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Second in the State!

Congratulations to the Strath Haven HS boys varsity soccer season for their second place finish in the PIAA District 1 Class AAA finals! The team traveled to Hersheypark Stadium on Friday, November 16th to take on West Allegheny for the championship game. On a very chilly night, West Allegheny got the better of Haven, winning 4-0.

It was a tough way to end the playoff run, to miss a state championship title. But the final defeat was not indicative of how successful this team's season was. After finishing fifth in the Central League, they won game after game, clinching the district title, and winning many thrilling games in the state championship playoffs. To get as far as they did was truly remarkable, and the whole community caught soccer fever as we followed along on a joyous ride.

Well done to Coach Ryan O'Neill, assistant coach Tim Styer, and to the players who gave their all, all season long. Let's do it again next year!

 

Check out season updates and photos on Facebook and Twitter.

 

Daily Times Articles: 

Strath Haven runs out of comebacks in state final, November 17, 2018

History underscores this year’s glory rides for Radnor, Strath Haven, November 15, 2018

Palermo, Perrins drive Strath Haven into state title game, November 14, 2018

 

 

SHHS Varsity Boys Soccer Team

 

The SHHS Boys Varsity Soccer team after defeating Archbishop Wood in the PIAA Class 3A State Championship Semifinals.