Hempfield secures a spot in PIAA Class 4A Championship Game

Image credit: Tim Gross, LNP.

Image credit: Tim Gross, LNP.

By TIM GROSS, Sports Writer, LancasterOnline.com 

ALTOONA — The cheers and the gasps and the whispers on the bleachers at Mansion Park Stadium quieted as Hempfield’s Austen Goodling lined up to take his penalty kick.

The scoreboard, nestled in front of a row of pine trees behind the goal — manned by Peters Township goalkeeper Derek Deyarmin — showed a 2-2 draw between the two PIAA Class 4A semifinalists, and Hempfield goalkeeper Brady Ross had stopped one of the five Indians’ offerings in the shootout to give the Black Knights the edge.

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