Dracut 5, Billerica 3
Jacob Freitas (2) Owen Gorman, Ryan McCann, and Alex Augusta were Dracut’s marksmen, thanks to assists by Tim Picard (2), Drew Martin and Ryan McCann.
Coaches Comments: What a great way to finish the season. Jacob Freitas got things started, scoring his 2 goals in the first half. It was 3-2 in the second half when Owen Gorman tied the game at 3-3, then Ryan McCann put Dracut ahead 4-3. Alex Augusta sealed the win with his first goal of the season with two minutes left in the game.
Tyler Eld, Matt Martineau played big on offense, and Jack (Iron Man) Leahy came up big on defense, while Tyler (Flickster) Flick turned in another outstanding performance in goal.
Dracut 4, Billerica 3
Chris Berard (2) and Cody Contarino (2) scored for Dracut, while Colin Sargent went the distance in goal.
Coaches comments: A great game all around. Chris Berard and Cody Contarino led our offense while Chris Nugent played well on defense. Andrew O’Connor played well in midfield. Kyle Marshall and Matt Powers-So played well at forward.
Final season record: 5-1-3
Dracut 1, Billerica 0
Taylor Depalo scored the game-winner for Dracut, with an assist by Nicole Santos.
Rachael Flores and Joni Hill split the goaltending chores.
Coaches comments: The U14-2 team ended their season with a big win over Billerica on Saturday. Both keepers, Rachael Flores and Joni Hill, made some phenomenal saves. The defense stayed strong throughout the game with great effort from sweepers Katie Dickson and Rachael Monette, outside backs Caleigh Collamer, Tori Roberts and Jamie Norman, and stoppers Jordan Gauthier and Melissa Heitzman.
The midfield ran hard all day supporting both the defense and offensive attack. Central midfielders Keirsten Mcelhinney, Nicole Santos and Rachael Flores and outside midfielders Lauren Dauteuil, Kaitlyn Dube and Taylor Depalo were vital in the victory.
A beautiful left-footed shot from Taylor Depalo provided the winning goal in the second half. Forwards Emily Sargent, Patricia Ramirez and Joni Hill kept heavy pressure on the Billerica defense, keeping the momentum with the Dracut team right to the end.