Phoenixville qualifies for states; Upper Perkiomen drilled in district semifinal

District 1-2A Playbacks
(10) Phoenixville 5, (14) West Chester East 2 – Ameerah Green delivered two goals and one assist while Katie Baker and Cassidy Stevens had one goal and one assist apiece as the Phantoms qualified for the state tournament with the convincing win over the Vikings Tuesday.
Phoenixville (14-8 overall) will play at Villa Maria Academy Friday (5 pm) for fifth place and district seeding in the upcoming PIAA-Class 2A tournament. Tyler Hall was strong in goal for the Phantoms with 11 saves.
WC East           0-2-2
Phoenixville    2-3-5
Phoenixville goals
Katie Baker assist Ameerah Green (29:16)
Cassidy Stevens assist Katie Baker (4:13)
Gabby Herschell assist Cassidy Stevens (29:22)
Ameerah Green (19:37)
Ameerah Green assist Aubrie Bleisblatt NA
WC East
Ava Laumakis assist Tara Wahn (8:48)
Juliet Trout (2:05)
Goalie saves: Carlee Fulton (WCE) 6, Tyler Hall (Px) 11. Corners: WC East 12, Phoenixville 6
District 1-2A semifinals
(1) Villa Maria Academy 11, (4) Upper Perkiomen 1 – The Indians (18-4) fell behind 7-0 by halftime and never recovered as Villa cruised into the district final for the third straight year.
Upper Perk, which has already qualified for the state playoffs, will host (6) Great Valley for third place in the district Friday at 4 pm.
Emily Doyle, Hannah Miller and Adele Iacobucci all posted hat tricks for Villa, which will play (2) Mount St. Joseph Academy for the district crown Friday (5:30 pm) at Methacton.