Douglas girls soccer impressive in victory

The Douglas High girls soccer team set up a showdown for the Sierra League title with an impressive 4-0 win on Saturday against South Tahoe.

Even though Douglas had just 14 players, it was still able to improve to 12-1-1, 9-1-1 in league play. Carson will host Douglas at 3 p.m. Tuesday.

"They're the best team we've played so far and that still holds true," said Douglas coach Fred Schmidt about Carson. "We'll just play the game and see what happens."

Against South Tahoe, Christina Bradshaw scored twice on assists from Molly Hernandez, Hannah Sullivan scored on an assist from Britney Christen and Jessica Maul scored on an assist from Sullivan.

Schmidt said freshmen Bradshaw and Maul have stepped up to play well for Douglas.

Goalie Mallory Moore had six saves to post the shutout against the Vikings. Rebecca Wallstrum, Dara Harris and Jessica Brady all had outstanding defensive games for the Tigers.

JUNIOR VARSITY BOYS

SOUTH TAHOE 2, DOUGLAS 1

Cody Lamb scored the Tigers' only goal on an assist from Gabe Miles for the Douglas junior varsity boys soccer team (9-5, 8-3).

Goalies Daniel Roth and Tim Coleman combined to post 12 saves. Other standouts were sweeper Alex Haas, fullbacks Kyle Carney and Anthony Zevnick and stopper Justin Dunkelberg.

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