Soccer: Royal Palm Beach girls advance in district tournament
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
by Post Staff
Nicole Giarusso had a goal and an assist, leading Royal Palm Beach to a 4-1 victory over Lake Worth in a District 14-4A girls soccer quarterfinal Tuesday night in Royal Palm Beach.
Sarah Iman and Stephanie Pereda each added a goal for the South top-seeded Wildcats (12-6-1) against the South fourth-seeded Trojans.
Royal Palm advances to face North second-seeded Martin County in today's semifinals.
Olympic Heights 1, Forest Hill 0: Beth Gaffey scored a goal and Maddy Miller had three saves to earn the shutout as the South second-seeded Lions (7-10-6) edged the South third-seeded Falcons in Royal Palm Beach.
Martin County 3, Port St. Lucie 0: Megan Whitman had two goals and Molly Bradfield added a goal to lead the North second-seeded Tigers (12-3-5) past the North third-seeded Jaguars in Royal Palm Beach. Madison Provines had three saves for the Tigers.
South Fork 6, Fort Pierce Central 0: Jody LeMaster scored three goals and Christie Funk tallied five saves as the North top-seeded Bulldogs (15-1-1) shut down the North fourth-seeded Cobras in Royal Palm Beach.
Boca Raton Christian 6, FAU High 0: Gabby Hurtado had two goals and an assist to lead the top-seeded Blazers (7-10-1) to the rout of the fifth-seeded Owls in Boca Raton. Alex Link earned her fifth shutout for the Blazers, who will face Yeshiva in the championship Thursday in Boca Raton.
Lake Worth Christian 5, Jupiter Christian 1: Hannah Tannone and Kendra Cashion each had a goal and an assist as the fourth-seeded Defenders (13-8-1) upset the top-seeded Eagles (12-4-1) in Boynton Beach. Brooke Munroe scored for Jupiter Christian. The host Defenders will face second-seeded Trinity Christian in the final at 3:30 p.m. Friday at Boynton Beach.
Trinity Christian 2, Glades Day 1: Dahlia Pierre scored two goals and Tori Hamel added an assist as the Warriors (12-6) edged the Gators in Boynton Beach.
Trinity Christian 7, Summit Christian 1: Gerritson Craane had three goals and an assist and Victor Abood added two goals and an assist to lead the Warriors (15-0) to the rout of the Saints in West Palm Beach. Nick Nedd had five saves for Trinity.
Pine School 4, Melbourne-Holy Trinity 2: Dalton White had two goals and an assist and Nate Romero added a goal to lead the Knights (8-11-1) over the Tigers in Stuart.