Soccer Teams Capture TWO South Jersey Sectional Titles

On Thursday night, the Girls’ and Boys’ Soccer teams captured NJSIAA Non-Public B South championships in a doubleheader held at Washington Township H.S.

In the opener, Kieran Lees notched the game’s lone goal in the 7th minute with an assist to Alyssa Runyan as the second-seeded Foxes downed top-seeded Rutgers Prep, 1-0. Anna Goula was stellar in net with 20 saves.

In the nightcap, Matt D’Ottavi connected on an Astin Galanis corner kick in the 29th minute to lift the fifth-seeded Foxes to a 1-0 victory over third-seeded Immaculata. Goalie Teddy Kinzler registered four saves in the shutout.

The teams now advance to NJSIAA state championship matches on Sunday at Kean University. The boys will face Morris Catholic at 3 p.m. and the girls take on Montclair Kimberley at 5:30 p.m.