Sports
MOUNTAIN TOP GIRLS LACROSSE 5TH & 6TH GRADE GIRLS WIN CHAMPIONSHIP-For the second straight year the Mountain Top Girls 5th & 6th grade lacrosse team won the Back Mountain Brawl tournament. This year the girls did it in decisive fashions going undefeated in the tournament with a perfect 5-0 record. This is only the second year Mountain Top has competed in the tournament and posted wins over Lewisburg, Wyoming Seminary, and Back Mountain. Team members, shown front from left: Front Row: Emma Domzalski, Hillary Blazick, Zahra Chittalia, Jill Taleroski, Isabella Caporuscio, Grace Parsons, Julia Johnson, Shannon Griffiths. Back: Julia Glowacki, Rebecca Tirpak, Grace Wolsieffer, Natalie Charton, Avery Bogdon, Kelsey Kulak, Esa Mendola, Morgan Strecker, Julia Rose. Not pictured Kristen Carter, Lexi Carpenter, Ashley Yedlock, and Nicole Joseph. The team is coached by Al Tirpak, Rob Glowacki, and Aaron Caporuscio.
MOUNTAIN TOP U15 BOYS LACROSSE WINS CHAMPIONSHIP-The Mountain Top U15 boys team won the Back Mountain Brawl on May 9 with a perfect 5-0 record. Mountain Top came out of the gate strong with decisive wins over Scranton, Valley Laxers, and Endless Mountains. In the final regular game they ran into a very strong team from Easton. Goalie Reed Karaska held off potent Easton offense with 11 saves, many coming at close range, and the rest of the team did what it had to do to end up with a 3-2 victory in a great matchup. Mountain Top then went on to beat Back Mountain and take home the championship. Team members, shown front fro left: Wyatt Malia, Payton Glynn, TJ Kulak, Reed Karaska, Ryan Anderson, Steve Newell, Andrew Lehman. Back: Austin Kofluk, Jimmy Curry, Tyler Haasis, David Pirolli, Anthony Caporuscio, Nick Ganter, Paul Ashton, Hunter Langdon, and Jack Ziemba. Mike Jarmiolowski and Will Zeigler are also members of the team. The team is coached by Jim Curry, Jim Anderson, and Aaron Caporuscio.