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It's official: Woodside girls clinch tie for socccer title

The Woodside girls soccer team clinched at least a title tie in the Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division with a 4-1 victory over Burlingame on Tuesday afternoon.

The Wildcats (14-1-1, 7-1-1) scored three times in the first half, rebounding from Saturday’s surprise loss to Aragon (5-8-2, 2-6-1).

Burlingame (12-4-1, 5-3-1) fell into third place as Sequoia (12-3-2, 7-2-1) downed Hillsdale 4-1 in another league contest Tuesday.

Sequoia is the only team which can tie Woodside. The teams meet at Sequoia on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. in the regular season finale.

Menlo-Atherton (6-5-6, 2-2-5) edged Aragon 1-0 to move into fourth place. The Bears are 2-1-3 over their past six matches. They have recorded three consecutive shutouts and four over their last five matches.

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M-A has three ties against the top three teams in the PAL with its finale at home against Burlingame on Thursday.

Elise Evans scored three times in Woodside’s win, getting assists from Sofia Bellver-Eymann, Rachel Mull and Cibelli Pfeifer.

Mull also scored, with an assist from Pfeifer.

Freshman Teagan Tokheim scored twice for Sequoia in its win over Hillsdale. Addison Haws and Nina Mills also scored while Nathalie Franco recorded a pair of assists.

M-A’s goal was scored by Jimena Sandoval, with an assist from Alessia Bolanos.

West Bay Athletic League

Megan Sweeney scored a goal and recorded an assist as Sacred Heart Prep beat Notre Dame San Jose 3-0 at Watson Park in San Jose on Tuesday to remain among the league leaders.

Brenda Melgoza and Sydney Adas also scored for SHP (10-6-2, 6-1-1), which is in second place behind Notre Dame Belmont (13-5, 7-1).

NDB needed a big second half to get past Menlo (9-5-2, 5-2-1) 5-1 in another league match.

Menlo and the Tigers were scoreless at halftime.

Lila Gold scored for Menlo in the final two minutes,.

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It's official: Woodside girls clinch tie for socccer title

Uploaded: Tue, Feb 8, 2022, 8:01 pm

The Woodside girls soccer team clinched at least a title tie in the Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division with a 4-1 victory over Burlingame on Tuesday afternoon.

The Wildcats (14-1-1, 7-1-1) scored three times in the first half, rebounding from Saturday’s surprise loss to Aragon (5-8-2, 2-6-1).

Burlingame (12-4-1, 5-3-1) fell into third place as Sequoia (12-3-2, 7-2-1) downed Hillsdale 4-1 in another league contest Tuesday.

Sequoia is the only team which can tie Woodside. The teams meet at Sequoia on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. in the regular season finale.

Menlo-Atherton (6-5-6, 2-2-5) edged Aragon 1-0 to move into fourth place. The Bears are 2-1-3 over their past six matches. They have recorded three consecutive shutouts and four over their last five matches.

M-A has three ties against the top three teams in the PAL with its finale at home against Burlingame on Thursday.

Elise Evans scored three times in Woodside’s win, getting assists from Sofia Bellver-Eymann, Rachel Mull and Cibelli Pfeifer.

Mull also scored, with an assist from Pfeifer.

Freshman Teagan Tokheim scored twice for Sequoia in its win over Hillsdale. Addison Haws and Nina Mills also scored while Nathalie Franco recorded a pair of assists.

M-A’s goal was scored by Jimena Sandoval, with an assist from Alessia Bolanos.

West Bay Athletic League

Megan Sweeney scored a goal and recorded an assist as Sacred Heart Prep beat Notre Dame San Jose 3-0 at Watson Park in San Jose on Tuesday to remain among the league leaders.

Brenda Melgoza and Sydney Adas also scored for SHP (10-6-2, 6-1-1), which is in second place behind Notre Dame Belmont (13-5, 7-1).

NDB needed a big second half to get past Menlo (9-5-2, 5-2-1) 5-1 in another league match.

Menlo and the Tigers were scoreless at halftime.

Lila Gold scored for Menlo in the final two minutes,.

Rick Eymer

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