Tia Weiss is unwavering in the cage.
The senior goalie blocked 13 shots to help her East Hampton team get back in the win column and over .500 with a 2-1 edging of Port Jefferson Friday,
Sophomore wing Hanna Medler had one goal and one assist. Freshman Melina Sarlo scored once and classmate Maya Feit had one assist as the Bonackers move to 4-3 in Division II.
East Hampton hosts Rocky Point (5-2 overall, 4-2 Division II) Wednesday, October 2, at 4 PM, before welcoming Miller Place (6-3, 4-3) fresh off a win over Rocky Point, Saturday, October 5, at 6 PM.
Before Pierson fell to Sayville 5-1 September 26, freshman goalie Maeve O’Donoghue also secured her team’s cushion.
She made 11 saves to help put an end to the Whalers’ three-game losing streak in a 4-1 win over Babylon September 24. Freshman Emma Racelles had two goals and one assist to lead Pierson (now 3-5). Classmate Mia Gangemi added a goal and an assist. Alexandra Ponzini scores once and Caroline Canavan assisted once.
Pierson takes on Greenport/Southold on the road October 2, at 4:30 PM at Southold Junior Senior High School before traveling to Hampton Bays Friday, October 4, for a 3:30 PM game.