Eight Straight Wins and Seven Shutouts for Girl’s Soccer

Eight Straight Wins and Seven Shutouts for Girl’s Soccer


Girl’s soccer took down Pemberton 6-0 on Wednesday, marking eight straight wins and seven shutouts for the Pirates. Here is our recap of the game.

With the win, the Pirates are now 8-0-1 and have allowed just two goals through nine games.

“Knowing that we have trust in the back is so important for us because it makes us have a positive outlook on the game,” Miranda Sackner said.

“The defense does an incredible job for us. Sometimes they don’t even let Maddie (Ogden) touch the ball some games. I’m really proud of them. We’re definitely a defensive team.”

It didn’t take long for the Pirates to open the scoring as Sackner found the net less than three minutes into the contest.

Sackner, with her back to the net, unleashed a bicycle kick for her lone goal of the night.

“The ball came in and I just flicked it back and it went in,” Sackner said.

Miranda Sackner goal
Image Courtesy Laura Ogden

The score was assisted by Hailey Gutowski, who finished the night with three assists and one goal.

“We came into the season knowing we were going to be good because we had the chemistry last year,” Sackner said.

“Last year we did really well. So far, we’re 8-0-1. I’m so happy for us. We’re so close. We do everything as a family. I’m pretty proud.”

Justyne Gutowski made it 2-0 before Grace Kenville and Hailey Gutowski gave Cinnaminson a 4-0 lead.

Emma Karch scored twice within 28 seconds to cap the scoring in the 6-0 victory.

“We are offensive this year too,” Sackner said. “It’s not just one person either. It’s all of us together. It’s been good.”

Girl’s soccer plays its third game of the week this Friday, October 7 at home against Bordentown at 3:45pm.

Images courtesy of Laura Ogden.

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Jim is the creator and editor of Cinn City Sports. He also created At the Dish, Life With Tony and Enzo and is the owner of JAVFreelancing. He coached baseball for five years, three at his former high school (Holy Cross in Delran, NJ) and two at prominent Division III program Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. He has worked for the Courier-Post in Cherry Hill, NJ; Metro Networks in Bala Cynwyd, PA; and was the play-by-play announcer for the Camden Riversharks of the Independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball for two seasons (2007-2008) on Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM, the student-run radio station at Rowan University. Jim earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and minor in Journalism from Rowan University in 2008. While in school he was the Assistant Sports Director at WGLS for two years and the Sports Director for one year. He also covered the football, baseball, softball and both basketball teams for the school newspaper 'The Whit.' He is the former Sports Editor for the Cinnaminson and Moorestown Patch websites. Jim lives in New Jersey with his wife Nicole, sons Tony and Enzo and dog Phoebe. He can be reached at jimvassallo@cinncitynews.com