Big second half keys win over Jersey Shore

Big second half keys win over Jersey Shore

By: Selinsgrove Athletics | Selinsgrove Athletics | October 6, 2020 | Photo courtesy Steve Varias

SELINSGROVE - The Selinsgrove took nearly an hour to break through against the Jersey Shore defense in a Pennsylvania Heartland Athletic Conference-Division I girls soccer matchup.

However, when the Seals offense finally broke through, it proved to be the end of the Bulldogs.

Selinsgrove - after being held scoreless until nearly halfway through the second half, scored three goals in a nine-minute span to snap a streak of back-to-back ties with a 3-0 over Jersey Shore.

Selinsgrove - the only team without a loss in Division I play - remain ahead of rival Shikellamy by one game in the loss column. Selinsgrove is now 7-2-2 overall, 6-0-2  PHAC-I.

Lillian Poust got the Seals on the board with 18:44 left in the game off an assist from Ella Magee. Haylee Nava made it 2-0 with 12:33 left in the game off an assist from Annalise Bond.

Magee scored the final goal with 9:33 left in the game on an assist from Kate Stover.

Alivia Ravy had two saves in the shutout for the Seals.

Selinsgrove led in shots (20-2).


Selinsgrove 3, Jersey Shore 0

Second half

S-Lilian Poust (Ella Magee), 61:16; S-Haylee Nava (Annalise Bond), 67:27; S-Magee (Kate Stover) 70:27.

Shots: S, 20-2. Saves: Jersey Shore 17; Selinsgrove 2 (Alivia Ravy).