The Lady Bruins soccer team took on the Skyline Eagles in a match of Region foes.
Skyline got the match started by scoring a long strike from the right side taking an
early 1-0 lead.
Mountain View’s Gentry Oldham, answered back with a break away one on one
strike to even the contest at 1-1 going into half. Mountain View’s defense played
very strong in the first half and were ready to shut Skyline down moving into the
Both teams had their opportunities in the second half but it was Skyline who
added to their score on a header off a corner going up 2-1.
It took only one minute for the Lady Bruins to answer back as Savannah Hansen
put a deflection in the back of the net and even the score 2-2.
The game couldn't be decided in regulation and went into overtime. Mountain
View tried to clear the ball from its defensive half and Skyline capitalized on the
mistake by scoring with only one minute left into overtime and giving the Eagles
the final 3-2 win.
The Bruins now have to win their final 2 games of the season to qualify for the
state tournament. The team has fought well this year and with senior leadership
and a good core of young players they will prove to make the girls soccer
successful for years to come.