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.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition. http://www.etypeservices.com/Forney%20MessengerID423/

Forney Messenger

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 936, Forney, TX 75126
Physical Address: 201 W. Broad St., Forney, TX 75126
Phone: 972-564-3121
Fax: 972-552-3599