Sports

NP Girls Beat Brearley 1-0

 

Sophomore Alex Schlobohm sprinting to the goal

 

Sign Up for E-News

NP Girls Beat Brearley 1-0

The New Providence Girls Varsity Soccer team beat their Group 1 and County rivals, Brearley, today by a score of 1-0. The game war originally scheduled for yesterday but they called it off due to weather warnings. New Providence played well and after a physical game got win number 5.

New Providence had a solid rhythm in the first half and they kept the ball away from the goal. Their elite passing and great ball control led to many opportunities and had Brearley running in circles. The only goal of the game coming from a beautiful Gina Caprara cross followed by a Emma Culleton header into the back on the net late in the 26th minute of the first half.

After half time Brearley seemed to get a second breath and controlled the ball more often. In the 17th minute #11 for Brearley rocketed a shot off the crossbar and New Providence then cleared the ball, getting away with a near goal.

Finally after a long battle the ref blew his whistle three times indicating the game was over. Emma with the only goal of the game, giving NP the win. When asked how the team played Tori Crisafi said,

‘I thought we played well, we worked the ball well and we played good as a team. ’

Head Coach Scott Murphy added, ‘I think the biggest factor was that we played with poise and composure. When Brearley came close to our goal we kept our composure and didn’t get nervous. ’

 Tomorrow the New Providence girls play in Elizabeth and hope to play as they did today because if they do they will be a hard team to beat.

 

Emma Culleton, Junior 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

New Providence

Berkeley Heights PAL Runners Take Titles and Record At USATF Jr. Olympics T&F State Championship

June 24, 2018

PLAINFIELD, NJ – The highly anticipated USATF Jr. Olympics T&F State Championship meet brought the best of the best of New Jersey to Hub Stine Stadium in Plainfield for a two day event, Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10. Top three earn medals and top six competitors in each event advance to the USATF Region 2 Junior Olympic Championships on July 12-15 at the College of New Jersey ...

Shakespeare in the Park Returns to Union County, Sunday, July 8

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce the return of Shakespeare in the Park this summer. The first performance will be presented on Sunday, July 8 at 7:00 p.m. at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade in Linden.

The Shrew Mechanicals Troupe from The Shakespeare Theatre of New jersey will present an hour long performance of “Powerful Trouble,” a stirring ...

Imagine Hosts Annual Breakfast Fundraiser

Nearly 350 guests attended Imagine’s 7th annual breakfast fundraiser, Seasons of Hope, on June 6th, 2018 at Shackamaxon Country Club in Scotch Plains.  “We especially want to thank our breakfast sponsors -- our platinum sponsor Merck, our bronze sponsors ConnectOne Bank and Northfield Bank, the volunteers and donors that contributed to the breakfast” said Imagine Board ...

Video: Union County Celebrates Pride Month with CommUNITY PRIDE Day Picnic

June 19, 2018

RAHWAY, NJ - Parents, children, friends, and all family members came out on Saturday afternoon to Rahway River Park for the Union County CommUNITY PRIDE Day Picnic.

The family-friendly celebration hosted by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, was a day of fun activities of arts and crafts, family lawn games, inflatable bounce houses, playground fun and more, along with music by the ...

Scotch Plains Mayor Al Smith Attends Gun Safety Bills Signing Ceremony with Gov. Murphy in Trenton

June 14, 2018

TRENTON, NJ -- Mayor Al Smith attended a gun safety package bill signing ceremony at the Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex in Trenton on Wednesday with Governor Phil Murphy. Mayor Smith joined a bipartisan group of local and state elected officials, as well as members of Moms Demand Action of Union County, at the event. 

“As a leader in Sandy Hook Promise, I was happy to accept the ...

Sleep out at Covenant House

June 18, 2018

I can enjoy the same movies over and over like it were the first time to see them.  My kids roll their eyes at this.  Well, many unimaginable things happen as you become a certain age, and you tend to learn to accept those things graciously as gift.   But I remember the movie “The Blind Side.”  Until I saw that movie, I didn’t know homeless children ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_3e68b1f0c65d22cd79bc_d6a71058d531d31a8cff_achievers

Mon, June 25

Summit YMCA, Summit

June 2018 College Tour

Education

Carousel_image_946d04346cba30ae4cb8_st._huberts_3

Mon, June 25, 7:00 AM

Summit YMCA, Summit

Pet Supply Drive at the Summit YMCA to Benefit ...

Giving Back

Carousel_image_7f6c107703df2d416aa6_barre_intesity

Mon, June 25, 8:00 AM

Providence Health & Fitness, New Providence

Barre Intensity

Health & Wellness

Mon, June 25, 9:00 AM

Madison

Kids' Critter Camp

Education

Carousel_image_6edf1768970451847650_campers_jumping_summercamp154c

Mon, June 25, 9:00 AM

The Connection, Summit

Summer Camp begins at The Connection

Arts & Entertainment

Carousel_image_e7f53aa67b8e7cb310c5_vinyasaclass

Mon, June 25, 9:15 AM

Providence Health and Fitness, New Providence

Aroma Flow Vinyasa

Health & Wellness

What's Hot and What's Not

Summer is a great time to take a step back, sip a cool beverage, and take a look at what’s going on in the world of college admissions.  Departments use the summer to evaluate how their year went and plan on any changes they want to make for the fall.  Did they over-enroll? Under-enroll?  What application materials were useful to them?  Which were redundant or time ...