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HS Boys Soccer: Flores Scores Four as Heights Wins 7-1

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Victor Barris dribbles past a Wood-Ridge player in prior action. Barris scored a goal and had three assists in a 7-1 victory over Weehawken on Wednesday. Credits: File photo
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Jacob Flores in action earlier in the season at Hitchcock Field. Flores scored four goals Wednesday in a 7-1 in over Weehawken. Credits: File
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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Jacob Flores scored four goals and Victor Barris had a goal and three assists as Hasbrouck Heights crushed Weehawken, 7-1, in a North Jersey Interscholastic League game at Hitchcock Field in Hasbrouck Heights on Wednesday afternoon. The four-goal game gives Flores seven goals in his last two games.

Mario Gomez added a goal and an assist, while Andrew Martinez chipped in a goal for the Aviators, who have been explosive in their past three games, scoring 23 goals in that span. It was Martinez' first varsity goal of his career.

Heights starting goalkeeper Bharadwaj Chirravuri made two saves in the first half, before ceding way to Antony Markonovic, who in his second varsity appearance, had three saves in a scoreless half.  

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The Aviators improved to 6-3 in the NJIC Meadowlands Division with the win.  Their next game is Friday at 4 pm at Hitchcock Field in Hasbrouck Heights, facing division-leading Wallington. 
 
(Bharadwaj Chirravuri contributed to this story.) 

 

 

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