On top again: Lady Panthers pounce on district title

by | Mar 10, 2016 | Sports

BriAna Lacey goes up against Paris midfielder Laney Madding in a battle for an airball during district action.

BriAna Lacey goes up against Paris midfielder Laney Madding in a battle for an airball during district action.

Princeton’s boys and girls teams combined to finish 3-1 in District 11-4A action.

The Lady Panthers (13-8-1, 5-0, as of March 7) wrapped up a third straight title and second in 11-4A, after knocking off host Paris North Lamar 5-0 and visiting Paris 2-0.

“This is our third consecutive district championship, this one is exceptionally special because this group is again undefeated, but they have also not given up a goal in district play (five consecutive shut outs),” head coach Michele Housden said. “Our defense is led by juniors Reychal Grimaldo and BriAna Lacey and they have been stellar, it is also great to see freshman goalkeeper Brianna O’Daniel gain confidence.”

By David Jenkins • Staff Writer • [email protected]

For the complete story see the March 10 edition of The Princeton Herald or click here for the e-Edition.

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