Soccer roundup: WC sweeps Terry, Vicksburg has a tough night vs. Ridgeland
Warren Central’s soccer teams relocated and refocused, and walked away with two victories Thursday night.
Jordan Polk and Melissa Herrle each scored a goal as the girls’ team beat Terry 2-1 at Sports Force Parks. The game was moved from WC’s Viking Stadium because of construction work.
The Lady Vikes also added a forfeit victory over Greenville on Friday to their total to improve their record to 6-5 and bounce back from a 7-0 loss to Region 4-6A rival Clinton earlier in the week.
In the boys’ game Thursday, Josh Griffin tallied two goals and one assist, and Brandon Gilliam scored two goals to lead the Vikings to a 4-0 victory.
(G) Ridgeland 3, Vicksburg 0
(B) Ridgeland 7, Vicksburg 0
Valencia Watson, Sammie Heller and Eden Moorehead each scored a goal, and Heller posted a shutout in goal as Ridgeland beat Vicksburg High 3-0 in a girls’ soccer game Thursday night.
Vicksburg goal keeper Rosemarie Thula made 16 saves. One of the three goals she allowed was on a penalty kick by Heller.
In the boys’ game, Daniel Ramirez scored three goals, and Hector Bernal had two goals and one assist as Ridgeland beat Vicksburg 7-0.
Howard Moorehead added a goal and an assist, and Lenin Penaloza scored one goal for Ridgeland.
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