Carleton Place High School Girls Soccer team takes Upper Canada title
The 2019 Upper Canada Cup Girls Soccer Champion is Carleton Place High School (CPHS) after they defeated North Grenville District High School on Tuesday, October 22nd at Beckwith Park.
The CPHS Bears won 2-1 and set the tone for the game with a goal about a minute into play.
NGDHS centre back Grace Henderson tied things up on a penalty shot halfway through the second half, eventually sending the game into overtime. A minute into overtime, CPHS midfielder Abbey Swallow sent a pass to striker Katie Dolliver, who slipped past the defense to beat the North Grenville keeper and take the win.
CPHS Coach Kirk Belisle said a team effort sealed the victory. “Our team worked as units taking their positions personally and working to win every ball they could,” said Belisle.
This was the fifth title for the CPHS girls’ squad.
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