Field hockey: Owen J. Roberts, Phoenixville suffer district setbacks

(2) Neshaminy 2, (15) Owen J. Roberts 1, 2 OT – The Wildcats forced overtime with a goal 26 seconds before the end of regulation but were unable to produce any more drama in their double-overtime loss to the Redskins Tuesday in the opening round of the District 1-3A playoffs.
Ciara Lambon ended the tight contest by finding the back of the cage off a Madi Neiman assist with 7:24 left in the second overtime to oust OJR (7-6 overall, 7-5 PAC) from the tournament. Neshaminy moves on to host (7) Methacton in the District 1-3A quarterfinals Thursday (3 pm).
(3) Gwynedd Mercy Academy 10, (6) Phoenixville 2 – Aubrie Breisblatt and Julia Grosso connected for goals in the Phantoms’ blowout loss in the first round of the District 1-2A tournament. Phoenixville slipped to 3-2 overall with the setback.