STONINGTON — Stonington High's Will Sawin scored a pair of goals as the Bears shut out Bacon Academy, 2-0, in the quarterfinals of the Class M tournament Saturday at Palmer Field.
Sawin's first goal came at the 32:41 mark of the first half from about 18 yards away.
His second goal was a long ball over the goalie's ahead to make it 2-0 with 30:10 left in the game. Sawin has 22 goals and 24 assists this season.
Drew Johnson assisted on both goals.
Third-seeded Stonington (19-1) outshot No. 11 Bacon, 10-2. The Bears had 10 corner kicks and the Bobcats did not have any.
Bacon finished the season 13-6. Stonington will take a 19-match winning streak into the semifinals against No. 2 Suffield, which defeated Joel Barlow, 1-0, on Saturday. The game is scheduled for Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at West Haven High.
No. 8 Ledyard, which beat Stonington in the first game of the season, also advanced to the semifinals with a 2-1 win against Jonathan Law. The Colonels will take on No. 12 Ellington at Xavier in Wednesday's semifinals.
— Keith Kimberlin