High School Sports

High school girls’ soccer: State College, Peters Township battle to tie

Three goals inside the first eight minutes weren’t enough as State College had to settle for a 4-4 tie after double overtime tie with Peters Township at Memorial Field.

Kelly Mejia, Sarah Scott and Lauren Anderson scored to give the Lady Little Lions a 3-0 lead just 7:40 into the contest. Peters Township cut the margin to 3-2 at the half, but Haley Crawford’s tally put State College up by two again 17:41 into the second half. Peters Township, which held an 18-12 edge in shots, rallied again, tying the contest with 6:05 left in regulation.

State College (10-5-2) now awaits its opponent in the District 6 Class AAA Tournament.