Varsity Soccer Faces Rockport

On Friday September 12th, the boys’ varsity soccer team faced their rivals the Rockport Vikings. The team played a solid game until the final whistle, walking away with a 0-0 tie. The team so far has had a tremendous start to the 2014 season.

Before the start of the game, the referees call captains to center field to determine the sides each team will take for the first half. The Rockport team has been the rival of the hornets for several seasons now. Credits: Phebe Biggar Multimedia Online
Before the start of the game, the referees call captains to center field to determine the sides each team will take for the first half. The Rockport team has been the rival of the hornets for several seasons now. Credits: Phebe Biggar Multimedia Online
Manchester Essex players’ line up at midfield as each player is announced. This year the team has 20 players all who contribute to success of the team. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
Manchester Essex players’ line up at midfield as each player is announced. This year the team has 20 players all who contribute to success of the team. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
After the starting players on both teams had been announced, each stand at midfield for the playing of the national anthem. The national anthem was sung by a current student of Rockport High School. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
After the starting players on both teams had been announced, each stand at midfield for the playing of the national anthem. The national anthem was sung by a current student of Rockport High School. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
At the half the teams huddle and regroup after playing a physical first half. The hornets held the score to 0-0 till the final whistle, even though there were several attempts at putting the ball in the net. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online
At the half the teams huddle and regroup after playing a physical first half. The hornets held the score to 0-0 till the final whistle, even though there were several attempts at putting the ball in the net. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Essex Multimedia Online

Numerous fans from both teams line the sidelines in support of their team and while its halftime many people visit the concessions purchasing warm beverages as well as snack. The night Rockport games have always been extremely popular with packed sidelines; this year the entire bleacher section was filled with Manchester Essex high school students. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Multimedia Online.
Numerous fans from both teams line the sidelines in support of their team and while its halftime many people visit the concessions purchasing warm beverages as well as snack. The night Rockport games have always been extremely popular with packed sidelines; this year the entire bleacher section was filled with Manchester Essex high school students. Credit: Phebe Biggar for Manchester Multimedia Online.

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