Perkiomen Valley holds off Downingtown West; Pope John Paul II rallies behind Moroz goal

(9) Perkiomen Valley 2, (24) Downingtown West 1 – The Vikings used a fast start, goals from Mike Weir and Matt Holmes and 6 saves from goalie Andrew Daubenspeck to register the victory in the opening round of the District 1-AAAA playoffs Tuesday.
Perk Valley moves on to face Unionville Thursday (5:30 pm) in the second round.
Downingtown West    0-1-1
Perkiomen Valley       2-0-2
PV:  Mike Weir (19th minute) -unassisted 
PV   Matt Holmes (36th Minute) - assist to Brian Love
DW   Chase Hanak (55th minute) - assist to Connor Kiley
Shots:  DW  7  Perk Valley 6
Saves: DW 5  (Ryan Miller), Perk Valley 6 (Andrew Daubenspeck) 
 
(11) Wissahickon 3, (22) Methacton 0 - The Warriors finished at 8-9-2 after getting eliminated by the Trojans in the opening round of the District 1-4A tournament.
 
(9) Pope John Paul II 2, (8) Marple Newtown 1 – Matt Moroz headed home AJ Williams’ free kick as the Golden Panthers came from behind to capture the District 1-AAA playoff opener.
Colin Flanegin also scored in the 61st minute for PJP, which moves on to play top-seeded Holy Ghost Prep on the road Thursday.
Pope John Paul II    0-2-2
Marple Newtown      1-0-1
PJP goals (assist):  Flanegin, Moroz (Williams). Marple-Newtown goal: Chad Lairdeson (Mike Smith assist)