Andrea Leon scored six goals, three unassisted, as the DCHS Lady Tiger soccer team routed district foe, Jackson County, 12-0, Thursday night at VanHooser Stadium.
Leon scored the first goal in the game's 11th minute, then came back with
her second one, six minutes later. Alisha Chapman knocked home the third
goal, before Leon came back with her third, fourth and fifth goals, which
gave the Lady Tigers a 6-0 lead at the intermission.
Leon scored the first goal of the second half, in the 58th minute, which
made it a 7-0 game. Lacey Parchman and Daryl Hobby followed with a goal
apiece, and Kara Schneider gave DeKalb a 10-0 lead, with a goal in the 61st
Chapman tallied her second goal of the night in the 64th minute, and
Smanatha Cockrum rounded out the assault with a goal in the 68th minunte.
Meanwhile, goal-keeper, Carolyn Bass, stopped the only two shots Jackson
County had on goal all night.
Hobby, Erica Neely, Meghan Merriman, Nicole Richards, Chelsea Holden and
Candace Lester each had one assist for the Lady Tigers.
DeKalb County is now 1-1 on the season, after a 4-2 loss to York Institute,
on Tuesday. The team will travel to Smith county, this upcoming Tuesday, in
their next match. Game time will be 6:30 p.m.