Alter Lady Knights Beat Fairmont
August 20, 2013Archbishop Alter High School
After a convincing 7-1 win by the JV team, the Alter Lady Knights varsity soccer team opened the 2013 season with a 5-1 win at Fairmont Monday evening. Fairmont tied the match 1-1 in the final seconds before halftime, but the Knights found their rhythm in the second half, scoring 4 goals in the last twenty minutes. Alter’s defense, led by senior captain Elizabeth Crisler and Junior Goalkeeper Abby Helm, held the Firebirds scoreless in the second half. Junior Kyly Borton scored two goals and assisted on another, while senior captain Katie Grunder and Junior Emma Bockrath each recorded an assist and a goal. Senior captain Avalee Hagerty finished the game with a goal in the final seconds. The Lady Knights next host Oakwood on Thursday, August 22nd at 5pm (JV) and 7pm (Varsity). Please come out and cheer on the Lady Knights!
Kyly Borton celebrates after a cross to Katie Grunder for a header goal
Alter student fans cheer on the Lady Knights to a win at Fairmont
Hannah Klenke gets her head in the game while Megan Foster looks on