Lady Devils take 9-0 win over Braves
The Swain County High School Lady Devils varsity soccer team hosted Cherokee on Tuesday and kept the Lady Braves scoreless in the 9-0 win.
It was also Senior Night. Lady Devils seniors Kyndall Cochran, Aylan Meyers, Alyssa Shofield, Jessie Richards, Rachel Blyth and Morgan Proctor were recognized prior to the game.
Tuesday’s win brought the Lady Devils’ record to 14-3 overall and 9-1 in conference.
It will be the second match against Highlands this season. On March 21, the Lady Devils beat the Lady Highlanders 6-3.
On Thursday, April 18 the Lady Devils had one of their only conference losses of the season to Murphy’s Lady Bulldogs.
It was a hard fought game, and the stakes were high with both teams coming in with great records for the season.
The game finished 1-0 in favor of the Bulldogs.
On defense, sophomore Kate Moss led with 30 clear/steals. Sophomore Bri Ross added 28 followed by junior Rebecca Duncan with 18 and junior Payton Hines with 15. Freshman Jadyn Perez had 11.
The Lady Devils will travel to Highlands today for a conference game.