Tower Hill Girls' Lax advances to State Finals

By Matt Harab 9:41pm, May 21, 2013 - Updated 10:55pm, May 21, 2013
VIDEO: Highlights and Reaction from Tower Hill vs. Archmere
Tower Hill scored 6 unanswered goals in the final 12 minutes in a 12-8 semi-final victory over Archmere Academy Tuesday night.

They were lead by senior captain Jenna Chodos who had 2 goals and Sophia McCoy's 4-point night featuring a goal and 3 assists.

The Hillers were dominated in the first half in time of possession, trailing 7-3 after Alissa Salvitti scored 3 goals in the opening 15 minutes for the Auks. However, goals from Ellie Wakefield and Kiva Walsh narrowed the lead to just 2 at the half.

The Hillers carried the momentum after halftime, controlling the ball most of the half and outscoring Archmere 7-1. Katheryn DeLillio and Sophia McCoy scored goals 20 seconds apart giving them their first lead since the beginning of the 1st half. Meghan Cobb topped off the victory with a late goal following an Auk penalty with 4 minutes remaining.

Tower Hill will take on Cape Henlopen Thursday at 7pm at Dover High School for the state championship.

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