HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER ROUNDUP

By: 
Teddy Paynter

ROBINSON CREEK — Pike Central's Brady Adkins scored four goals and assisted on a fifth as the Hawks rolled to a 10-0 win over Shelby Valley in a match played at Teco Field on August 14.

 

Josh Ray and Mitchel Slone added a pair of goals each and both assisted on two others each in the season opener. Nathan Looney and Jacob Rudder scored one goal apiece. Rudder assisted on two and Dakota Starcher one.

 

Goalkeeper Alex Perez was outstanding in recording the shutout.

 

 

 

GIRLS

 

Prestonsburg….....................….8

 

Belfry……………........................1

 

STONECREST — Prestonsburg's Elizabeth Burchett scored five goals to lead the Lady Blackcats to an 8-1 win in the season opener against Belfry in a match played at StoneCrest Complex on August 15.

 

Haley Fitzpatrick, Makayla Ousley and Makayla Slone added one goal each. Jillian Kidd had a pair of assists.

 

Goalkeeper Hannah Stratton allowed just a single goal to Belfry's Kylie Gollihue.

 

 

 

Pike Central……........................1

 

Morgan County…......................0

 

BUCKLEYS CREEK — Pike County Central's Rebecca Diamond scored the lone goal as the Lady Hawks blanked Morgan County, 1-0, in a match played on August 15.

 

 

 

Shelby Valley……......................4

 

Pike Central………....................1

 

ROBINSON CREEK — Shelby Valley goalkeeper Kaitlyn Adkins was solid, allowing just a single goal as the Lady Kats opened the 2017 season with a 4-1 win over Pike County Central in a match played on August 14.

 

Kayla Newsom, Alyssa Newsom and Hannah Adams scored one goal apiece while Sadie Compton and Josi Finch each had one assist.

 

Pike County Central lone goal was scored by Briana Hawes.

 

 

 

Johnson Central…...................11

 

Pikeville…………....................…1

 

PAINTSVILLE — Johnson Central standout Molly Davis scored six goals and assisted on another to power the Lady Eagles to an 11-1 win over Pikeville in the season opener for both schools played on August 14.

 

Bekah Preston added two goals and one assist while Geana Ferguson, Haley Ward and Celo Wells scored one each.

 

Camryn Slone scored the lone goal for Pikeville.

 

 

 

Letcher Central…10

 

Buckhorn…………0

 

BUCKHORN — Letcher Central's Kelsey Helle had three goals and teammates Samerrah Frazier and Rebecca Johnson added two each as the Lady Cougars blanked Buckhorn, 10-0, in the season-opening match played on August 14.

 

Sydney Coots, Hannah Sexton and Logan Sexton added one goal each.