Boys Varsity Soccer
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Sep 2, 2022
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GREGORY THE GREAT ACADEMY: 3
-Boys' Soccer Comes up Short Against Visiting Highlanders, 3-1
New Milford, Pa - The Blue Ridge Boy's Soccer team only could find the back of the net once on Friday, as the visiting Highlanders of Gregory the Great posted 3 goals to claim victory.
The Highlanders scored first, off a shot from Chris Bateman, after breaking away from his defender. Junior Aiden Glasgow, followed that goal just over 9 minutes later, finding the back of the net from a pass from Landon Bishop.
The Raiders had an opportunity in the first half to take the lead when they were awarded a penalty kick. Aiden Glasgow took the shot, but was stopped by the Highlanders goalie, diving to his left. The Highlanders quickly followed up, the putting the ball in the back of the net late in the first half, and then again late in the second half to cushion their lead then ultimately clinching the win.
Junior, Nick Laude, had an impressive outing compiling double digit saves (10), which helped keep the Highlanders from furthering their lead. Thristen Ehrie, Troy Ehrie, Riley Phillips, Luke Shea, Nolan Gnade, and Logan Sellitto all came away with 1 shot on goal.
The Raiders (0-2) return to action at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday at home against the Foresters of Forest City.