Winthrop Gets Golden Goal in Overtime to Top Dexter

Posted by: WABI on Wed Oct 25th, 2017 2:07 am
Winthrop Gets Golden Goal in Overtime to Top Dexter for Region TitleNORTHERN MAINE FINALCLASS CWINTHROP 2, DEXTER 1 (OT) ... 35943.html
Posted by: WFVX on Wed Oct 25th, 2017 2:29 am
Winthrop field hockey claims Class C North title in overtime ... =5&start=5
Posted by: BDN on Wed Oct 25th, 2017 2:59 am
Resilient Winthrop edges Dexter for ‘C’ North field hockey crown...DiBiase stick-handled toward the goal and flipped it over to the far post where Perkins extended her stick and directed it home.“On that play, I either go to the (penalty stroke) spot or to the far post. Kinli was up top so I went to the far post,” said Perkins, who noted that DiBiase’s pass was going to sail just wide until she diverted it home.“We work a lot on 7-(versus)-7,” said DiBiase, whose team had the lion’s share of possession in the overtime.In the extra period, the teams each remove four players as the game goes from 11 versus 11 to 7-on-7. ... key-crown/
Posted by: SJ on Wed Oct 25th, 2017 3:06 am
DiBiase OT winner lifts Winthrop past Dexter in C North final...“It made them angry. I think it gave them even more drive to just put it in,” coach Jessica Merrill said. “I just remember the girls coming back and saying ‘We’ve got this, we’ve got this.’ “They were right. Winthrop found the net 4:41 into overtime off a corner, with Katie Perkins swooping in to redirect a Kinli DiBiase shot and lift the top-seeded Ramblers to a 2-1 victory over No. 2 Dexter in the Class C North final Tuesday night at Hampden Academy.This time, it counted, and as a result, the Ramblers will play in their first state final since 2012, looking for their first title since 1989.“I was really excited for the girls,” Merrill said. “We worked hard all season long, and we really didn’t have this expectation with so many places, so many spots to fill.” ... rth-final/