Lady Falcons Advance to Regional Tournament
The Lady Falcons fought hard Friday night to defeat Royse City in the Regional Quarterfinals. After going down a goal midway through the first half from a PK, Alexa Hernandez answered with an unassisted goal to end the half 1-1. The second half, the Lady Falcons fought a man down and took the lead midway through with another free kick goal by Shannon Boyle. Royse City tied the game 2-2 with just a few minutes left on the clock, forcing a double overtime. Despite being a man down for 50 minutes, the ladies fought hard and played disciplined. In penalty kicks, North Forney defeated Royse City 4-3. PKs were made by Alexa Hernandez, Chelsea Harrington, Shannon Boyle, and Valerie Rodriguez. Goalkeeper Elizabeth Lewis also had an outstanding block.
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