Boys Soccer: Crestwood Tops Tunkhannock
At Tunkhannock, Sean Murphy, Hubert Herrera and Nick Ruggeri all scored before halftime as Crestwood defeated the Tigers, 3-0, during the final day of regular season play in Wyoming Valley Conference boys soccer Saturday.
The Comets (16-1, 15-1 Division 1) won Division 1 of the WVC for the second season in a row. They’ll launch their District 2 Class 3A championship defense this week as the tournament’s No. 1 seed.
Ethan Munley tallied six saves for Tunkhannock (10-7-1, 8-7-1 Division 1). The Tigers finished fourth in the WVC and also qualified for the postseason.
FIRST HALF: Sean Murphy (Cre) penalty kick, 12th minute; Hubert Herrera (Cre) unassisted, 15th; Nick Ruggeri (Cre) from Hunter Rolles, 30th.
SHOTS: Cre 10, Tun 4. CORNERS: Cre 3, Tun 1. SAVES: Cre (Michael Ceklosky) 3, Tun (Ethan Munley) 6.
GAR 3, MMI Prep 0
At GAR, goals by Rafael Amigon, Angel Arellano and Jason Banos gave the Grenadiers (4-12, 3-11 Division 2) one more win as a team before next year’s merger with Meyers and Coughlin’s programs.
Jimmy Kelley made a dozen saves for the Preppers (1-15, 1-13 Division 2).
FIRST HALF: Rafael Amigon (GAR) unassisted, 7:02; Angel Arellano (GAR) from Amigon, 39:49. SECOND HALF: Jason Banos (GAR) from Roman Regalado, 53:40.
SHOTS: MMI 5, GAR 14 CORNERS: MMI 4, GAR 4 SAVES: MMI (Jimmy Kelly) 12, GAR (Joel Garza 3, Giovanni Molina 1) 4.