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SHS soccer team wins at Somerset

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SHS soccer team wins at Somerset
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The Superior High School girls soccer team improved to 1-1 Tuesday with a 5-1 victory over Somerset.

The Spartans led 2-1 at halftime and put the game away with three goals in the second half.

Somerset struck first, scoring at 11:32, but Rachel Dixon tied the game at the 20-minute mark with an unassisted goal. Superior then took the lead at 35:13 on Bridget Manion’s goal, assisted by Lorena Lane.

In the second half, Malley O’Brien and Tina Lurndal led the way for Superior. O’Brien assisted on Lurndal’s goal at 50:41, and Lurndal returned the favor for O’Brien in the 71st minute. O’Brien also scored at the 68:20 mark on an assist from Dixon.

Sammy Young picked up the win in goal with three saves for Superior. Elizabeth Jacobson had 17 saves for Somerset.

In junior varsity action, Superior defeated Somerset 7-2.

Tuesday’s game

Superior.................................... 2          3         —          5

Somerset.................................. 1          0         —          1

First half — 1. Somerset, 12th minute; 2. Superior, Rachel Dixon (unassisted), 20th minute; 3. Superior, Bridget Manion (Lorena Lane), 36th minute.

Second half — 4. Superior, Tina Lurndal (Malley O’Brien), 51st minute; 5. Superior, O’Brien (Dixon), 69th minute; 6. Superior, O’Brien (Lurndal), 71st minute.