TAUNTON — Somerville and Silver Lake met on a frigid night at Taunton High School to battle for a spot in the Division 1 State tournament championship game.
The top two teams in Eastern Massachusetts provided a show for everyone in attendance, with Somerville’s quality in midfield topping Silver Lake, 2-1.
While Somerville’s top scorer senior is Thayrone Miranda, it was midfielder Francisco Fernandes Neto who created Miranda’s opening goal.
In the 16th minute, Neto controlled a pass upfield from a teammate. He skillfully lobbed it over a charging Lakers defender’s head. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.