Girls soccer: St. Joseph wins third consecutive state title

St Joseph High’s girls soccer team has overcome some obstacles this fall, passing most tests with ease to earn a matchup with top-seeded RHAM of Hebron in Saturday Class L state championship game. Holding true to form, the third-seeded Cadets again overcame on-paper odds and dominated against the better seed, prevailing 1-0 to hoist their third straight state trophy, at … read more

Girls soccer: St. Joseph to meet Daniel Hand in semis

St. Joseph High’s girls soccer team, with a 5-1 triumph over visiting Farmington on Saturday afternoon, moved to within one win of again playing in the Class L state championship game. The defending champions and third-seeded Cadets jumped out to a 4-0 halftime lead over No. 11 Farmington in the quarterfinal round clash. They will face Daniel Hand of Madison … read more

St. Joseph edges Staples, 1-0, to claim FCIAC girls soccer crown

The St. Joseph Cadets have reached the FCIAC girls soccer final in three straight seasons, but in each of their previous two trips, they’ve gone home disappointed. As it turns out, the third time was the charm for the Cadets. Freshman Maddie Fried scored the game’s only goal late first half and the St. Joseph defense did the rest, as … read more

Girls soccer: Steadfast seniors, determined defense

The St. Joseph High back line of senior Samantha Lello, junior Christina DiCesare and sophomores Tory Bike and Alexis Mason varied its form all season, depending on what an opponent had planned. What the quartet never did was get outworked and that continued in the Class L state title game. St. Joseph shut out 3-of-4 teams in state competition, including … read more