Down 0-2 late, John Bapst shocks Ellsworth for regional crown

No. 1 John Bapst scored three unanswered targets on No. 2 Ellsworth Wednesday night time, getting back from a two-goal deficit to win their second consecutive Class B North regional championship, 3-2 in additional time.

Regardless of being favored to win, John Bapst had its palms full proper off the bat, when Ellsworth’s Cruz Coffin one way or the other headed in an extended throw-in simply 34 seconds into play. The reigning Class B boys’ Participant of the Yr caught the Crusaders off-guard, directing the ball into the aim from contained in the six-yard field along with his bleached blonde noggin.

Taking part in from behind, the Crusaders couldn’t get right into a rhythm offensively, struggling to retain possession and create significant probabilities within the attacking third. John Bapst didn’t get its first nook kick till quarter-hour remaining within the first half, and didn’t make an try on aim till the thirty fifth minute.