Scotch Plains-Fanwood, NJ – The eleventh seeded Jonathan Dayton Bulldogs faced the sixth seeded Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raiders in the first round of the Union County Tournament Saturday and lost 3-0 Saturday afternoon.

The Raiders played a strong defensive game and allowed the Bulldogs only two shots on goal.  Dayton’s goalie, Will Hodic, stopped ten shots.

The Raiders jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first half and added a third goal in the second half.

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Zidan Abella led the Raiders with two goals.  The team’s other goal came from Brogan Quigley.  Assists were made by Alex Ferrara, Michael Ferrara and Quigley.

Dayton’s record is now 8-3-1 and 4-2 in the division.  Their next game is 4:00 p.m. Tuesday at Linden High School.

The Raiders play at the third seed Cranford High School on October 14 in a quarterfinal game. is Springfield’s free daily news source. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @TAPSpringfield.

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