The DCHS Lady Tigers Soccer team had their work cut out for them during their home game with Murfreesboro Central Magnet Tuesday night. The night started out with both teams being aggressive to the ball. Within the first 5 minutes of the game Murfreesboro Central Magnet Julia Barch had control of the ball and closed down the play to complete the first goal. 12 minutes into the game DCHS Lady Tigers would come back with an early ball to Angeles Soto giving them a 1-1 tie. 14 minutes into the game Murfreesboro Central Magnet Julia Barch would penetrate the DCHS Lady Tigers defense to complete another goal. Although, DCHS Lady Tigers defenders would set up the offside trap against Murfreesboro Central Magnet their forwards would keep the pressure on to score in the 16th, 22nd and 25th minute of the game this given them a 5-1 lead. Murfreesboro Central Magnet would once again score during the 26th and 31st minute pushing the score up by 7-1 at half time.
Starting the second half of the game the DCHS Lady Tigers would step up their level of play and hold Murfreesboro Central Magnet 7-1 until the last 2 minutes in the game. Savannah Berry from Murfreesboro Central Magnet would complete another goal this given them an 8-1 win against DCHS Lady Tigers. The DCHS Lady Tigers walked away having a positive sportsmanship attitude only to work harder for the upcoming games. During the huddle after the game Coach K gave the girls an encouraging outlook for their season knowing this team will only get better.
The Lady Tigers are looking forward to their upcoming match at York on Thursday, August 28th at 6:30.