Algonquin girls soccer wins Pod 8 Finals

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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.

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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.