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St. John's defeats Marlborough in soccer opener

By Chris Wraight, Contributing Writer

Marlborough High School's Marcelo Cunha (#18) gets ready to blast his penalty kick in to tie the game 1-1 in first half action.

Marlborough High School's Marcelo Cunha (#18) gets ready to blast his penalty kick in to tie the game 1-1 in first half action.

Marlborough – The Marlborough High School Panthers boys soccer team hosted the St. John's High School Pioneers for each team's season opener Sept. 6 at Kelleher Field.

St. John's Sam Coveney (assisted by Andrew Sjogren) scored quickly only 45 seconds into the game. ?Marlborough's Marcelo Cunha was able to tie it up on a penalty kick before the first half ended in a 1-1 tie.

In the second half St. John's Will Roberts and Byron Morataya (assisted by Nick Flowers) scored and the Pioneers won the game 3-1.

Photos/Chris Wraight

Marlborough High School's Jerson Rosales (#8) left, battles St. John's High School's Justin Vlass (#3) right for the loose ball.

Marlborough High School's Jerson Rosales (#8) left, battles St. John's High School's Justin Vlass (#3) right for the loose ball.

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