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Sept. 11, 2021 — Lewes Cape Henlopen (Del.) 11, Olney Good Counsel (Md.) 1

POSTGAME That is it for today; good day, good hockey

POSTGAME Note that because of an illness within the Pocomoke (Md.) team, the second game of this doubleheader will not be played

POSTGAME The Vikings were, again, a team hunting for goals and they found them in bunches. Ciabbatoni, the future Duke player, was especially effective on the striking circle

FULL TIME The whistle ends the game with Cape winning 11-1

59:51 CH GOAL Summer Dorman finishes off a 2-on-zero and caps off this game with the Vikings’ 11th

56:20 CH PC Ends with a raised ball

53:10 GC GOAL Charley Noah takes a gap and crushes a drive into the cage. The Falcons cheer madly; Vikings still lead 10-1

52:00 CH PC Brown’s blast gets the tire outside of the goal cage

48:15 GC PC Pass is defensed over the end line and the Falcons get a 23M out of it

45:00 Final quarter has started; let us see what the Falcons can do

END THIRD The horn sounds and the lead is 10 for the Vikings

39:59 CH GOAL Kelly Bragg pounces on a diagonal and makes no mistake; Cape leads 10-0

32:30 CH PC Grace Wiggins grasps the rebound and scores; the Vikings keep piling on the pressure with their ninth

31:15 CH PC Ciabbatoni raps a medium speed shot that pings in off two GC defenders. Once again, she puts her palms up as if to say that she cannot stop scoring.

END HALF The score at the interval sees Cape Henlopen lead 7-0

29:59 CH PC and GOAL Em Duffield with the goal on the stroke of halftime

29:10 CH PC Low shot deflected by the CH defense

27:55 CH PC Ciabbatoni draws the defense to her then dishes to Lily Ashby. Her pass finds an open Ella Rishko who makes no mistake; 6-0 to Cape

2

23:00 CH PC and GOAL Ciabbatoni pings a 1-up and, in a reaction befitting Michael Jordan, turns to her bench and shrugs her shoulders as if to say, “I can’t help it.” Vikings lead 5-0

21:52 CH GOAL Sabbagh rounds the corner and finds a way to beat the goalie from the tightest of angles; It’s 4-0 Cape

21:00 CH GOAL Brown finds herself on the doorstep and scores her second of the match and sixth of the young season; Cape leads 3-0

18:39 CH PC Brown from the left angle; Tate says no

17:50 CH PC Option left is chopped at by Brown; “sticks” is the call

15:00 The second quarter is under way

END FIRST The horn sounds with Cape leading 2-0

14:55 CH PC Option left is a pass that bounces away from the intended receiver

14:00 CH PC Insert hits Ciabbatoni in the foot; unlucky!

12:39 CH PC Ciabbatoni duffs her shot and it is whistled down for danger

10:30 CH PC Ciabbatoni detonates a 1-up; Tate says no

8:30 CH PC Ciabbatoni’s backhand is saved by goalie Zoe Tate

5:55 CH PC Mac Brown with a put away from in front after Ciabbatoni draws the OC defense with a brilliant run: 2-0 Cape leads

2:16 CH PC and GOAL Nol Sabbagh knocks it in off the post; the bank is open on Saturday! Vikings lead 1-0

2:00 CH PC Reagan Ciabbatoni with a blast off her teammate’s foot; 16Y for Good Counsel

1:10 CH PC Insert flubbed: follow-up blocked by Madeleine Rudolph

0:00 The game is on

PREGAME Henlopen is in the navy with powder blue kilts and numerals; Good Counsel in the white with navy numerals and Vegas gold trim

PREGAME The teams are warming up under a cloudless sky and a sea breeze; temperature is around 71

PREGAME Good Counsel is 1-1-1 this season; Cape Henlopen is 1-0

PREGAME Welcome back to Champions Field in Lewes, Del. For this Bistate Challenge game between Olney Good Counsel (Md.) and Lewes Capr Henlopen (Del.)