Girls 7th Grade Soccer, Girls 8th Grade Soccer · WSMS Girls Soccer Game 3 Recap

Last Thursday night the 7th grade team beat Wylie Burnett 3-2. The first goal was scored by Cambry Patrick with an assist from a cross by Taylor Person after a nice turn in midfield. The second goal was scored by Cambry after a defense splitting pass by Natalie Knight. Cambry did an excellent job using her body to hold back the defender and get her shot off. Wylie Burnett tied the game with two second half goals. The 7th grade team would not be denied the win though. With two minutes remaining, the 7th graders scored the winning goal. Cambry Patrick drove the ball in the box and Taylor Person slotted the ball into the back of the net beating the Burnett goalkeeper. The 7th grade team is now 3-0 heading into their game on Tuesday at WSMS vs. Wylie McMillan at 5:30.

Last Thursday night the 8th grade team lost to Wylie Burnett 1-0. In a tough, physical game, the 8th graders came up just short. As the game looked to be heading to a 0-0 tie Wylie Burnett latched onto a ball in behind the back four and finished their chance. The girls battled until the last minute but couldn’t find the back of the net. The 8th graders, now 1-1-1, will look to get back into the win column on Tuesday at WSMS vs. Wylie McMillan at 6:50.