were targets, said Grace O of the Clippers. the No. 1 seed. We wanted to show that we targeted but we ready for the challenge and we rise up to it. for the second game in succession, the Clippers rallied from a two goal deficit and turned away second ranked Freeport 11 6 to win the Eastern Class B title for the third time in four years Wednesday night. Saturday at Fitzpatrick Stadium.
Meredith Broderick of Freeport scored twice in the first 10 minutes and Molly Lane stopped the first five Yarmouth shots to give the upset minded Falcons hope of avenging an early season 14 3 loss.
came out playing our hardest, said Broderick, who finished with four goals.
were all really pumped up. which trailed North Yarmouth Academy 5 3 at halftime in the semifinals before rallying for a 9 7 victory, Cheap Jerseys free shipping pulled within 3 2 before scoring the final four goals of the first half, the last two while playing with a numerical advantage thanks to a Freeport yellow card resulting in a three minute penalty.
knew it wasn going to be like that (earlier game), said Yarmouth Coach Dorothy Holt. is so good, and their attackers, we knew they were strong.
had no doubt it was going to be a good game. scored four of her five goals in the first half, three of them with an extra attacker and one from free position. Shannon Fallon added four goals, the first two after curling in front from behind the net.
NYA, we had a similar experience, Fallon said, we knew we had to come out strong. When that didn happen, we knew we had to refocus. It was time to rise above and pull through for each other and our seniors because we don want to stop playing with them yet. Torres and Lilly Watson also scored for Yarmouth. Mary Kate Gunville made seven saves for the Clippers, who took an 11 4 advantage into the final 10 minutes.
midfielders really stepped up, Holt said.
Torres, Lane Simsarian, Caitlin and Ellie Teare, Eliza Lunt I mean, it took a village to beat (Freeport). And Mary Kate, our freshman goalie, she made some key saves at some key times. finished with 12 saves for Freeport, which added two late goals from Courtney Broderick.
After Meredith Broderick two early goals, Yarmouth prevented any other scoring aside from three successful free position shots until four minutes remained.
we stood our ground, Holt said. been working really hard. At the end it gets hard, but they held their wits about them and played a good game. Jordan can be contacted at 791 6425 or.