Soccer roundup: George Washington girls hang on for 2-1 win over Charleston Catholic
George Washington scored a pair of first-half goals for an early 2-0 lead and held on as the Class AAA No. 4 Patriots downed Class AA-A No. 1 Charleston Catholic 2-1 in girls high school soccer Tuesday at Schoenbaum Soccer Stadium.
Sarah Bodnar accounted for both goals for GW (15-2-1), while Caroline Dunderville had the lone goal for the Fighting Irish (16-1). Olivia Miller made four saves for the Patriots and Annie Crockett stopped six shots for Catholic.
HOOVER 3, SHADY SPRING 1: Leslie Taylor, Caroline Thornburg and Hannah Schoolcraft all had goals as host Herbert Hoover (14-3-1) set a school record for victories, breaking the mark of 13 from last year. Bailey Aab had six saves for the Huskies. Hannah Thompson scored for the Tigers (7-8-1) and Brooklyn Meadow stopped six shots. Lindsey Thomas was held without a goal for Shady and remains one shy of the girls state career record of 132 held by Sissonville's Lydia Murray.
HURRICANE 2, HUNTINGTON 0: Abby Watson and Lauren London scored for Class AAA No. 3 Hurricane (14-1) in a win at Huntington.
SOUTH 1, SISSONVILLE 1: Kristen Jones netted a goal as Class AAA No. 10 Parkersburg South battled to a draw with visiting Class AA-A No. 2 Sissonville. Karli Pinkerton had the only goal for the Indians (16-0-2).
SA 3, CABELL MIDLAND 0: Madi Marshall posted two goals as St. Albans picked up a road win. Ali Johnson also scored for the Red Dragons (7-9-2).
HUNTINGTON 2, HURRICANE 1: Max Simpson and Austin Preece each netted a goal as Class AAA No. 9 Huntington (8-3-2) edged Hurricane. Guillermo Ugarte had the lone goal for the Redskins (8-6-2).