St Clair Advances To Soccer Championship Round

Jaclyn French pushes the ball past a St Lawrence player on 22 October 2017. French scored twice in a 6-1 playoff victory in Windsor.<br>Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Jaclyn French pushes the ball past a St Lawrence player on 22 October 2017. French scored twice in a 6-1 playoff victory in Windsor.
Photo by Ian Shalapata.

(WINDSOR, ON) – The St Clair women’s soccer team advanced to the OCAA Championship with a convincing 6-1 win over the St Lawrence Vikings Sunday afternoon at the Main Campus Field in OCAA playoff soccer action.

The Saints got off to a great start as Cassie Nicholas scored in the first minute. St Clair went up 2-0 in the 12th minute on a goal by Jaclyn French. She made it 3-0 in the 39th minute on a penalty kick.

The Saints got off to another good start in the 2nd half on a goal by Melanie Jubenville in the 47th minute.

St Lawrence got on the board in the 78th minute to make it 4-1, but the Saints responded with two quick goals by Andie Albert and Cassandra Medeiros to wrap up the scoring late in the match.

Tory Brown was solid in net, turning aside 7 of 8 shots she faced.

Tory Brown was solid in goal for St Clair as the Saints defeated St Lawrence 6-1 in OCAA playoff action in Windsor on 22 October 2017.<br>Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Tory Brown was solid in goal for St Clair as the Saints defeated St Lawrence 6-1 in OCAA playoff action in Windsor on 22 October 2017.
Photo by Ian Shalapata.

The St. Clair women ended their regular season in 2nd place in the OCAA West Division with a record of 7-2-1.

The St Clair women will travel to Sudbury on Wednesday to take part in the OCAA Championship from Thursday to Saturday. The Championship is being hosted by Cambrian College.

The Saints first round quarterfinal opponent and game time will be determined on Monday.

Julia Albeartie (16) is stopped by the St Lawrence keeper early in the 1st half. Albeartie and the Saints dispatched the visitors from the OCAA women's soccer playoffs with a 6-1 victory.<br>Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Julia Albeartie (16) is stopped by the St Lawrence keeper early in the 1st half. Albeartie and the Saints dispatched the visitors from the OCAA women’s soccer playoffs with a 6-1 victory.
Photo by Ian Shalapata.

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Jay Shewfelt

Jay Shewfelt is an Athletic Coordinator at St Clair College. He is a graduate of the University of Windsor where he earned a Bachelor of Human Kinetics and an Honours in Sport Management.

Jay won 3 Junior C All-Ontario Championships as a hockey player with the Belle River Canadiens.

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