Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Marian High School
Northridge High School
Northridge edges Marian 1-0 in Middlebury
In a match up of top 15 ranked teams in the state, Northridge edged the knights on a goal with 20 minutes to play. Both teams created good chances in the first half without putting one away. Junior Megan Bullock had two good opportunities blocked and Senior Caroline Buaghman’s shot went high. Northridge had one quality attack that was ruled offsides.
Northridge created more changes in the second half but senior Hannah Harry-Shade along with the back line shut down the attack. With 20 minutes to play, Northridge midfielder striped a ball free and played a ball into their striker who placed a perfect shot over the hands of the keeper.
Marian was relentless with the attack and Junior Francie Hartnagel was virtually unstoppable tallying 4 shots on frame in the last 20 minutes including one off the post.
Marian is currently ranked 9th in the State 2A while Northside is ranked 15th in 3A
Marian drops to 0-1-1 on the season heading into the St. Joe invitational @ Newton Park
8:00 Marian vs Munster (Ranked 6th in the state in 3A)
11:30 Marian vs Valparaiso (Ranked 17th in the state 3A)
4:00 Marian vs Lake Centreal