The Algonquin girls field hockey team won their Division 1 semi-final match tonight against South Hadley by a score of 2-1. That means they’ll be heading to the state finals in Worcester on Saturday. Game time is 10:00 am at Worcester State.
Algonquin will be playing for its first ever state championship in field hockey. They’ll face off against Division 1 North champion Andover who won their semi-final match against Walpole today.
Southborough photographer Chris Wraight has promised photos of the semi-final game, so be sure to check back later for those.
Update: If you want to read more about the game, here are some links. Also, as promised, the excellent photos by Chris Wraight. Click to enlarge. The second shot show Southborough’s Liz Holmes making her first of two goals in the game.
- Algonquin 2, South Hadley 1: Holmes finds a way (Metrowest Daily News)
- Algonquin field hockey team beats previously undefeated South Hadley to advance to state final (TheDailyNorthborough.com)
- South Hadley field falls in overtime to Algonquin, 2-1 (masslive.com)