Locals play in All-Star soccer game

June 19th, 2015 9:25 am

First Posted: 11/23/2014

SCRANTON – Scranton Prep’s Douglas Ooms scored late in the game Saturday, Nov. 23 to lift the Southern Tier into a 1-1 tie with the Northern Tier in the boys game of the UNICO Soccer Cup.

The doubleheader was for senior players form the Lackawanna League.

Ooms and Ben Bailey represented Scranton Prep while Pat Lenahan and Spencer Houck from Abington Heights were also on the Southern Tier team.

Perrine Wasser and Michaelina Holmes from Abington Heights and Kate Paterson and Josephine Prinzo from Scranton Prep were part of the Southern Tier team that won the girls game, 5-0.

Jarrod Arendt from Carbondale, who played in goal for the South, and Julia Gillow from Valley View won the Most Valuable Player awards.