Written by Illustrated News Staff Thursday, 27 March 2014 00:00
The New Hyde Park Lady Jaguars emerged the victorious as first place winners of the Hofstra Jets Bubble Indoor Soccer League on Saturday March 8. The team played an intense three game sudden death series against two teams from the Albertson Soccer Club and one team from the Syosset Soccer Club.
The Lady Jags won the first game against the U12 Albertson Fury Blue team, 3-1. In the next game, the New Hyde Park took on the Albertson Fury Red team. The defense of the Lady Jaguars held this strong team to only one goal while the stellar Jaguar offense was able to put two goals into the net.
In the final game, the Lady Jaguars defeated Syosset 3-0. Goals were scored by Tesse Cash, Mary Tsahas, Alexandra Caldwell and Zoe Winston with the offensive support of Kate Conway, Nicole Orlando , Sam Coope, Aisling McGrath and Claire O’Reagan. The tough defensive team players were Jillian Fager Nora Higgins, Caitlin McDonough, Catherine Rivera and Sam Corrigan.
Goalies Linda Artuso and McDonough played strong, holding the opponent’s to two goals. Andrea and Vrisida Bouzos contributed with their skilled play during all of the games throughout the indoor season.