Pittston Area opened its Wyoming Valley Conference Field Hockey season with a smashing 7-0 win over Montrose on Wednesday afternoon in Susquehanna County.
Gabby Vaxmonsky was in mid-season form for the Lady Patriots, recording a hat-trick while dishing out two assists.
PA led 5-0 at the half as Vaxmonsky scored two goals and added an assist on Brielle Warren’s goal to open the scoring at the 27:52 mark.
Rebecca Weinstock made the score 4-0 on an assist from Dana Maurizi at the 11:03 mark of the first half, after assisting on Vaxmonsky’s second goal. Maurizi scored the final goal of the first half on an assist from Emily Herron.
Herron opened the scoring in the second half with a goal on an assist from Vaxmonsky. Vaxmonsky then ended the scoring with an unassisted goal with 3:17 left in the match.
Sophomore goalkeeper Lea Garibaldi stropped four shots in goal for the Lady Patriots.