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Prep roundup: Deason leads Patriots past Yellow Jackets

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FRONT ROYAL -- Maddie Deason had two goals and an assist to lead Shenandoah Valley Christian Academy to a 6-0 victory over Randolph-Macon Academy in girls soccer action on Monday.

Jessica Crowley had two goals, and Hannah McGann had a goal and an assist for the Patriots (16-0-1). Abi Beaty had a goal, and Megan Norton had two assists for SVCA. Grace Snyder had one assist, and SVCA goalkeeper Kayla Phaneuf had five saves for the Patriots.

Sherando 4, James Wood 4, tie

WINCHESTER -- Tori Dean scored the game-tying goal in the final minute of regulation to help give the Warriors a 4-4 tie with James Wood in Northwestern District girls soccer action.

Lauren Reed led the Warriors with two goals and an assist, while Ryan McKenna also had a goal. Mandy Fogarty had two assists for the Warriors (6-4-1, 2-2-1 Northwestern). Sherando outshot James Wood, 17-9. Sherando goalkeeper Maribeth Watkins had five saves.


Seton 11, R-MA 5

MANASSAS -- Errors and walks proved costly for the Yellow Jackets in a Delaney Athletic Conference loss to the Conquistadors.

The Yellow Jackets committed five errors and walked five, which helped Seton rally from a 5-4 deficit. The Conquistadors scored a combined seven runs in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings. Neil Dutton led the Yellow Jackets (8-5, 7-2 DAC) at the plate, going 2-for-3. K.J. Graham also went 1-for-2 for the Yellow Jackets, while starting pitcher Griffin Duy struck out nine.

United Christian 11, SVCA 2

STANARDSVILLE -- The Patriots struggled on offense in a baseball loss to United.
SVCA had only three hits, while United managed only four. The Crusaders were able to take advantage of several walks in scoring their 11 runs. Cody Robertson went 1-for-2 with an RBI to lead the Patriots (8-6). Lucas Pufnock went 1-for-3 with a run scored, and Mike Powell was 1-for-3 for the Patriots.

Sherando 7, James Wood 3

STEPHENS CITY -- Host Sherando was outhit for the first time this season, but still picked up a 7-3 baseball win over Northwestern District rival James Wood on Monday.

Jacob Carney led the Warriors at the plate, going 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI. John Bentley was 2-for-3 and Adam Whitacre went 1-for-3 with a triple and an RBI for Sherando (15-1, 9-0 Northwestern).

Whitacre started and earned the win, allowing three earned runs in 5 2/3 innings.

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