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A lot to its distaste, Ocean City has a knack for a sluggish begin each from time to time.
Thankfully, whatever the scenario, Julia Neff has ice water in her veins and Taryn Dolka is as unflappable within the cage as they arrive.
The Pink Raiders, No. 11 within the NJ.com Prime 20 trailed No. 18 Rancocas Valley 2-0 at halftime earlier than they began to search out their recreation.
Brooke Hanley bought Ocean City again into it with a objective with 0.4 seconds left within the third quarter. Then Neff shined as soon as once more.
Simply three days after scoring the game-winner with six seconds left towards Egg Harbor, Neff took entrance stage once more and tied it with 2:05 to go.
Taryn Dolka shut the door from there.
Dolka made 18 saves and helped thwart 4 Rancocas Valley corners within the fourth quarter and additional time.
Rancocas Valley had late objectives of its personal to take a 2-0 lead within the opening half. Carly Seal scored off a nook after time expired within the first quarter. She then arrange Brooke Moran for one more tally off a nook with 31.4 seconds left within the half.
Seal now has a team-high seven objectives by way of 4 video games after scoring 18 as a sophomore in 2021.
The Pink Devils fell to Ocean City, 4-1, a season in the past and have proven early indicators of taking a giant step this yr.
They have already got three Olympic Convention wins over Seneca, Paul VI and Shawnee. They misplaced to Seneca final yr.
Tess Phillips made 5 saves in objective within the tie.
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