Field hockey: Upper Perkiomen stays unbeaten with win over Spring-Ford

Upper Perkiomen 4, Spring-Ford 1 – The Indians stayed unbeaten at 8-0-2 and atop the PAC behind a balanced attack and fast start Friday.
Bella Carpenter finished with one goal and two assists and Kylene Good chipped in with a pair of assists for UP, which also got goals from Margo May, Luci Carpenter and Sarah Steinman.
The Rams, who were never a factor after falling behind 3-0 at the break, got their lone goal from Nina Scott while goalie Mackenzie Savage finished with 11 saves.
Spring-Ford        0-1 – 1
Upper Perk        3-1 – 4
Shots: Upper Perk 15-8. Corners: Upper Perk 18-2. UP goals (assist): May (B. Carpenter), L. Carpenter (Gooch), B. Carpenter (Gooch), Steinman (B. Carpenter), S-F goal: Scott. Goalie saves: Savage (SF) 11, Lynssi Joyce (UP) 6
Perkiomen Valley 3, Owen J. Roberts 1 – The Vikings got first-half goals from Kiki Rotay, Sophia Giangreco and Cristina Dougherty en route to the PAC triumph Friday over the host Wildcats, who averted the shutout with a Raina Smolij strike.
Perk Valley            3-0 – 3
OJ Roberts            0-1 – 1
Shots: OJR 7-5. Corners: OJR 6-5. PV goals: Rotay, Giangreco, Dougherty. PV assist: Kayla Minkon, OJR goal: Smolij. Goalie saves: Ashley Derrick (PV) 6, Amy Erb (OJR) 0, Reilley Hagerty (OJR) 2