Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 11/8/09
Quaker City defeated a strong Wissahickon team, 13-6, to claim the championship Saturday in the Inaugural Harriton Fall Classic for middle school girls.
Jane Henderson (Welsh Valley MS) scored seven goals while Ali Thaler (Baldwin School) added three to lead the Quaker City attack. Quaker City jumped out early to 5-1 advantage before Wissahickon rebounded and closed to 7-6 in the second half.
Quaker City closed out the game by scoring the final six goals. Quaker City also got strong goaltending by Melina Avery (Penn Charter) and consistent defense and hustle from Lauren Ferguson (Paxon Hollow MS) and Erin Carpenter (Paxon Hollow MS).