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Two wins put Avon girls soccer team in semifinals

AVON, Nov. 13 — Katie Zambrano, Jenna Donahue, Halle Donaldson and Erica Primovic each had goals as the Avon High girls soccer team eliminated Hand (13-3-2) with a strong second half effort in the Class M quarterfinals at Fisher Meadows, 4-1. Avon scored three goals in the final 45 minutes to break open the game.

2nd round
Avon 2, Farmington 0

AVON, Nov. 11 – Catherine Martin scored off a volley from Sarah Geraldi with 18:48 gone in the second half to help lift the No. 4 Falcons to a 2-0 victory over No. 20 Farmington in a Class L second round game at Fisher Meadows. Jenna Donahue added an insurance goal for the Falcons about 10 minutes later. Avon goalie Kaylan Conrad made one save to earn the shutout. Avon (14-2-1) outshot the visiting Indians, 9-2.

Gerry deSimas, Jr., is the editor and founder of The Collinsville Press. He is an award-winning writer and has been covering sports in Connecticut and New England for more than 30 years. He was inducted into the New England High School Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2018.

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