MOUNT CARMEL - Mount Carmel girls' soccer moved to within one game a District 4 playoff berth with a decisive 8-1 victory over Line Mountain Saturday.

Ali Varano scored the first three goals of the game and had four overall for the Red Tornadoes, while Abby Chapman scored a goal and had three assists and Jen Bolick had two goals and an assist.

Casey London scored the only goal for the Eagles.

Line Mtn. 1 0 - 1

Mt. Carmel 3 5 - 8

MC - Varano (unassisted) 0:30

MC - Varano (unassisted) 17:47

MC - Varano (unassisted) 20:33

LM - London (unassisted) 36:58

MC - Varano (Chapman) 48:41

MC - Bolick (Chapman) 65:23

MC - Chapman (Bolick) 72:07

MC - Demko (Matos) 72:49

MC - Bolick (Chapman) 77:23

Shots on goal: Line Mountain 10, Mount Carmel 18; Corner Kicks: Line Mountain 1, Mount Carmel 5; Keeper/Saves: Line Mountain 13, Mount Carmel (Stellar) 6.

Southern Columbia 2 Hughesville 1

HUGHESVILLE - Southern Columbia's Ally Stavinski tied the Tigers' Heartland Conference Division II game with Hughesville with just 1:32 left in the second half.

Mackenzie Clark gave the Tigers the win not long after with a goal off an assist by Haley Levan in overtime. The Tigers' record improved to 11-4.

Southern 0 1 1 - 2

Hughesville 0 1 0 - 1

H - Snyder (unassisted) 44:27

SC - Stavinski (Haladay) 78:28

SC - Clark (Levan) 82:06

Shots on goal: Southern 7, Hughesville 3; Corner Kicks: Southern 3, Hughesville 3; Keeper/Saves: Southern (Watkins) 2, Hughesville (Russell) 5.

Shamokin 3 North Schuylkill 1

COAL TOWNSHIP - Shamokin's Danielle Reed and Rachel Poplaski scored within 31 seconds of each other early in the first half and the Indians' defense made the lead stick in a non-league win over North Schuylkill.

Devvon Gallie added a second-half goal for the Indians and Sydney Casey scored the only Spartans' goal.

N. Schuylkill 0 1 - 1

Shamokin 2 1 - 3

S - Reed (Poplaski) 8:00

S - Poplaski (unassisted) 8:31

S - Gallie (Segura) 68:55

NS - Casey (unassisted) 79:13

Shots on goal: North Schuylkill 2, Shamokin 31; Corner Kicks: North Schuylkill 1, Shamokin 10; Keeper/Saves: North Schuylkill (Zahodnick) 16, Shamokin (Martin) 3.

Tri-Valley 7, Lourdes 0

HEGINS - Rieley Reed had a hat trick, while Brittany Smeltz added a goal and two assists as the Bulldogs rolled past the Red Raiders in a Schuylkill League Division II contest at Bulldog Stadium.

Addie Snyder also had three assists for Tri-Valley, which finished the regular season without a loss in its final 11 games, including eight shutouts.

The Bulldogs also set a record for regular-season wins. The previous best was a 11-6-1 mark in 2010.

Lourdes (2-16, 1-11) 0 0 - 0

TV (12-5-1, 9-2-1) 3 4 - 7

TV - Hepler (Bugg) 19:11

TV - Lowthert (Bernd) 37:59

TV - Smeltz (Snyder) 38:36

TV - Reed (Smeltz) 41:30

TV - Reed (Smeltz) 45:29

TV - Reed (Snyder) 47:50

TV - Header (Snyder) 75:38

Shots on goal: Lourdes 6, Tri-Valley 20. Corner kicks: Lourdes 3, Tri-Valley 3. Saves: Lourdes (Koshinskie) 13, Tri-Valley (Kramer) 6.

Boys soccer

Central Columbia 2 Southern Columbia 1

CATAWISSA R.R. - Southern Columbia's Dylan Swank's goal midway through the second half tied the game, but Central scored just five minutes later to win the non-league matchup.

Southern Columbia (8-7-1) has two games left to win one and qualify for the playoffs.

Central 0 2 - 2

Southern 0 1 - 1

CC - Konkolics (Brunozzi) 53:36

SC - Swank (unassisted) 59:45

CC - Hunter (unassisted) 64:50

Shots on goal: Central 6, Southern 3; Corner Kicks: Central 4, Southern 1; Keeper/Saves: Central (Yocum) 2, Southern (Behrent) 4.

Juniata 5 Line Mountain 1

MANDATA - Carl Pollard scored the only goal for Line Mountain in a Tri-Valley League loss to Juniata.

Juniata 2 3 - 5

Line Mtn. 0 1 - 1

J - Lopez (Gilbert) 2:21

J - Aurand (unassisted) 22:55

J - Clouser (unassisted) 43:43

J - Lopez (unassisted) 49:58

J - Lopez (unassisted) 58:05

LM - Pollard (unassisted) 74:55

Shots on goal: Juniata 17, Line Mountain 6; Keeper/Saves: Juniata (Coldren) 5, Line Mountain (Buddock 8, Spotts 4) 12.

Volleyball

Tri-Valley 3 Lourdes 0

HEGINS - Taylor Troutman notched 17 kills and eight digs as the Dawgs routed the Red Raiders 25-5, 25-6, 25-10 in a non-league match.

Haley Deibert added 31 assists and five digs for Tri-Valley (14-2).

Tri-Valley won JV 2-0.

Shamokin 3 Minersville 0

COAL TOWNSHIP - Olivia Bonshock had seven kills and seven aces as Shamokin defeated Minersville in straight sets, 25-10, 25-22 and 25-10.

Kelsey Yacko added 14 kills for the Indians, while Caity Pancher had two kills and eight aces. Ashley Huxta chipped in with 12 assists for the Indians.