Heartbreaker: Boys Lose on Controversial Penalty Kick

dsc_3773The Oaks played their best game in years against Norfolk Academy on Thursday, but came up a goal short after the referee whistled a foul on a player just inside the box.

Academy’s Jay Wetmore converted the penalty kick with just three minutes remaining, putting Collegiate down for good, 4-3.

Earlier, the Oaks had tied the scored with about nine minutes remaining.
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Norfolk Academy 4, Norfolk Collegiate 3

G—NA, Sisino 2, Wetmore, Cochrane; NC, not provided.

Jay Wetmore scored the winning goal on a penalty kick with 3 minutes left in regulation.

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Posted on September 26, 2016, in soccer, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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