View Mobile Site
  • Bookmark and Share

ASK THE EXPERTS

Riverview girls win tournament

POSTED: April 6, 2010 4:59 p.m.
Ryan Coker Dawson Community News/

A Lady Eagle player tries to dribble around a defender in a recent game. Riverview captured the Mountain League Championship with a 2-0 win over Dawson County Middle School.

View Larger

The Riverview Middle School girls' soccer team was recently named Mountain League Champions. Head Coach John Lundy’s squad defeated Dawson County Middle School 2-0 to take the championship trophy.

  

Dawson County Middle School was the defending champions.

  

“Our girls started slow, probably because of nerves, but played like champs the second half,” said Lundy.

  

It was a scoreless game at halftime, but the Lady Eagles swarmed the net during the second half.

  

Goals from Taylor Bennett and Mckay Shively were all Riverview needed to get the victory.

  

Lady Eagle goalie Suzanne Eckert played an outstanding game with several big saves.

  

“Suzanne wasn’t tested a whole lot during the season, but played outstanding today with some great saves,” Lundy said.

  

“Summer [Sanders] hustled every second of the game and was a major factor in the win.

  

“I have never worked with a group of kids that played better as a team. Each player on the team can take great satisfaction that their determination and will to win is what contributed to this great season,” added Lundy.

  

Members of this year’s team included: Bennett, Shively, Mikayla Perez, Anna Hawkins,  Rachel Starling, Sanders, Suzanne Eckert, Riley Cox, Daisy Sarmiento, Morgan Callas, Kamilla Baron, Sam Keeney, Abigail Jesperson, Rosalee Gaddis and Mikenzie Belben.

 

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

Commenting not available.
Commenting is not available.

FEATURED PHOTOS

Baskets of fun
Four-year-old Michael Seay ...
Dawsonville celebrates Geor...
Dawson County Sheriff’s Cap...
Annual dinner celebrates su...
The high school was packed ...
Essay winners reflect on le...
Eleventh-grader Travis Doan...
Pageant promotes band, conf...
First runner-up Emily Ayers...
Middle School partners with...
University of North Georgia...
Christina Hope Taylor and A...
Christina Hope Taylor and A...
Ladies pick up two
Dawson County’s Emily Queen...
Boys team continues to win
Dawson County defender Ben ...
 

AP VIDEO

Most Popular Articles


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 Dawsonnews, Dawsonville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...