Skyline, Liberty girls soccer teams keep on winning
October 26, 2011
By Bob Taylor
NEW — 10:30 a.m. Oct. 26, 2011
The Skyline and Liberty high-school girls soccer teams, who have already locked up their respective KingCo Conference regular-season titles, kept on winning Tuesday.
Skyline, the KingCo 4A champion, closed out its regular season with a 1-0 victory against Redmond. Nicole Cangioglos, assisted by Anna Deweirdt, scored Skyline’s goal just four minutes into the game. The Spartans again played tough defense by registering their eighth shutout of the season. Goalkeeper Sydney Martinez recorded the shutout.
The Spartans finished league play with a 9-0-1 record and had a five-point lead over second place Issaquah, which had a bye. Skyline and Issaquah, who both have secured berths in the Class 4A state tournament, meet again Nov. 1 at Skyline in the KingCo championship game.
Skyline is 13-0-2 on the season, Issaquah 9-4-2.
In other KingCo 4A action Tuesday, it was Ballard 1, Bothell 0; Garfield 2, Newport 1; and Inglemoor 2, Woodinville 0.
Liberty, which wrapped up the KingCo 3A/2A title last week as well as a Class 3A state tournament berth, downed host Mercer Island 2-0. Shannon Daly, assisted by Kimi Fry, put the Patriots on the scoreboard at the 14th minute. Cassidy Nangle, assisted by Kiana Hafferty, scored Liberty’s second goal at the 53rd minute. Goalkeeper Macaire Ament recorded her eighth shutout.
The Patriots, 13-0-0 in league and 14-1-0 overall, conclude their regular season at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at home against second-place Interlake.
In other action, it was Mount Si 2, Bellevue 0; Lake Washington 3, Sammamish 0; and Interlake 3, Juanita 2.