NA Battles Penn-Trafford To 1-1 Stalemate
The last time North Allegheny faced Penn-Trafford, the contest went to overtime with the Warriors narrowly beating the Lady Tigers 3-2 in the first round of the WPIAL playoffs last season. Last night in a non-section meeting at Penn-Trafford, the game again went to overtime but ended in a 1-1 stalemate. It was third time in the last four games that NA played a game in overtime.
The game was scoreless after one half of play, but the Lady Tigers secured the contest’s first goal in the 3rd minute of the second half thanks to a goal by Bridget Pike to put NA on top, 1-0. However, sophomore Hannah Nguyen tied the game for Penn-Trafford and the game ultimately ended in a 1-1 tie.
North Allegheny’s record sits at 10-2-1 overall following the tie. Penn-Trafford, the second-place team in Section 1-AAA, is now 9-2-1. The Lady Tigers return to section play with an important contest at Shaler on Monday night at 6:30 pm.