By Ray Hamill — Emma Wilson scored twice in the dying minutes to lift the St. Bernard’s girls to a dramatic 2-1 win over Little 3 rival Ferndale in the NCS Division-III soccer semifinal on Friday afternoon.
Playing in tough conditions on a wet and slippery field, both teams battled to the end in an exciting and highly-entertaining matchup.
Check out our second-half highlights above, including the two late goals and the postgame celebrations with the St. Bernard’s football players, who were watching before practice as the late dramatics unfolded.
The highlights also include a late goal by Ferndale, which was disallowed for an offside, and you can be the judge whether there was an offside or not.
For more on the game, see Crusaders battle back late in exciting NCS semifinal showdown.
The Crusaders will now play for the NCS championship on Wednesday against either South Fork or Upper Lake.