Litchfield Advances To Title Game


The Litchfield girls soccer team punched their ticket to the regional championship game on Tuesday, May 7, with a 7-0 victory over Gillespie at the Class 1A Greenville Regional.

The Panthers got a hat trick from Jordan Morgan, with Maddie Diamond also picking up two goals as the pair accounted for five of Litchfield seven scores. Greta Fleming and Izzy Ray would pick up the other two goals, while keeper Becky Painter had five saves in the shutout.

Now 11-6 on the season, Litchfield will now play Auburn at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10, for the championship at Greenville. The Trojans beat the host Comets 5-3 in penalty kicks to advance to Friday's title tilt.

Class 1A Girls Soccer

Greenville Regional

Tuesday, May 7

• (2) Litchfield 7, (8) Gillespie 0

• (3) Auburn 2 (5) Greenville 1

Friday, May 10

4:30 p.m. - (2) Litchfield vs. (3) Auburn