Algonquin girls soccer wins Pod 8 Finals


By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer

The Algonquin Regional girls soccer team poses after their win over Westborough in the Pod 8 finals.

NORTHBOROUGH – The Algonquin Regional girls soccer team defeated Westborough 1-0 in the Pod 8 finals playoff game, Nov. 12.

Despite getting tangled up with a defender, Caroline “CK” Kelly knocked in the game winning goal late in the fourth quarter.

Algonquin was the number 1 seed heading into the Pod 8 playoffs.  In addition to Algonquin and Westborough, Pod 8 also included Shrewsbury, Leominster and Wachusett.


Algonquin goalie Raiya Sehgal hangs on to the ball while being pressured by Westborough’s Emma Mumby.
Westborough captain Emma Mumby and Algonquin senior Lola Mahoney race after a loose ball.
Algonquin senior Laura Cullen maneuvers the ball away from Westborough defender Ella Sklar.