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by Michael Fontana

The MWUSC GU9 Mystics Purple won its bracket at MWUSC's annual Mid Winter Classic held at the Hudson Valley Sports Dome over the weekend. The team went 2-0-1 in the three qualifying matches en route to a 6-0 win in the championship match. The championship run was made possible by scoring 16 goals and surrendering none on the day. Special thanks to all the friends, parents and siblings who cheered them on. Beginning in the second row, pictured from left to right are: Coach Alyson Gilligan, Kyra Gilligan, Melanie Ciprian, Corinna Exarchakis, Grace Gillette, Kallan Pasciuto and Coach Michael Fontana; and in front: Teagan Lyson, Gabriella Fontana, Brynn Loyd, Gail Sullivan. Callie Exarchakis is also a member of the MWUSC GU9 Mystics Purple.