WARREN, NJ -  The Watchung Hills girls soccer team defeated Immaculata 2-1 on Saturday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Somerset County Tournament.

 

The Warriors will take on Ridge in the quarterfinals away at 2pm next Saturday.

 

“Anytime you win a tournament game, it’s a good win,” said WHRHS head coach Brian Figueriedo. “Immaculata had a solid plan and executed well, but eventually we were able to break them down and put away a couple chances.  We knew it wouldn’t be easy, but we found a way and we’re moving on.”

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After a scoreless first half, Jadyn Fleischhacker hit the net off an assist from Emily Morris giving the Warriors a 1-0 lead with 36 minutes left in the game. 

 

Sara Sifert lifted the Warriors to 2-0 off a cross from  Fleischhacker. 

 

Watchung Hills next faces Wayne Valley on Senior Night Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

 

 

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