Soccer: Martini throws three scores to guide Watchung Hills previous No. 18 Wayne Hills

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Senior quarterback Chad Martini threw three touchdowns to guide Watchung Hills to a 35-14 upset of Wayne Hills, No. 18 within the Prime 20, on Saturday in Warren.

The Cornell-bound gunslinger discovered John Bechtle, Justin Drews and Brenden Vlasak for the three touchdowns. Shane Kelly and Nirio Garcia every added a rating on the bottom for Watchung Hills (5-2).

Martini spoke on what the win means for the staff and the way bittersweet the 12 months was.

“Once you hear Watchung Hills, you positively don’t consider soccer,” he stated. “I feel the season we had will change that and put us on the map. Beating a North Jersey powerhouse was enormous for us and it confirmed we are able to hold with anybody. It’s superior with the ability to finish the season with a fantastic win.

“We’re so grateful to have gotten the sport in as a result of our matchup with Montgomery received cancelled the morning of and with two days to organize for Wayne Hills, we performed our greatest soccer all 12 months. With every thing occurring on this planet, we caught collectively, purchased in, and the outcomes have confirmed.”

Head coach Wealthy Seubert tipped his cap to his seniors for every thing they achieved of their time with this system and for delivering another time on Saturday.

“I can’t say sufficient about them,” he stated. “This 12 months hasn’t been simple for anyone. They got here in 4 years in the past for lifts at 6 a.m. and acquired in. They labored arduous and that is what arduous work will get you. Wayne Hills is a heck of a program and I’ve identified that since I lived up there once I performed for the New York Giants. We performed an ideal recreation immediately.”

Wayne Hills can be 5-2 following the loss.

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