Prep roundup: Winfield girls take sectional with 4-0 win over Hurricane
Emily Cole netted a pair of goals as Winfield blanked Hurricane 4-0 to capture the Class AAA Region 4 Section 1 girls soccer championship Thursday at Winfield.
Katie Bryant and Jayne Lawman also tallied goals for the Generals (17-1-2). Callie McClanahan made eight saves for the Redskins (16-3-1), while Faith Burchett stopped 10 shots for Winfield.
Haley Claudio, Gracie Switzer, Charlie Lucente and Sarah Miller also had goals for the Patriots (15-4-1). The Vikings were outshot 57-2 in the contest.
GW will face Capital in the sectional championship Saturday at noon at Trace Fork.
The Cougars (10-10-1), who held a 14-4 advantage in shots, will face George Washington at noon Saturday at Trace Fork.
Riverside ends the season at 10-10-1.
Luke Smith also had a goal for the Fighting Irish (20-0-2).
Cross country regionals
Capital took the girls team title and qualified for the state meet along with Greenbrier East and Shady Spring. Ripley won the boys title and will compete at the state meet along with Oak Hill and George Washington.
The top 10 runners not on teams that qualified for states also qualified for next weekend's meet in Ona on the campus of Cabell Midland High School. That list includes Capital's Marshall Sharp, Michael Ruhnke and Joe Schwartz along with Riverside's Chris Roy from the boys race and GW's Adrienne Arnold, Lauren Easter, Olivia Lim and Katelyn Campbell. (Results, Page 2B.)