lainey Straub 1g
Maddie Greco 1g, 2a
Boyertown
Jasmine Fink 1gb, 2ct
Allie Schell 1g, 1gb, 1ct
Hannah Adamski 2g, 1a, 3gb, 7dc, 2ct
Delaney Fox 2g, 2a, 1gb
Bailey Leatherman 1g, 1gb
Bella Slupski 1ct
Emma Beidler 1g, 1gb, 1dc, 2ct
Ali Pioli 2a, 1gb, 5dc, 2ct
Alina Friz 1g, 1a
Kenzie Schealer 1gb, 2ct
Elli Ferraro 7 saves
 
(12) Penncrest 20, (20) Phoenixville 4 – The PAC Frontier Division champion Phantoms ended their season on a down note with the blowout loss in the opening round of the District 1-AAA tournament. Phoenixville fell into a 15-1 hole by the break and was unable to recover at the end of a strong 13-7 season. Up next for Penncrest in the second round Thursday is (5) Unionville.
Phoenixville       1-3  -  4
Pencrest           15-5 - 20
Penncrest
Annalynn Pompetti: 4g, 3a, 6DC, 2gb
Kate Stanton; 4g, 1a, 6DC, 2gb
Kathryn Harding: 4g, 1a
Adisyn Bernhardt: 3g, 2a
Cara Childs: 2g
Kaitlyn Roth: 1g, 2DC, 3gb
Leah Strasser: 1g, 1gb
Reese Bigler: 1g
Ellie Chester: 1a
Kate Kirchgasser: 1a, 4gb
Brianna Nevin: 1DC, 1 CTO
Kathlene Flebbe: 1DC, 2gb, 1 CTO
Daniela Randazzo: 1gb
Mira Kuttymartin: 1gb, 1 CTO
Gabby Poole: 2DC
Kenzie Grant: 2gb
Celeste Cahill: 1gb, 2 CTO
Taryn Tagtmeir: 1 CTO
Car deJong: 1gb
Jessica Olds: 1gb
Sara Knasiak: 4 saves