Bloomingdale’s back line was solid all night as seniors Brittany and Amber Coca and Nicole Mallozzi turned away a number of Plant’s chances Tuesday. Unfortunately for the Bulls, the Panthers’ offense was just too poised, too tenacious and in the end, too much as Plant (12-1-1) secured the top spot in Class 5A-District 7 and a first-round district tournament bye with a 2-0 win Tuesday night.
After the Panthers peppered the post and crossbar in the first half and put Bloomingdale (6-3-1) junior keeper Sydney Ross to work, Plant got on the board in the 35th minute, when Charlsey Greiwe found Abby Sanchez down the right side and the forward slipped through defenders and sent the eventual decider skipping to the far post. more
Sam Savinsky and Rose Amato each scored a pair of goals as the Cardinal Mooney girls soccer team wrapped up a perfect district regular season Thursday with a 6-0 victory over visiting Fort Myers Gateway Charter.
Kelly Nicholson and Jasmine Rosales also scored for the Cougars (12-2) overall, who will open Class 2A-District 11 tournament play Jan. 14 at home. Sarah Donofrio made five saves to earn the shutout. more
Kayla Aritt led the way with two goals as the Manatee girls soccer team claimed a 5-0 victory over host Punta Gorda Charlotte on Friday night.
Jessalyn Kinlaw pitched in with a goal and an assist for the Hurricanes, who improved to 8-3-2. Jessica Schaeffer and Michaella Krebser also knocked in goals. Sarah Wasser had an assist.
PALMETTO 0, SEMINOLE OSCEOLA 0 — In a big district game, both goalkeepers had two saves in the shutout. Palmetto’s record is now 7-7-2 and 4-0-1 in Class 3A-District 10.