By Cairo Chambers
On October 27, Senior forward Jevani James and center midfielder Gabe Campanella scored two goals to help William Penn defeat Glasgow High School 4-1 in the high school soccer season at the Glasgow in Newark, Delaware Stadium. William Penn kicked over 10 shots on Glasgow goalkeeper Anthony Darden and Ryan Juarez-Robertson saves over 5 shot from Glasgow striker number 14 Tanner Fonjweng for an amazing win over Glasgow.
The game was on October 27, 2015 between William Penn High School and their rival Glasgow High School. With the win, William Penn advanced its record to 9-5 on the campaign.
William Penn’s soccer team has not advanced to the state tournament since 2010, each year they have fallen short from making the tournament.
Coach Land said, “I believe they played outstanding soccer out there today. They move the ball around the field fast. They also found the open man to pass to, and created a lot of chances. They played as a team today, their communication got better as the game continue.”
Jevani and Gabe scored the goals, giving the Colonials their win over Glasgow.With the win, Penn was one step closer to advance to state tournament.
The team plays next Appoquinimink High School. Coach Land said, “Overall we played good out there, but we are still hungry for more,” Coach Land said. The Colonials finished the season with a 9-6 record.