PIAA Class 1A Girls Soccer Semifinal
3-2 Camp Hill Lions (12-8) vs. 4-2 East Juniata Tigers (21-3-1)
5:30 p.m. at Central Dauphin Middle School
Last game, CH: Beat Bloomsburg 3-2 (4-1 PKs) in PIAA quarterfinals.
Last game, EJ: Beat Calvary Christian 1-0 in PIAA quarterfinals.
Next round: Winner of 7-1 Greensburg Central Catholic vs. 7-2 Shady Side (Tuesday, 7 at Hampton HS) in Saturday’s state championship at Hersheypark Stadium. If both Camp Hill teams win, they’ll play back-to-back beginning at 11 a.m.
Coverage: Follow reporter Mallory Merda (@MalloryMerda) on Twitter for updates throughout the game.
Quick thoughts: Coached by Valeria Dressler, the Tigers enter a battle of big cats against Camp Hill after shutting out their opponents 13 times this season, including four times in the playoffs. The goalie is Lily Sankey. EJ has won both PIAA games by 1-0 scores after entering states outscoring the competition 130-23... East Juniata fell in the District 4 title game 3-0 to Bloomsburg, Camp Hill’s quarterfinal opponent, which is the best finish in school history. The Tigers, who didn’t play in the postseason last year, made their first PIAA quarterfinal appearance Saturday... The Lions are off a thrilling win in which they made all four penalty kicks they attempted.