Sussex Academy soccer wins Division II title

Seahawks defeat Saint Mark’s in penalty kicks
November 18, 2023

The Sussex Academy boys’ soccer team won its first Division II state championship Nov. 18, with a 2-1 win over Saint Mark’s in the finals at Dover High School. 

After playing to a 1-1 tie in regulation, the teams battled through a pair of scoreless overtime periods. Sussex Academy goalkeeper C.J. Norton stopped a penalty kick in the second overtime period to keep his team alive.

The Seahawks won in penalty kicks 5-4, with sophomore George Sapna scoring the winner. 

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