Varsity Girls Soccer
St. Francis 3, Sacred Heart Prep 1
Date of competition: Thursday, December 3, 2009
The Sacred Heart Prep girls' soccer team fell behind by two goals at halftime and couldn't make up the deficit while dropping a 3-1 decision to St. Francis in the quarterfinals of the Palo Alto Winter Classic on Thursday. The Lancers surged to a 3-0 lead in the second half before SHP junior Abby Dahlkemper ended the shutout with a goal in the 76th minute as the Gators fell to 1-2 and out of contention for the tourney title.
St. Francis (3-0) advanced to the semifinals on Friday and will play Presentation at 4 p.m. on the Palo Alto football field. Palo Alto will play The Priory in the other semifinal. The championship match is Saturday at noon on the El Camino field.
Palo Alto Winter Classic
Sacred Heart Prep 0 1 -- 1
St. Francis 2 1 -- 3
SHP -- Dahlkemper.
SF -- Jarvis (Bell), Bell (Groseclose), Garcia (unassisted).
Records: Sacred Heart Prep 1-2; St. Francis 3-0
posted by Palo Alto Online on Dec 4, 2009 at 8:19 am
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