Girls Varsity Soccer · Girls Soccer Wins Back-to-Back Sectional Titles


2018 IHSAA Sectional #42 Champions. Photo courtesy of Lindston Lindberg.

The Girls Soccer team (8-7-2) defeated the International School of Indiana (7-3) 3-0 on Saturday at Cardinal Ritter HS in the IHSAA Sectional #42 final.  The Gryphons defeated Speedway HS 2-1 on Tuesday night in the first round and Greenwood Christian Academy 4-1 in the semifinals on Thursday.  CCHS defeated Cardinal Ritter HS in a penalty kick shootout in the semifinals.

The Lady Warriors got on the scoreboard early, as Covenant Juniors Alex David and Lizzy Midla both hit the back of the net in the first twenty minutes of the match.  David added her second goal in the second half on a shot from the left side from 30 yards out.

Covenant now advances to next week’s Class 1A Regional #11 at Heritage Christian.  CCHS will face Southmont HS (6-10-2) at noon on Saturday.  The Lady Mounties defeated North Putnam HS 4-0 in the Sectional #41 final.  The other side of the regional bracket pits the Sectional #43 champion, Park Tudor (12-2-3) against the Sectional #44 champion, Union County HS (8-6-1) at 10:00 am.  The Regional #11 final is scheduled for Saturday night at 7:00 pm.  2018 IHSAA Class 1A State Tournament bracket.