With their 2-0 win on Saturday against Wilmington Friends School, the St. Andrew’s soccer team finished the 2017 regular season with a 14-1 record and remained undefeated in conference play. The Saints got off to a quick start thanks to Zach Tull ’20, as he was able to put one behind the Quaker goalkeeper in the third minute of the contest. Relying on their strong defense, the Saints maintained their 1-0 lead until the first half whistle sounded. Continuing to attack Friends in the second half, the Saints were able to add to their lead in the 65th minute when Ben Horgan ’19 squeaked the ball past the Quaker goalie. Goalie Rick Townsend ’18 continued his stellar play, making four saves on the day and recording the ninth shutout of the season for the Saints.
The Saints, who are currently ranked number one amongst Division II schools in Delaware, will play in the state quarterfinals on November 11th. Time and location of the match will be determined shortly.Scoring:
First Half: Tull, SAS, 3:00
Second Half: Horgan, SAS, 65:00
Shots: SAS 9, WFS 4
Corner Kicks: SAS 4, WFS 2
Saves: SAS (Townsend 4), WFS (Blackwell 7)