ROUNDUP: Late goals give Bristol Eastern girls soccer tie with Farmington in season opener

Published on Thursday, 12 September 2019 21:13
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Staff report

Bristol Eastern’s Ciara Collins scored off a free kick in the 78th minute to give the Lancers a 2-2 tie with Farmington in their girls soccer season opener on Thursday.

Bristol Eastern also forced a Farmington own goal in the 74th minute to get within striking distance after Farmington took a 2-0 lead on goals by Ava Ferrari and Sydney Boyd in the first half.

Goalkeeper Maura Cyr kept the Lancers in the game with 12 saves.

Bristol Central 2, Hall 1: The Rams won a hard-fought game at home as Ashlee Crumrine scored off an assist from Sophia Torreso and Hannah Aldieri netted a shot with an assist from Mia Hinton.

The Rams’ defense, led by co-captains Faith Roy and Lily Hansen, was outstanding, holding off a relentless attack by Hall.

“It was a full team effort and a strong start for BC,” coach Ginny Godbout reported.


Bristol Eastern 2, Farmington 2

Goals: Ava Ferrari, F, 26th minute; Sydney Boyd, F, 30th minute; Farmington own goal, BE, 74th minute; Ciara Collins, BE, 78th minute.

Saves: Margaret Huelin (F) 3, Maura Cyr (BE) 12.

Records: Bristol Eastern 0-0-1, Farmington 0-0-1.

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol Central, Bristol Eastern on Thursday, 12 September 2019 21:13. Updated: Thursday, 12 September 2019 21:16.