Girls Soccer Advances to PIAA Finals

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, the Shady Side Academy girls' soccer team defeated rival Greensburg Central Catholic, 4-1, in the PIAA 1A semifinals at Peters Township High School to advance to state finals for the third time in four years.

2019 SSA Girls' Soccer Team

After the teams battled through a scoreless first half, sophomore Gabby Hill-Junke opened the scoring for Shady Side in the second half, followed by a goal from senior Nina Singh and two goals from senior Callie Davis.

Shady Side (20-1) will compete against District 3 champion Camp Hill for the PIAA title on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 11 a.m. in Hersheypark Stadium. SSA defeated Camp Hill, 4-0, in the 2017 finals to win its first ever PIAA crown.

Good luck to Head Coach Mary Lynch and the team in the state championship in Hershey!

Read the Trib High School Sports Network article.

Read the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article.

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