September 28, 2022

Wildcat Soccer Girls Advance to Shoreline Semis, Meet Morgan Away

Olivia Kelly made eight saves for the Wildcats Saturday against Old Saybrook. File photo from Old Lyme’s game against Ledyard by Elizabeth Mauro.

OLD LYME —  UPDATED 11/03: Sadly, the girls were defeated by Morgan 2-1 in the Shoreline Conference semifinal. They now enter the state championship play-offs.

The third-seeded Old Lyme girls defeated #6 seeds Old Saybrook 2-0 in the first round of the Shoreline championship.

Both Wildcat goals came in the first half with Alexis Fenton scoring after 30 seconds off a pass from Abby Manthous, who then herself followed up 20 minutes later with the second goal off an assist by Kate Walsh.
Old Lyme goalkeeper Olivia Kelly made eight saves.
Kendra Flaherty’s girls now face second-seeded Morgan away in the semifinal on Tuesday at 5 p.m.