Algonquin boys, girls advance to playoffs


By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer

Algonquin captain Lucy Gauvin makes a move to steal the ball from a Tantasqua player.

Northborough – – The Algonquin Regional High School boys and girls soccer teams both earned playoff spots as they triumphed over Tantasqa Regional High School in a soccer doubleheader Oct. 12.

The third-ranked boys defeated Tantasqua 4-2.  Charlie Hynes, Luke Osetek, Jacob Carulli and Patrick Freeman all scored goals for the Tomahawks.  The Algonquin boys advanced to 7-1-5 on the season with the win.

The top-ranked girls shut out Tantasqua 2-0, with goals scored by Lucy Gauvin and Taylor Moore.  The Algonquin girls remain undefeated with an 8-0-3 record on the season.

Algonquin junior Charlie Hynes holds off two Tantasqua defenders as he chases down the ball.
Algonquin junior Jacob Carulli takes control of the ball as turns to head downfield.
– Algonquin goalie Raiya Sehgal gets sandwiched in a hug with Danielle DeFeudis and Grace Oelkers.