Bill Brink & Michael Sanserino | Post Gazette
Peters Township senior Jesse Scheirer waited for the perfect time to take the “best shot” of his life.
Scoreless in double overtime, Scheirer dribbled into Central Catholic territory, split between two Vikings defenders and blasted a shot from about 25 yards out that was hit so hard it looked like it could have ripped the net off the goalposts.
Scheirer’s winning goal in the 102nd minute gave Peters Township a 1-0 victory against Central Catholic in the WPIAL Class AAA boys’ soccer championship Saturday at Elizabeth Forward.
“He killed it,” Peters Township coach Bob Dyer said. “It came out as fast as it came in. … That’s just a kid doing what he was destined to do.”
It was Scheirer’s sixth goal of the playoffs.
“He took a beautiful shot,”” Central Catholic coach Claudio Morini said. “