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OCHS Field Hockey Team Falls in Overtime

first_imgBy LESLEY GRAHAMThe Ocean City High School field hockey team lost a heartbreaker against visiting Haddonfield on Saturday, falling 3-2 in overtime.The loss was the first for the Red Raiders this season and drops their record to 4-1, while Haddonfield improves to 5-1.Scoring for the Red Raiders were junior Olivia Vanesko on an assist from Tara McNally and senior Nya Gilchrist on an assist from Sophia Ruh. Ocean City’s junior goalkeeper Nora Bridgeford had four saves on the day.In what was a game full of back and forth action, with momentum swings dictating the majority of the scoring opportunities, Ocean City got on the board first in the waning seconds of the first quarter.The Red Raiders were awarded a corner opportunity, with McNally sending the ball into the circle. As Haddonfield fought to get the ball out in front of the goal, Vanesko was able to find the back of the net, giving Ocean City a 1-0 advantage.The Red Raiders celebrate after putting their first goal on the scoreboard from Olivia Vanesko.The next two quarters would remain scoreless, with both teams being rewarded penalty corners but outstanding defense kept the teams off the board.As the fourth quarter got underway, Ocean City was 15 minutes away from securing a win against a tough opponent. With 7:37 remaining on the clock, Haddonfield wasn’t about to go down without a fight, finally finding the back of the net to tie the game at 1-1.Less than two minutes later, Ocean City answered right back on a corner opportunity, with senior captain Nya Gilchrist capitalizing on a beautiful pass from fellow senior captain Sophia Ruh. Ocean City was once again in the lead with under 6 minutes to play.In what were a tense final five minutes of play, the Red Raiders remained calm and collected to keep the lead in their favor.As the final seconds ticked off the clock, Haddonfield was awarded one last corner. With no time left, Haddonfield was able to find the back of the goal on a lofted ball up and over the goalkeeper, tying the score and sending the game into overtime.For high school field hockey, overtime consists of a 10-minute sudden victory period where each team plays six players plus a goalie.Ocean City won the coin toss and was able to get possession of the ball to start, getting a good look on cage, but was unable to finish. The next six minutes would be back and forth, reflective of the entire game.Ocean City’s Nya Gilchrist, center, looks to send one into the circle.As the minutes waned, Haddonfield was awarded a corner and with 3:21 remaining in overtime completed its come from behind victory.Ocean City head coach Kelsey (Mitchell) Burke was proud of her team’s fighting effort.“We knew were going to get a quality game out of them. They are a quality opponent, so it was a very good, high level intense game,” Burke said.With the shortened season, it was important to Burke to schedule tougher opponents when given the opportunity.“We schedule these games to be challenged, and that we were,” she said. “We can feel the momentum swings on the field, and obviously we would like to sustain an attack for longer possessions, but against tough teams like Haddonfield that can be harder to do.”Burke also highlighted the play of senior captain Tara McNally with her consistent play throughout the midfield for the entire game and the play of sophomore left back Andi Helphenstine.“Andi played beyond her years in poise and helped out the team tremendously today,” Burke said.Andi Helphenstine, foreground, works the ball away from a Haddonfield player. Ocean City goalkeeper Nora Bridgeford stops a shot from Haddonfield.last_img read more

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Could West Ham vs Arsenal be postponed and why is Spurs game going ahead?

first_imgMOST READ IN FOOTBALLTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticWhy is West Ham vs Tottenham going ahead as planned?West Ham vs Tottenham is being played next Saturday – more than two weeks before the Arsenal game.The area has been ruled safe for now and specialist bomb disposal experts are not visiting the area until Monday, November 25 – two days after the Spurs game.The timetable means a match against Spurs on November 23 will go ahead but there are still doubts over the Arsenal game on December 9. THERE were fears that West Ham’s London derby against Arsenal next month could be postponed over concerns that an unexploded World War Two bomb had been discovered by the ground.However, officials have said the metal object discovered by an apartment development next to the London Stadium has not been confirmed as an explosive and remains “unidentified”.1 West Ham vs Arsenal could be postponed following the discovery of a possible unexploded World War 2 bombCredit: Getty Images – GettyWill West Ham vs Arsenal be postponed?West Ham vs Arsenal had been thrown into doubt amid fears experts will need to work on the site.Specialist police officers were called to the scene just before midday on November 15 and a 150m cordon was put in place.A source said: “We think it is an unexploded bomb.“It’s crazy to think of all the people walking around here during the Olympics and we had no idea it was here.”The match is scheduled to be played on Monday, December 9.However, the London Legacy Development Corporation, which is responsible for the Queen Elizabeth II Park where the stadium is located, said the item is still “unidentified”.A spokeswoman said: “Reports that a WW2 bomb has been ‘unearthed’ yards from London Stadium are wrong.”The object has not been unearthed and it has not been identified. Police were called as a precaution and after initially putting in a small cordon their experts were satisfied that contractors should continue their work which will safely establish what the object is. The police returned control of the site to the contractor and removed the cordon.”last_img read more

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