The Lady Rockie Soccer team opened their IHSAA Sectional tournament with a big win over South Bend Washington Monday night at Don Kindt Soccerplex on the campus of Plymouth High School. The Lady Rockies downed the Lady Panthers 10-0.
The Rockies opened the night by scoring eight goals in the first half. A penalty kick score opened the game for the Rockies. Aubrey Vervynckt put one in and they lead 1-0. Vervynckt would score again soon off a pass from Lauren Manges.
Manges and Vervynckt would each get an unassisted goal to push the Rockie lead to 4-0. Mia Wojcik would add two goals while Emma Cook and Rachael Kaylor would each add a goal all in the first half as the Rockies would build an overwhelming 8-0 lead.
Julia Kinney and Kaylee Dragani would add second half goals to make the final 10-0. Dafne Arriaga assisted on the Dragani goal.
Sectional play continues tonight as Jimtown and South Bend Clay battle at 5:00. The second game of the night will be the featured game as #6 Mishawaka Marian takes on #7 Culver Academy.
The Lady Rockies next play on Thursday night at 5:00 as they take on the Glenn Lady Falcons. The #19 Rockies defeated Glenn earlier this year at Glenn 3-1. The second game Thursday night will feature the Tuesday night winners. The Sectional Championship game will be Saturday night under the lights starting at 7:00 PM.