HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – The Hackettstown High school boys soccer team earned a 1-0 victory over the Harrison Blue Tide Thursday afternoon to win the North 2, Group 2 championship in Harrison.
Tyler Gorczyca scored the only goal with the assist from Shane Davies.
Vinny Coccaro had six saves.
Hackettstown will now play Glenn Rock on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 5:00 p.m. in the 2018 NJSIAA Group 2 Championship Round 1.
Hackettstown Playing a man down for nearly 3/4 of the game, these boys showed tremendous heart to hold off number one seed Harrison to win the north 2 section 2 state championship 1-0! Tiger Proud!!! pic.twitter.com/LJPUYYVuDo
— HHS Admin (@HHSTIGERS) November 8, 2018
Hackettstown Police provided an escort for the team as they arrived back in town.
Hackettstown Police Officers provided an escort this evening for the Hackettstown HS Boys Soccer team after winning the North 2 Section 2 State Championship. Hackettstown beat Harrison 1-0. Congratulations to the players, coaches and staff on a great season! 🏆⚽️ @HHSTIGERS pic.twitter.com/0MfJ2KZuAT
— Hackettstown Police (@HackettstownPD) November 8, 2018