WHS Sports: Boys Soccer Claims Tourney Win in OT, Football Wins, Field Hockey Game Moved

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Charlie Breitrose

Watertown's Gevork Karapetyan prepares to fire the ball downfield against Pentucket in the North quarterfinal.

Watertown’s boy’s soccer team advanced to the North Section quarterfinal after an overtime win on Monday night.

The Watertown boys soccer team came from behind to defeat Weston in overtime in the first round of the Div. 3 North Section tournament on Monday night.

The third-seeded Raiders went up in the first half 1-0, but the visitors tied the game with two minutes left in the first half.

Weston, the 14th seed, took a second half lead, but Watertown fought back to tie the score with five minutes left in regulation. The winning goal came in overtime.

The Raiders (13-4-2) will be back at Victory Field on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. when it hosts sixth seed Dracut (13-8) which defeated Melrose 2-0 in the first round.

Football Team Returns Home After Win

Watertown High School’s football team earned a 21-19 win at Triton on Friday night in matchup of non-playoff teams. The win was the third of the season for Watertown, and ended a five-game skid.

Running back David Manoukian ran for one touchdown and caught a second from quarterback Brennan Cook. And Cook threw a second scoring strike to Mason Andrade.

On Friday, Nov. 8, the Raiders will host Hamilton-Wenham at 7 p.m. at Victory Field.

Field Hockey Game Moved

The Raiders’ field hockey game returns to action on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. against Lynnfield at Burlington High School. The Div. 2 North Section semifinal game was moved from Lynnfield.

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