Team N.S. with their medals (Submitted photo)
Team N.S. all hold the title after their 2-1 win. (Submitted photo)

FALL RIVER: The U-14 Soccer Nova Scotia girls team captured the Atlantic championship on the July 7-9 weekend in Charlottetown, P.E.I., taking home the gold medal.

Nova Scotia did it style completing the weekend tournament with an unblemished 4-0 record.

The team, which includes several players from the Fall River and area, picked up 4-0 win over N.B. (Ellie Lancaster had the shutout); 2-1 over host P.E.I.; and 3-1 over NL.

In the championship, Olivia Jack’s goal was the game winner as N.S. edged NL 2-1.

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Pat Healey
Pat has grown up in East Hants, having called Milford, and now Enfield home. He graduated from the journalism program at Holland College in 2001, and has spent time at newspapers in NL and Alberton and Summerside, PEI before becoming a reporter/photographer at The Weekly Press/The Laker in October 2008. He has a rescue kitty named Asha that is much loved—and spoiled. Pat is also our "social engagement guru." Check him out on twitter!