Lower Cape May Regional High School junior Gabriella McKeown registered her third hat trick of the season as the Caper Tigersbeat Holy Spirit 5-2 in a Cape-Atlantic League National Conference girls soccer game Thursday.
McKeown has nine goals this season and had three of Lower's four first-half goals. Madie Gibson and Victoria Mann also scored.
Danielle Peck and Tara Pulhaski put Holy Spirit on the scoreboard in the second half.
Holy Spirit 0 2-2
Lower Cape May Regional 4 1-5
Goals-Peck, Pulhaski HS. McKeown (3), Gibson, Mann LCM.
Goalies-Wilson (7) HS. Sulecki/Hunt (15) LCM.
Records-Spirit 1-2; Lower 3-0.
Buena Regional 4,
Wildwood Catholic 0
Jasmine Miro-Myers scored three goals in the Chiefs' first win of the season. Lynn Brown made three saves for the shutout.
Buena Regional 0 0 - 0
Wildwood Catholic 0 0 - 0
Goals-Miro-Myers (3), Zorzi BR.
Goalies-Brown (3) BR; Long (16) WC.
Records-Buena 2-2; Wildwood Catholic 2-1.
Cedar Creek 6,
Cape May Tech 0
Emma Nelson scored two goals for visiting Cedar Creek. Aimee Mishkovsky scored the winning goal five minutes into the first half, and Kristen Janizeuski, Bethany Opie and Casey Hendrickson each added a goal. Goalie Amanda Banner recorded the shutout with three saves.
Tech goalie Danielle Pennington had 20 saves.
Cedar Creek 5 1-6
Cape May Tech 0 0-0
Goals-Nelson (2), Mishkovsky, Janizewski, Opie, Hendrickson CC.
Goalies-Banner (3) CC. Pennington (20) CMT.
Records-Cedar Creek 3-1; CMT 0-3.
Middle Township 7,
Sacred Heart 0
Danielle McCann scored three goals.Olivia Salvo earned the shutout with four saves.
Middle Township 3 0 - 0
Sacred Heart 0 0 - 0
Goals-McCann (3), Hicks, Miller, Mangano, Gimeno MT.
Goalies-Salvo (4) MT; Melillo (10) SH.
Records-Middle 2-1; Sacred Heart 0-3.
Our Lady of Mercy Academy 4,
St. Joseph 1
Taylor Tighe scored a goal in each half for the visiting Villagers. Teammates Dana DaSilva and Sarah Buchanan also scored. Kelly Gibison had a goal for St. Joseph.
OLMA goalie Devon Donaghy had two saves and Wildcats keeper Taylor Jacoby made 18 saves.
Our Lady of Mercy Academy 1 3-4
St. Joseph 0 1-1
Goals-Tighe (2), DaSilva, Buchanon O. Gibison SJ.
Goalies-Donaghy (2) O. Jacoby (18).
Records-OLMA 3-0; St. Joseph 2-2.
Brick Township 1,
Southern Regional 0, 2 OT
Brick Township's Kahlie Mayer scored off a pass from Katie Bellardino in the second overtime period.
Southern Regional 0 0 0 0- 0
Brick Township 0 0 0 1- 1
Goalies-Tobin (6) BT; Whittaker (21) SR.
Records-Southern 0-4; Brick 2-1-1.
Barnegat 3, Jackson Liberty 0
Stephanie Kostka recorded seven saves to earn the shutout for the Bengals. Laura Nelson and Bethany Cunningham each had a goal and an assist.
Jackson Liberty 0 0 - 0
Barnegat 1 2 - 3
Goals-DeCapua, Nelson, Cunningham B.
Goalies-Donza (9) JL. Kostka (7) B.
Records-Barnegat 3-1-1 (2-1), Jackson Liberty 0-3-1 (0-3).
Central Regional 5,
Pinelands Regional 0
Central jumped to a 3-0 lead in the first half and held Pinelands scoreless in a Shore Conference Division B South contest. Further details were unavailable.
Records-Central 2-0-1; Pinelands 2-1.