Curley defeated Calvert Hall 8-3. Yes, you read that correctly. Curley scored 8 goals, but the game was a lot closer than the score indicates.
Curley jumped out quickly to a 2-0 lead on goals by Bryce Woodward and Alex Martinez Herrero. Calvert Hall cut the lead in half just a few minutes before the half.
The Cardinals came out firing on all cylinders and tied the score in the second half. Just a few minutes later, Anthony Dragisics gave Curley the lead 3-2. Again, CHC tied it up. But that would be the last goal Calvert Hall would get. T. Garcia put Curley ahead to stay 4-3 then a few second later, Herrero made it 5-3. The rout was on. Goals for Curley: Dragisics (3), Martinez Herrero (2), Woodward (1), Garcia (1), Bravo (1). Curley had 18 shots on goal.
Curley plays at top-seed Loyola in the next playoff game on Thursday at 3 PM.