Deep Run advances in double-OT thriller
Kali McGough netted the winning goal in double overtime as the Deep Run field hockey team ousted defending Class 5 champion Mountain View in the state semifinals at South County High School in Lorton.
The Wildcats will face Gloucester for the title on Saturday.
Mountain View Deep Run MV: Hyatt.
DR: McGough, Ewald.
Assists: MV - Tapp. DR - Biliunas, Allen.
Saves: MV - Nogales 3. DR - Kramen 5.
Records: Mountain View 14-5; Deep Run 18-3.
Trinity Episcopal 2, Norfolk Academy 0: Mollie Schuma and Lainey Nichols each scored as the Titans advanced to the VISAA championship game.
Trinity Episcopal will face Collegiate for the title Saturday.
TE: Schuma, Nichols.
Assists: TE - Snead, Nichols.
Saves: NA - Highton 13. TE - Latta 2.
Records: Norfolk Academy 20-5; Trinity Episcopal 22-0.
Collegiate 2, St. Catherine’s 1: Hallie Brost and Maggie Bostain scored as the Cougars outlasted the Saints to reach the VISAA championship game. St. Catherine’s Collegiate STC: Pratt.
COLL: Brost, Bostain.
Assists: STC - Reinhart. COLL - Fleming.
Saves: STC - Short. COLL - Hanson 3.
Records: St. Catherine’s 10-10; Collegiate 14-6.
Chancellor 3, Midlothian 0: Kaitlyn Bestick scored two goals as the Chargers shut out the Trojans in the Class 4 state semifinals.
C: Mcgann, Bestick 2.
Paul VI 3, St. Catherine’s 0: The Saints fell to the Panthers in straight sets in the VISAA state semifinals.
Claire Ellis had an ace and 26 digs, Elise Williamson added seven kills and 29 digs and Quinn Menger added 6 kills, 16 assists and 12 digs for St. Catherine’s.
St. Catherine's Paul VI
St. Catherine's 23-4; Paul
13 22 19 25 25 25
Steward 5, Virginia Episcopal 4: The Spartans edged the Fighting Bishops to advance to the VISAA final, where they will play Collegiate.
Tied at 3 after singles play, the Spartans got a strong effort from their doubles pairings to prevail.
1. Vurger (VES) d. Monroe 11-9; 2. Pastore (STEW) d. Ghajar 10-3; 3. Turpin (STEW) d. Brogan 10-3;
4. Chafin (VES) d. Caplice 11-9; 5. Thomson (VES) d. Sanjay 10-6; 6. Gilg (STEW) d. Curme 10-3
1. Vurger/Ghajar (VES) d. Monroe/Sanjay 10-1; 2. Pastore/ Gilg (STEW) d. Chafin/Curme 10-2;
3. Turpin/Caplice (STEW) d. Brogan/ Thomson 10-1
Records: Steward 11-3; Virginia Episcopal 12-1
Collegiate 5, St. Catherine’s 0: The Cougars swept the Saints in five matches as they advanced to the VISAA final, where they will face Steward.
Singles: 1. Huff d. Caplice 10-2 ; 2. Mitchell d. Hackney 10-2; 3. Sood d. Bowes 10-4; 4. Willett d. Carithers 10-6; 5. McDaniel d. Slocum 10-1
Field hockey playoffs
VISAA Division I
♦Trinity Episcopal 2,
Norfolk Academy 0
♦Collegiate 2, St. Catherine’s 1
♦Trinity Episcopal vs. Collegiate, 3
VISAA Division II
♦Cape Henry Collegiate 1, Covenant 0
♦Foxcroft 3, Fredericksburg 1
♦Cape Henry Collegiate vs. Foxcroft, 1
♦Gloucester d. Stafford
♦Deep Run 2, Mountain View 1
♦Gloucester vs. Deep Run, 2 p.m.
♦Chancellor 3, Midlothian 0
♦Eastern View 2, Great Bridge 1
♦Chancellor vs. Eastern View, noon