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The girls soccere team, ranked third in the region, improved to 5-0 last week with a comeback win at home over Cape Henry Collegiate.
Collegiate trailed 1-0 at the half before Molly Beegle scored seconds into the second half to knot the score. The Oaks controlled play but were unable to net the go-ahead goal until Sarah Smith found the back of the net off a scramble in front following a corner kick. Smith’s second goal late in the game sealed the win.
The teams plays at the Steward School on Tuesday and at Norfolk Academy on Thursday.
For more pictures and video from the game, go to Oaks Soccer.
The Oaks’ girls soccer team, ranked fourth in the region, won their fourth contest without a loss, defeating Tabb High School, 4-0, last week as senior Sarah Smith scored twice.
Junior Molly Beegle and freshman Niya Rhodes also scored. Freshman Ava Georgo had two assists.
For more pictures and video, go to Oaks Soccer.
The team plays twice at home this week, Tuesday against Nansemond-Suffolk Academy and Friday against Cape Henry Collegiate.
The resurgent boys soccer team ended its season with a 3-0 loss in the TCIS quarterfinal at the Steward School on Tuesday.
The team ended the year 7-7-2. For pictures and video from the season, go to Oaks Boys Soccer.
Austin Fattizzi scored three goals in two games and the boys soccer team upped its record to 8-6 defeating two Tidewater Conference of Independent Schools rivals last week.
Maxwell Vooss, Max Golovsky, Austin Fattizzi, Jackson Arnold each scored for the Oaks in a win Tuesday over Peninsula Catholic while Fattizzi and Braeden Thomson scored in a win over Norfolk Christian School on Thursday.
Norfolk Collegiate 4, Peninsula Catholic 1
G—NC, Fattizzi, Vooss, Arnold, Golvoski; PC, MacDonald.
Norfolk Collegiate 3, Norfolk Christian 0
G—Fattizzi 2, Thomson.
Austin Fattizzi scored two goals. Braeden Thomson added a goal.
The varsity boys soccer team split for the week, defeating Nansemond-Suffolk Academy, 2-1, on Tuesday and falling to the Steward School, 5-1, on Friday.
Braedan Thomson and Austin Fattizzi scored in each half for the Oaks in the victory.
For more pictures and video, go to Oaks Soccer.
Sophomore Braeden Thomson scored with five minutes remaining to lead the Oaks to a 2-1 away win over Nansemond-Suffolk Academy on Tuesday.
Junior Austin Fattizzi netted the first goal for the winners.
The win raised the team’s record to 7-3. Collegiate plays at Cape Henry Academy on Thursday.
Norfolk Collegiate, 2, Nansemond-Suffolk 1
G—NC, Fattizzi, Thomson; NS, Firnstahl.
Abe Musselmani made two spectacular saves and Max Swartz scored the clincher as the Oaks won the first NCS Classic Invitational on penalty kids Saturday morning at home.
Thomas Chatman scored off a header from a corner by Austin Fattizzi in the first half to bring the Oaks even with Peninsula Catholic at at 1-1. After Catholic took the lead down the stretech in the second half, Fattizzi drilled a penalty kick low into the corner to knot the score and send the game to penalty kicks.
With the title on the line, Elijah Jones, Thomas Chatman, Sam Jones and Max Swartz converted.
The Oaks are 5-3 on the season and 0-1 in the the TCIS. They play Friday at home against First Flight at 6:30 p.m. as part of Friday Night Lights.
For more pictures and video, go to Oaks Boys Soccer.
Starting today, Norfolk Collegiate and Norfolk Christian co-host the first NCS Boys Soccer Invitational. NCS, of course, refers to both schools.
“This is our first time collaborating with Norfolk Christian,” says Jon Hall, Collegiate’s athletic director. “We are looking to co-host some other sports too and grow the Wards Corner area athletically.”
Here is the schedule for the tourney. Get out and support it.
INAUGURAL NCS BOYS SOCCER INVITATIONAL
THURSDAY 14TH SEPTEMBER:
1ST ROUND GAMES:
GAME 1: NORFOLK CHRISTIAN VS. BEACH BREAKERS @NCH 15:45
GAME 2: ATLANTIC SHORES VS. PENINSULA CATHOLIC @NCH 17:15
GAME 3: PORTSMOUTH CHRISTIAN VS. WALSINGHAM ACAD. @NCO 16:30
GAME 4: STONEBRIDGE VS. NORFOLK COLLEGIATE @NCO 16:30
FRIDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER:
GAME 5: WINNER OF GAME 1 VS. WINNER OF GAME 2 @NCO 19:00
GAME 6: WINNER OF GAME 3 VS. WINNER OF GAME 4 @NCO 19:00
GAME 7: LOSER OF GAME 1 VS. LOSER OF GAME 2 @NCH 17:00
GAME 8: LOSER OF GAME 3 VS. LOSER OF GAME 4 @NCO 17:00
SATURDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER:
WINNER OF GAME 5 VS. WINNER OF GAME 6 @NCO 9:00
WINNER OF GAME 7 VS. WINNER OF GAME 8 @NCO 9:00
• FIRST NAMED TEAM WILL WEAR WHITE UNIFORMS
• ALL GAMES MUST HAVE A WINNER. IN EVENT OF A TIE AT FULL TIME THE GAME WILL BE DECIDED BY PENALTY KICKS (AS PER FIFA)
The Oaks girls soccer team just couldn’t solve the Norfolk Academy defense this season. They were unable to score in three games and Friday in Richmond that meant they lost, 1-0, in the Division I state semifinal.
The team ended the season 16-4. Senior Cameron Brown, who is headed to Brown University to play soccer, was named TCIS Player of the Year.
Molly Beegle, Sarah Smallets, Ashby Larkin and Shelby Hall were also named to the team.
The Oaks have advanced to at least the state semifinal game in the last four years.
In 2014, they won the state title. In 2015 and 2017, they lost in the semifinal. And in 2016, they were runner-up to St. Catherine’s School.
TCIS ALL Conference
Cameron Brown, Norfolk Collegiate; Hannah Antonick, Norfolk Academy; Leigha Arcand, Hampton Roads; Katie Atherton, Cape Henry; Molly Beegle, Norfolk Collegiate; Abby Herrod, Nansemond-Suffolk; Veronica Hine, Bishop Sullivan; Anna Longacher, Cape Henry; Mackenzi Mills, Norfolk Academy; Emily Santana, Bishop Sullivan; Lauren Shohan, Hampton Roads; Sarah Smallets, Norfolk Collegiate; Taylor Smith, Cape Henry; Ruthie Techanchuk, Norfolk Christian; Haley Young, Norfolk Academy.
Kaitlyn Antonick, Norfolk Academy; Madison Capps, Norfolk Christian; Shelby Hall, Norfolk Collegiate; Kelly Hogan, Nansemond-Suffolk; Rebecca Jackson, Peninsula Catholic; Lindsay Kovalcik, Hampton Roads; Ashby Larkin, Norfolk Collegiate; Ginny Lynch, Walsingham; Laiken Speagle, Walsingham.
Cameron Brown, Ashby Larkin, Shelby Hall and Hannah Beale scored in a penalty kick shootout after the state quarterfinal game against Trinity Episcopal went past overtime and the fifth-seeded Oaks prevailed, 2-1.
The team plays top-seeded Norfolk Academy at 4 p.m. Friday in Richmond. Collegiate bowed to Academy, 3-0, Monday in the TCIS championship game.