The Caldwell County girls’ soccer team will take the top seed at the District 7 tournament next week, winning at Madisonville-North Hopkins Saturday on penalty kicks.
The Lady Tigers (6-3 overall, 2-0 in District 7 play) scored when junior forward Reagan Hodge put in a pass from senior midfielder Abbey Hagan to get CCHS on the scoreboard.
For the Lady Maroons (3-5-2, 1-1), the goal was scored by junior forward Abigail Center on a pass from junior forward Raelynn Blanford.
After regulation ended with a tie, CCHS won the game 2-1 on penalty kicks.
Senior goalkeeper Karsyn Parker turned away 11 saves in the game.
On Monday, Caldwell County tied University Heights 1-1 in Hopkinsville. That game was not a district match-up, so it was not determined on penalty kicks.
Senior forward Kaylee McEnaney scored the lone goal for the Lady Tigers.
Parker had seven saves at UHA, while sophomore goalkeeper Rachel McClung had two.
Caldwell County will travel to Graves County for a 5:30 Thursday game before taking part in the District 7 tournament next week. The Lady Tigers will play at 6 p.m. on Oct. 15 against the winner of the Oct. 13 contest between Madisonville-North Hopkins and tournament host Hopkins Co. Central (5-4, 0-2).
- The CCHS boys’ soccer team (2-2-3, 1-1) will visit Graves County for a 7:30 p.m. Thursday game before taking part in the District 7 tournament at Hopkins Co. Central next week.
CCHS will open the tournament with a 6 p.m. game Monday against host Hopkins Co. Central (5-4, 0-2). The winner of that game will face top seed Madisonville-North Hopkins (6-3, 2-0) in the championship match at 6 p.m. on Oct. 14.