Council Rock South vs. Strath Haven

Council Rock South Comments
In a lacrosse matchup between Council Rock South and Strath Haven, Council Rock South emerged victorious with a final score of 7-5. The game saw several lead changes and intense moments, ultimately resulting in Council Rock South's second win of the season.

Here's a breakdown of the game:
First Half: Council Rock South took an early lead, with each starting attackman contributing a goal, establishing a 3-1 advantage. Strath Haven managed to narrow the gap with a goal, making it a one-goal game. However, Council Rock South's Owen Dillon responded swiftly, extending the lead back to two goals. Strath Haven rallied and scored another goal, ending the first half with a score of 4-3 in favor of Council Rock South.

Second Half: Strath Haven came out strong in the second half, taking a one-goal lead. However, Council Rock South's TJ Shores leveled the score with a goal late in the third quarter. The momentum shifted once again when Wes Waninger of Council Rock South capitalized on an extra man opportunity, assisting MJ Feeney for a crucial goal, putting Council Rock South back in the lead. This goal proved to be the game-winner. With under two minutes remaining, Jack Schink secured the victory for Council Rock South with a goal of his own.

Standout Performances: Goalie Billy Houser played a pivotal role for Council Rock South, especially in the first half, making 10 saves and finishing with a total of 14 saves. The defense, led by seniors Tom Gallagher and Josh Geiger, provided solid support throughout the game. Owen Dillon stood out in midfield, contributing a goal and leading the team with 4 ground balls. Seniors MJ Feeney and TJ Shores each scored 2 goals, while Joey Smith added a goal and an assist. Conor McCaffery provided 2 assists, and Jack Schink continued his scoring streak with a goal, marking his third consecutive game finding the net.

Next Games: Council Rock South will face Abington at home next Tuesday, aiming to build on their momentum. Strath Haven, now 1-1 for the season, will have a week-long break before their next game against Upper Darby.

Strath Haven 1-2-2-0 5
CR South 3-1-1-2 7