Sacred Heart Greenwich dropped a 3-1 soccer decision to host Taft School in a NEPSAC game held on Wednesday.
Taft scored its goals in the 37th, 50th and 71st minutes. Senior co-captain Amelia Sheehan tallied in the 71st minute for the Tigers, cutting Taft’s lead to 2-1. Lara Patricio assisted on the goal.
For Taft, Kayla Thomas, Amanda Graziano and Patience Kim had goals. Taft held a 1-0 halftime lead.
“Taft is a tough team,” Sacred Heart coach Stuart Smith said. “They are strong and physical, but I feel we controlled the first half. We conceded a goal off a corner kick late in the first half, so we had to regain the momentum in the second half.”
TAFT 3, SACRED HEART 1
SACRED HEART 0 1 — 1
TAFT 1 2 — 3
Goals: T — Kayla Thomas, Amanda Graziano, Patience Kim; SH — Amelia Sheehan; Assists: SH — Lara Patricio; Goalies: SH Daphne Hartch (seven saves); T — Eliza Ford (7 saves).