UPDATE: Live: Perry Hall Soccer Beats Westminster in Region Final, 1-0

Game began at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Westminster High School.

Check Patch for live game updates, photos, video and commentary on the match.

UPDATE (8:20 p.m.)—'s boys beat Westminster in the Class 4A North region final, 1-0, Tuesday night.

Perry Hall will play the winner of Northwest and Walter Johnson in the state semifinal at Richard Montgomery High School on Nov. 12.


UPDATE (6:30 p.m.)—Competing in a playoff run that almost never was, 's boys met Westminster at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Class 4A North region final.

Get live updates on the game in the in this article. Participate in the discussion by commenting in the live chat or by using the Twitter hashtags, #PerryHall, #PHHS, #PHSoccer, #WestminsterSoccer, #MPSSAA or #Bernie.

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The Gators beat Sherwood, 1-0, and , 2-1, before against James Hubert Blake High School in Montgomery County.

Shortly after the win against Dulaney on Nov.1, however, the Perry Hall's season was canceled as a disciplinary action against players who after the final point.

Later that week, following a and an uproar from community members, Perry Hall High School Principal George Roberts and allowed the boys to continue in the playoffs.

Westminster defeated Springbrook, 3-0, in the opening round, and upset No. 1 Catonsville on penalty kicks in the second round before defeating Poly to advance to the final.

The winner of Tuesday's final will play the winner of Northwest and Walter Johnson in the state semifinal at Richard Montgomery High School on Nov. 12.

The state championship is scheduled for the weekend of Nov. 17-19 at UMBC Stadium.

The Perry Hall soccer team competed in the state semifinals in 1996, 1998 and 2002 and in the state finals in 1995, 2001, 2007 and 2008.

The program has never won a state championship, according to the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association.

Can Perry Hall continue on in the state playoffs? Tell us in the comments.

helpussomeone November 09, 2011 at 12:20 AM
Perry Hall 1 Westminster 0 End of first half
Tim November 09, 2011 at 01:00 AM
thanks for the update!
John November 09, 2011 at 01:12 AM
Perry hall wins 1-0
Tim November 09, 2011 at 01:12 AM
Perry Hall Wins!!! 1-0! The girls beat Catonsville 2-0 as well. I believe that was the semifinal but not sure. Someone correct me if needed.
Shawne O'Connor November 09, 2011 at 02:15 AM
The girls won the Regional Final 2-0 against Catonsville and will be playing in the semi-final state playoff game on Saturday - time tbd.
Marje Lentz November 09, 2011 at 11:51 AM
Congratulations to all, and the celebration was much more appropriate. I think a hard lesson was learned by all here. And glad to see these young men move on in a very sportsmanlike fashion. Great Job Gentlemen!!!!!!
Jonathan Meyers November 09, 2011 at 02:46 PM
Perry Hall vs. Nationally Ranked Walter Johnson HS http://espn.go.com/high-school/boys-soccer/team-rankings/fab50 Saturday at Richard Montgomery HS in Rockville MD Time TBD
Red Dolphin November 09, 2011 at 10:26 PM
what no bernie dance ? ga ga ga ga
Red Dolphin November 09, 2011 at 10:29 PM
when the clippers beat the friars for the last game of the season we tore down thier "props" ,no one was offended then ( Patterson 1975 soccer Champs)
Emily Kimball (Editor) November 12, 2011 at 03:47 PM
UPDATE (Nov. 12)—We're going to be live chatting (http://patch.com/A-nDCN) the Gators next run in the state semifinals. The boys are entering their third post-Bernie match against Walter Johnson High School tonight at 7:30 p.m. Help spread the word about our live coverage on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/PerryHallPatch) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/#!/PerryHallPatch). Patch's Nick DiMarco will provide live updates, photos and video from the sidelines. Get involved in the conversation using Twitter hashtags or by commenting directly in the live chat on the article. See you there (http://patch.com/A-nDCN).


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