The Rivers School: 2013 Class B Co-Champions

11/19/13
 
The varsity girls’ soccer team finished its undefeated season as NEPSAC Class B Co-Champions after tying Tabor Academy 0-0 in Sunday’s final at The Pomfret School. Both teams had chances to break the tie, but after 120 minutes of soccer the Red Wings and Sea Wolves finished on equal footing.
 
It was the final game for seniors Maclaine Lehan, Meghan Lee, Jacquie Boudreau, Erica Chalmers, and Olivia Antonelli who will finish their careers with a 49-9-12 record, two consecutive undefeated regular seasons and one Class B Co-Championship.
 
This is the girls’ soccer team’s first NEPSAC Championship since 2007.

Click here to see all the great photographs from Sunday's game.
 
The varsity boys’ soccer team’s season came to an end in dramatic fashion on Saturday at Worcester Academy as the Red Wings lost to South Kent, 4-2, in penalty kicks after drawing, 1-1, in regulation. Cole Turissini ’15 scored the lone goal in regulation while Trevor Davock '15 and Jake Stenquist '15 scored in penalty kicks.
 
It was the final game for seniors Nate Johnson, Sal Sprofera, Henry Lober, Steve Carangelo, Alec Cover, and Steve Van Siclen. Despite a semifinal loss this year, this group will graduate with a Class B Championship and an ISL title, both earned in 2013.
 
The varsity field hockey team finished its season on Saturday as well, falling 2-1 to The Gunnery School. Sammi Estes ’16 scored for the Red Wings with the assist coming from Melissa Maffeo ’14.
 
It was the final game for seniors Melissa Maffeo, Kat Dutile, Maura Crowley, Claire Greenhalgh, and Ellie Decaprio.