All three GSL girls soccer teams advance to state quarterfinals

Published On: Nov 07 2012 10:14:03 AM PST   Updated On: Nov 07 2012 12:39:27 AM PST
Mt. Spokane beats Enumclaw
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Mt. Spokane, Mead and Central Valley all won their first round match-ups in the girls state soccer tournament on Tuesday.

The Wildcats (18-0) jumped out to a 2-0 lead thanks to goals by Carly Frank and Sierra Bezdicek on route to a 2-1 win over Enumclaw at Spokane Falls Community College.  The Hornets scored late in the first half when Katie Christensen found the back of the net.  They nearly tied the game in the closing minutes when Cayla Dahl's shot hit the cross-bar.  Mt. Spokane will face Kamiakin in the 3A quarterfinals.  The Wildcats beat the Braves 2-0 last Tuesday.

After falling behind 1-0, Central Valley scored four straight goals in a 5-2 win over Auburn at Central Valley High School.  The Bears advance to the 4A quarterfinals where they will face the winner of Wednesday's game between Issaquah and Gig Harbor.

Mead also fell behind in its first round game against Kentridge, but scored the final three goals in a 3-1 win at University High School.  The Panthers advance to the 4A quarterfinals where they'll travel to the winner of Wednesday's game between Camas and Moses Lake.