On Tuesday September 6th, The Hopkins JV Boys took the field for the first time this season to face Holyoke Catholic. The game was off to a slow start for both teams. Late in the first half, Chad Sanderson scored two goals to give Hopkins a 2-0 lead going into the second half. Early in the second half Holyoke Catholic was on the offensive and scored two goals. The game was tied 2-2 with about ten minutes left in the game. Hopkins had a great opportunity in the form of a penalty kick. John Jacques took the kick and barely missed over the top of the goal. Minutes later, there was another penalty kick for Hopkins. Chad Sanderson took the kick and made it. This penalty kick would end up being the winning goal for Hopkins. The final score being 3-2.