Athens Review, Athens, Texas

January 22, 2013

HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Lady Panthers win Lady Hornet Cup Tournament

From Staff Reports
The Athens Review

Athens — The Mabank Lady Panthers went 4-0 in the Lady Hornet Cup over the weekend winning the championship on Saturday.

The Lady Panthers scored a 2-1 win over Corsicana to claim the title.

Lady Panther Savannah Henderson had nine goals in the tournament scoring four of them in a 4-1 win over Jacksonville on Friday.

The Lady Panthers also had a 5-0 win over Henderson as Kaylee Creagh had two goals and Samantha Saucedo had one goal.

Mabank scored a 2-0 win over Sulphur Springs as Henderson and Creagh had one goal each.

The Lady Panthers will face Terrell tonight at 7 p.m. in Mabank.

The Athens Lady Hornets wrapped up their tournament with a 2-2 record on Friday with a 6-1 win over Lufkin Hudson.

Athens takes on Jacksonville tonight at 7 p.m. in Jacksonville.


AHS wins Palestine tournament

PALESTINE — The Athens Hornets improved to 3-2-3 on the year as they won the 3rd annual Wildcat soccer classic Saturday afternoon.

In the championship game, the Hornets were forced to go into penalty kicks against Kaufman as they won 4-3.

The game was tied 1-1 at the end of regulation.

In the opening game of the tournament, AHS scored a 3-0 win over Mexia as Enrique Rodriguez, Juan Mota and Bryant Castaneda scored goals.

Rodriguez scored two more goals for the Hornets in their pool play games as they beat Mexia 1-0 and then tied Corsicana 1-1.

AHS finished their first tournament of the year at 0-2-2.

Athens returns to the pitch tonight as they travel to Cedar Hill. First kick is set for 6:30 p.m.