Nutley HS boys’ soccer team defeats North Star Academy

NUTLEY, NJ – The Nutley High School boys’ varsity soccer team defeated North Star Academy by a score of 5-2 on Oct. 11 at Father Glotzbach field.

The Raiders scored all five goals in the first half. Goals were scored by senior Garrett Groeling, senior Abhineet Jain, junior JP Maruri, and sophomore Stalin Rivera. Junior Cameron Schilp had two saves in net for the Raiders. The Raiders improved to 7-2 on the season.

Nutley, seeded 17th, will visit No. 16 seed Irvington in the preliminary third round of the Essex County Tournament on Oct. 16. The winner will visit No. 1 seed Montclair in the Round of 16 on or by Oct. 18.

Nutley lost to Irvington, 1-0, Oct. 8, at IHS.