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McAndrew’s first goal a stunner for Sun Valley

It’s only fitting that a senior comes through on Senior Night and that’s what Mike McAndrew did for Sun Valley Tuesday.

McAndrew’s blast from 30 yards out six minutes into overtime gave the Vanguards a 1-0 Ches-Mont League victory over Bishop Shanahan.

It was the first goal of McAndrew’s varsity career. Evan Roland had the assist and Brendan Skwirut made five saves to post his third shutout of the season for the Vanguards (2-14-1 overall, 2-9-1 league).

In the Inter-Ac League:

Episcopal Academy 1, Haverford School 0 >> Nick Wallick sent Quinn Dudek away on a breakaway in the first five minutes and that’s all the Churchmen needed to beat the Fords.

The play of goalies Matt Freese (two saves) and A.J. Marcucci (three saves) combined to post the ninth shutout of the season for the Churchmen (12-4-2, 4-1).

Will Baltrus made nine saves in goal for the Fords.

In the Catholic League:

Archbishop Carroll 2, Cardinal O’Hara 1 >> David Fohner and Sean Loftus scored as the seventh-seeded Patriots knocked off the 10th-seeded Lions in the first round of the Catholic League playoffs.

The Patriots advance to the quarterfinals to take on second-seeded Father Judge on Friday night.

St. Joseph’s Prep 2, Bonner & Prendergast 1 >> Christopher Hibbs and Andrew Bracken scored as the Hawklets avenged a 3-2 loss to the Friars in the regular-season finale.

The Prep advances to the quarterfinals Friday night at top-seeded La Salle.

In the Central League:

Radnor 3, Garnet Valley 1 >> Goalie Ben Toomey had three saves and an assist in the final league game of the season.

Ryan Peter, Jack Miller and Miles Maesaka scored for the Raiders. Evan Trizonis tallied the lone goal for the Jaguars.

Strath Haven 2, Springfield 1 >> The Panthers broke up a scoreless duel thanks to goals from Henry Wolgast and Harrison Hotham in the second half. Vincey Palermo turned back two shots for the shutout.

Upper Darby 4, Ridley 1 >> Mohamed Camara, Carlos Chauca and David Lista scored in the second half to help the Royals pull away. Daniel Willie gave UD a 1-0 halftime lead.

Ben Holder scored on a penalty kick for the Green Raiders.

Harriton 4, Penncrest 3 >> Shea Morgan scored twice, and Alex Boudazin added a goal, all set up by Sam Brown, but the Panthers (11-6-1, 6-4-1) fell in overtime.

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