|

Fourth time's the charm

image

Northborough – The Northborough Youth Soccer Association Girls Under-18 soccer team captured its division of the Massachusetts State Tournament of Champions earlier this month in Lancaster. The team includes (front, l to r) Nicole Henry, Shannon Courtney, Nici Perreault, Casey Dixon, Emily Proos, Jenna Coleman, Emily Lemmerman, (back, l to r) coach Darrell Lemmerman, Heather Carr, Gillian Carlucci, Jessica Jones, Emily Rutan, Meghan McInnis, Erin Kenney, Christina Tescione, Joanna Ostrosky, Nicole McDonnell, Ginny Cousens, Jen King and assistant coach Mike McDonnell.

The team advanced to the semifinals with a 1-0-2 record in group play. In the semifinal round, it defeated Wakefield, 2-1, prevailing, 4-2, in penalty kicks. The team won the tournament with a 2-0 win over Bridgewater in the final.

It was the team's fourth consecutive trip to the state tournament and its first win ever. The team is the first girls team in the history of the Northborough Youth Soccer Association to win a state championship.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=5343

Posted by on Jul 31 2009. Filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Please complete this math problem before clicking Submit * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Recently Commented

  • pramod: i think Yoga isn’t abt what positions your neighbor can do that you can’t do, or about whatever horrific...
  • Sebastian Klassman: This is a great cause, there are many pets that need to be rescued or need medical attention as...
  • Carol: Such a lovely piece. Just a note that I will be posting it on our class page this week as we prepare for our...
  • Former Resident: In the court case held to decide if Marlborough was allowed to build a senior center on public park...
  • Jennifer Michaels: I agree with what Maria said.