Sharon-Westwood Defeats Acton-Boxboro in Friendly Soccer Match

By Xinming Li,

Boston, June 27, 2016, — A friendly soccer match between Sharon-Westwood and Acton-Boxboro Chinese soccer teams was held at Westwood High School on June 25.

The Sharon-Westwood team scored early after the Acton-Boxboro team missed a couple good chances during the opening minutes. Down two goals, Acton-Boxboro team mounted fierce attacks to come back, but a couple shots hit the goal post.

Tao Gong, captain of the Acton-Boxboro team, thanked the Sharon-Westwood team for hosting the friendly match. Liming Liang and Andy Liu of the Sharon-Westwood team also serve leadership positions at Sharon Chinese Association.
Dozens of players from both teams gathered together for a group picture at the end of the match. The Acton-Boxboro team plans to host a rematch with the Sharon-Westwood.