The girls’ soccer team (# 10 seed) opened up tournament action with a road game against Medina Highland (# 7 seed) on Monday. Highland opened up a a 4 – 0 lead in the first half, when the Magics got on the board with a goal by Makenzie Damsa to make it 4 – 1 going into halftime. The final was 6 – 1 as the team played hard for 80 minutes to end the season with a regular season record of 9 – 8. Below is a game summary and box score from ohio.com.
Highland 6, Barberton 1 (ohio.com link)
Freshman Bella Delfino showed up big time in her first tournament game, netting four goals to help the Hornets advance in the Division I Medina District tournament.
Her sister, Daniella, contributed an assist as Highland (9-6-2) gained control early with a 4-1 halftime lead.
Medina Division I Sectional
HIGHLAND 6, BARBERTON 1
Halftime: Highland, 4-1. Goals: B. Delfino (H) 4, K. Haneberg (H), Hotes (H), Damsa (B). Assists: D.Delfino (H), Flannery (H), Origlio (H). Shots: Hig., 4-1. Shots on goal: Hig., 13-5. Corner kicks: Hig., 7-1. Saves: Ramsey (B) 7; Mazzaro (H) 3, Noebe (H) 1.
Records: Barberton 9-8; Highland 9-6-2.