Suffield beat Deerfield, 2-1, in boys' soccer today, its first win against Deerfield since 2005.
Junior Jordan Glassman scored both of the goals for Suffield, and has five goals in only two games. He played left back, center back, and striker today.
"Jordan is the type of player that a coach wants on his team," said Ricky Warren.
Glassman, a New England All Star, has played for the varsity since his freshman year. He is also part of Soccer Plus at the club level in Connecticut, and the Olympic Development Program.
Jamie Johnson and Patrick O'Brien assisted on Glassman's goals.
Jessie Phillips, who came in during the second half, had two big saves for Suffield as Deerfield put on the pressure.
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