(Sept. 19, 2014) Racing to a 4-0 first-half lead, the Stephen Decatur girls’ soccer team went on to earn an 8-0 victory over the visiting Mardela Warriors on Tuesday.
Senior captain Jillian Petito (two assists) scored three of those first-half goals.
Senior captain Payton VanKirk and sophomore Lexie VanKirk tallied a goal and an assist each. Juniors Peyton Townsend and Alexis McDonough and sophomore Brigitte Ardis contributed with one goal apiece. Decatur goalie Lexi Gausepohl, a junior, stopped five shots.
“The girls played well,” said Decatur Coach Maggie Berke. “They’re passing has definitely improved. They were passing to feet today.”
Decatur is scheduled to travel to Salisbury to play the James M. Bennett Clippers on Tuesday at 4 p.m.