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Muhlenberg edges Mifflin, clinches berth in county tournament

Published On: Oct 08 2013 10:08:15 PM CDT

The Muhls topped the Mustangs, 2-1, on Tuesday to earn their first trip to the county tournament in more than 30 years.

SHILLINGTON -

The Muhlenberg field hockey team defeated Governor Mifflin, 2-1, on Tuesday to clinch a spot in the county tournament for the first time in over 3 decades.

The Muhls (7-2, 12-5) scored both of their goals in the first half. Sydney McCarthy and Taryn Piano did the scoring for Muhlenberg.

The Mustangs (6-4, 9-9) got a second half goal from Kaitie Fink, but it wasn't enough to lift Mifflin.

The BCIAA quarterfinals begin on Saturday.