The JV and Varsity soccer teams competed in the Bear Cave Classic last weekend with both teams earning a trip to the championship match. The JV took on Burleson Centennial who had outscored opponents 30-0 prior to entering the final against LVS.
LVS had shutouts of 8-0 and 7-0 against Mansfield Summit and Carter Riverside earning their second straight berth in the championship. Olivia Tankersely led the way with 3 goals in bracket play with Vic Watson, Alex Alvarado, and Isabella Hernandez scoring 2 a piece. Avery Pick, Bella Tankerseley, Elena Ramirez, Maddy Townsend, Katherine Perez, and Emma Mueller each added one.
In the final the Lady Vikings were down early fighting back coming up short with a missed PK and a couple other quality chances to equalize. In the end, Centennial held off the furious Lady Viking attack to win 2-0.
The JV rebounded on Tuesday night at home as they hosted Castleberry scoring a dozen plus goals in route to a 17-0 win. Watson and Tankerseley O. recorded the hat trick with 2 goals each by Lilly Martinez, Victoria Clark, and Isabella Hernandez. Also adding to the score sheet on Tuesday were Avery Pick, Olivia Delvac, Elena Ramirez, Angela Lubrano, and Katherine Perez.
The varsity defended their Bear Cave Classic with 4-0 championship match win over Cedar Hill with freshman, Avery Hutka scoring all 4 goals for the Lady Vikings. In route to the final, Carter Riverside, Sherman, and Cedar Hill were shutout by a combined score of 22-0. Laci Earixson scored 6 on the weekend with Abby Geiser scored 5.
Returning home to host Castleberry on Tuesday night, the Lady Vikings picked up right where they left off. Hutka scored 2 more with Sophie Bailey, Laci Earixson, and Olivia Tankerseley totaled 5 goals on the night.
Tonight the Lady Vikings host TCA in a double header starting with the JV at 5pm with the varsity following at 6:45pm. Both matches will be broadcast LIVE @nfhsnetwork CLICK HERE for JV Match and CLICK HERE for Varsity Match #lvsLIVE #lvsGameDay