No. 2-seeded Maplewood boys soccer defeated

Maplewood was unable to maintain their halftime lead in a 2-1 Division III Kent District semifinal boys soccer loss to Rootstown. The No. 2-seeded Rockets got a first half goal from Matt Sheely, but allowed two second half goals. Rootstown faces Lordstown in the district championship game at Girard on Saturday at 3 p.m.

Western Reserve was shutout, 3-0, in a Division IV Columbiana District semifinal volleyball loss to St. Thomas Aquinas. Lainie Grope had 20 kills, while Elizabeth Bowman had 17 assists for the Red Devils.

In girls soccer, Austintown Fitch lost to Massillon Jackson, while Hoover dispatched Canfield in Division I district semifinals.

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