Highlights: Pascack Hills vs. Demarest Girls Soccer 9/18/19

Highlights: Pascack Hills vs. Demarest Girls Soccer 9/18/19

 

Premieres SAT 9/21 at 2PM on Verizon FiOS CH.501

 

Final Score/ 20T
Pascack Hills- 4
Demarest- 3 

 

Pascack Hills (4-3) opened the scoring with a goal by returning 2nd Team All-Bergen junior forward Shannon Goodwin in the 24th minute for a 1-0 lead. Pascack Hills would pad the lead to 2-0 in the 47th minute with the 3rd goal of the season by freshman midfielder Emily Sailer. However, Demarest would even the game at 2 with goals 6:07 apart by sophomores Liz Argenziano and Emily Holzer. Pascack Hills would regain the lead with Goodwin tallying her second goal with 8:52 remaining. However, Goodwin would commit a foul inside the box with 1:44 left in regulation, resulting in a successful penalty kick by Demarest sophomore Victoria Constantine and tying the game at 3.

Senior forward Sofia Abbruzzesi tallied the game-winning goal with 4:40 left in the second overtime to revenge the Pascack Hills’ North 1-2 semifinal loss from last season, defeating Demarest (4-2) by a score of 4-3. Abbruzzesi, who missed much of the last two seasons with injuries, getting a ball down the right sideline was able to turn the corner and dribble past two defenders, ripping a great left footed shot under the crossbar for the golden goal.

STATS:
Shots – Pascack Hills 16, Demarest 21
Shots on Goal – Pascack Hills 11, Demarest 9
Saves – Pascack Hills 6, Demarest 7
Corner Kicks – Pascack Hills 3, Demarest 1
Fouls – Pascack Hills 11, Demarest 5
Offsides – Pascack Hills 1, Demarest 5
Yellow Cards – Pascack Hills 1, Demarest 2

 

Player Of The Game Interview: Pascack Hills #5 Sofia Abbruzzesi

Player Of The Game: Pascack Hills vs. Demarest Girls Soccer 9/18/19

Player Of The Game: Pascack Hills vs. Demarest Girls Soccer 9/18/19

 

Premieres SAT 9/21 at 2PM on Verizon FiOS CH.501

Pascack Hills vs. Demarest Girls Soccer 9/18/19

 

Interview with the Verizon FiOS1 Sports Player of the Game: Pascack Hills #5 Sofia Abbruzzesi

 

Highlights: Pascack Hills vs. Demarest Girls Soccer 9/18/19

Highlights: Union vs. Elizabeth Football 9/13/19

Highlights: Union vs. Elizabeth Football 9/13/19

 

Premieres TUE 9/17 at 7:30PM on Verizon FiOS CH.501

 

Union- 35
Elizabeth- 0

The Union Farmers (2-0) controlled both ends of the field to shutout the Elizabeth Minutemen (0-2) 35-0 in a Mid-State 38 Watchung Division matchup at Williams Field in Elizabeth. Christian Murrell’s TD run capped a 97-yard Union drive to end the 1st quarter, and Elizabeth failed to convert on key 3rd and 4th downs. In the 2nd quarter, Ahmirr Robinson sprung free for a 71-yard TD catch from Andrew Sanborn, and then Sanborn added a rushing TD just before halftime. Sanborn then threw 2 beautiful TD passes to Desmond Igbinosun in the 3rd quarter to put the game away. Watchung Division action continues next Saturday, as Union plays at Westfield and Elizabeth travels to Plainfield.

STATS:
Rushing yards: U 156, E 83
Passing yards: U 245, E 34
Total yards: U 401, E 117
First downs: U 20, E 9
Third down conversions: U 3/6, E 1/8
Turnovers: U 1, E 0