Girls soccer defeats Knights at sectional game

Lady Spartans defeat district rival for second consecutive berth in state quarterfinals

Senior Emma Farley focuses on her opponent as she prepares to throw the ball back into play.

An early goal by Rayna Thomas set the pace for the rest of the sectional match against GAC South Champion, Francis Howell North. Defender Abbie Rademacher sent the ball to the back of the net for one more goal before the end of the first half leaving the score 2-0.

The team will progress to state quarterfinals vs Cor Jesu at Cor Jesu, 3 p.m. Saturday.