3/26 vs Palmetto
After the Lady Patriots first region victory against Palmetto, the Lady Mustangs came out with something to prove. At halftime the Lady Patriots were up 2-1 with goals from Nicole Hutchinson and Sydnee Barrett and the Mustangs were able to sneak one past defense and into the goal. In the second half, Nicole Hutchinson scored a second goal giving the Lady Patriots a 3-1 lead. However before the final whistle, the Lady Mustangs were able to get one more goal through the Patriot defense and in the back of the net. The Lady Patriots held on to their lead and won 3-2. Way to go! 2-0 in the region!
3/30 at Berea
In the Lady Patriots third region game at Berea the Patriots took a bit to find their groove, but once they did the goals didn’t stop. At halftime the Lady Patriots were up 4-0 and during the second half, the Lady Patriots added 4 more goals winning the game 8-0! Awesome job ladies! Sydnee Barrett led in goals with a hat-trick, and Mayci Irby, Samantha Bowman, Katherine Ream, Charlee Scrivner, and Nicole Hutchinson each added a goal of their own. With defense shutting down the Berea attack, the Lady Patriots were able to secure a shutout! Awesome job ladies! 3-0 in the region!
In the game before Spring Break, the Lady Berea Bulldogs came to Powdersville determined to not let the Lady Patriots run up on them again. The Lady Bulldogs managed to hold our Lady Patriots to 1-0 at the half with the lone goal coming from Mayci Irby. Then in the second half the Lady Patriots were able to add two more goals to the total, now up 3-0 with another goal coming from Mayci Irby, and one from Sydnee Barrett. In the last ten minutes of the game, the referee called a foul in the Lady Patriots box giving the Lady Bulldogs a penalty kick. Goalkeeper Brooklyn Henkle chose correctly and dove, but the shot just got by her making the score 3-1. The Lady Patriots were determined to get that goal back but time dwindled down and the final whistle blew before the Patriots could add another one. Great job tonight ladies! 4-0 in the region with just the Tigers of Blue Ridge left in region play. Let’s get another region championship ladies!