WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills field hockey team defeated Franklin in the first round of the Somerset County Tournament on Saturday, 1-0.
Samantha Shannon, assisted by Chelsea Semper, scored the only goal of the game during the first half of the Saturday evening match in Warren.
Lauren Trumpore held off Franklin with 3 saves.
On Friday night, October 7, Watchung Hills will host North Plainfield for their 6 pm Senior Night game. Senior recognition will begin at 5:30 pm
Eight seeded Watchung Hills will then faced off with first seeded Bridgewater-Raritan on Saturday October 8 in the second round of the Somerset County Tournament.