The Midlothian JV girls soccer team started the second round of district play well, but suffered its second loss of the year to Mansfield.
The JV1 Lady Panthers started the second round of district with a convincing 4-0 win versus Duncanville. In the first round match up, the teams tied 0-0. This match would be a whole different story, as the Midlothian team came out and dominated the game.
Securing the shutout in goal were Sierra Miller and Kathleen Lemus along with solid defensive play from the entire team.
After numerous shots on goal and shots off of the top bar, Sage Boteler found the back of the net with an assist from Bre Dorsey. Also scoring were Morgan Pendley (Hailey Bohmaker assist), Sarah Mendoza (Bailey Watson assist), and Bailey Watson (Abby Whitworth assist).
The Lady Panther JV1 team defeated the Grand Prairie Gophers by a score of 6-0 Friday Night.
The Lady Panthers dominated the match from start to finish. The shut out was secured in goal by Sierra Miller and Kathleen Lemus, helped by tremendous defensive play by all of the ladies.
Scoring by the Lady Panthers was shared by six different players including Morgan Pendley (Rileigh Tanguma assist), Sarah Mendoza (Morgan Pendley assist), Maresa Carter (Kira Rodgers assist), Abby Whitworth (Bre Niehoff assist), Madison Conte (Hailey Bohmaker assist), and Bailey Watson with a set piece to the back of the net from 30 yards out.
The team lost a match to Mansfield by a score of 3-0 Wednesday night. The team struggled to find a rythm in the match, and gave up goals on two corner kicks and a penalty kick.
The Lady Panthers are now 10-4-2 on the season and 6-2-1 in district.
The JV2 Lady Panthers lost in a heartbreaker to Flower Mound Marcus 1-0 Friday night.
The girls battled and created opportunities throughout the game. Hannah Wise was fantastic in goal, on defense, and at forward. She impacted the game in all aspects.
The ladies were tied at 0-0 until they surrendered the only goal scored on a penalty kick with less than three minutes left. Despite the loss, the girls played well against a skilled Marcus team.
The JV2 girls then defeated the Mansfield Lady Tigers by a score of 1-0. The game was intense with both teams staying very aggressive. Despite numerous opportunities for both teams in the first half the score was 0-0 going into the break.
Early in the second half, the Lady Panthers won the advantage off a corner kick from Courtney Varner. The ball bounced around and then off JoJo McDonald to an open Jordan Phillippi, who scored the only goal.
The girls ended a short losing streak and now have a 9-4-3 record on the year and a 3-2-1 record in district.