Lower Moreland fights past Upper Moreland
If you didn’t know that the match between Upper Moreland and Lower MoreODnG wDV WKH fiUVW URunG RI the District One Class AA playoffsI you would have thought it was the championship game by the way the two sides played. Filled with chippy playI smack talkI late drama and loud fan sectionsI this match took on the true essence of playoff soccer.
“We faced these guys early in the yearI it was a very competitive and very heated game and I expected WKH VDPH KHUH,” /RwHU 0Rreland coach Matt Crouch said. “We practiced penalty shots yesterday in anticipation of a close gameI I’m glad we didn’t have to use WKHP.”
Lower Moreland was the better team throughout and took the match 3-O. Using a defense anchored by kick Reimold and two goals from front man Andrew CostaI the Lions earned an emotional victory.
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