Lakeland High School celebrates fourth straight New York Championship title.
In a dominating performance Lakeland won its fourth straight New York State Class, A Field Hockey championship. It was a complete domination by LHS as Pittsford Sutherland had no shots on goal in the first half and just two, both toward the end of the game, in the second half.
The score was 4-0 at the half and Lakeland substituted freely in the last three minutes of the game. Scoring were Dana Bozek, Gab Celetano (2), Gianna Bensaia, and Abby Murdock (2). A late goal by Steph Scala, Saturday night's hero, was disallowed.
Bard, Bensaia and Dana Bozek were named to the All-Tournament team. Lakeland surrendered only one goal in the state playoffs.
The Lakeland High School Field Hockey team won a tense 1-0 win over Maine-Endwell Saturday night in frosty conditions at Cicero-North Syracuse High School. Stephanie Scala scored the winning goal on an assist from Gab Celetano at 25:03 of the second half.
It was a tight defensive battle on both sides as the first half ended in a scoreless tie. Lakeland had six corners and goalie Mairead Hourihan made two stops. Maine-Endwell had five corners and goalie Cassie Banker made three saves.