Phoenixville tops Upper Dublin 4-1 in district opener
Talk about an effective turnaround.
Exactly a week after being shut out in the semifinal round of the Pioneer Athletic Conference playoffs, the Phoenixville field hockey team returned with a flourish on Tuesday afternoon.
The Phantoms topped Upper Dublin 4-1 during the opening round of the District One Class AA playoffs.
Cassidy Stevens scored twice while Ameerah Green added three assists in the win for Phoenixville. Sydney Alling and Cassidy Stevens each added solo tallies while Abby Delgrosso and Gianna Chiponis combined for two saves in goal.
Jenn McCarry scored No. 12 Upper Dublin’s lone goal on a feed from Ryan Kyllman. Megan Muth finished with four saves in the cage.
With the win, No. 5-seeded Phoenixville advances to face No. 4 Great Valley on Thursday.
Phoenixville’s Aubrie Breisblatt moves pass the defense of Upper Dublin’s Ryann Kullmann and Lauren Greene.