Field Hockey Advances to District Semifinal

Villa Maria upset number one seed Radnor 3-0 in the PIAA District 1 AA quarterfinal at Radnor on Thursday, October 24.  The Hurricanes jumped out quickly to a 2-0 lead, then extended it to 3-0 by halftime. Maia Dechario, Meghan Dillon and Ryan Hickey were the goal scorers. Villa will face Merion Mercy in the semifinal game onTuesday. Check the bracket for time and place at www.piaad1.org.

The Hurricanes, undaunted by a steady rain throughout the game, defeated Phoenixville 2-0 in the first round of PIAA District 1 AA playoffs to advance to the quarterfinal against Radnor. Sophomore Ryan Hickey scored both goals.