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Girls Varsity Soccer · Rising Sun battles OA in sectional championship game

Last Saturday night, October 7th, Rising Sun played Oldenburg in the sectional championship game. The first half was a defensive battle, as both teams were held scoreless. During the second half, Oldenburg scored first at the 32 minute mark. Rising Sun countered by moving Erica Schraeder back up to striker, looking for more offense. Oldenburg’s defense held. At the 24 minute mark, Oldenburg scored their second goal. At the 20 minute mark, Rising Sun also moved up Sydney Pitts to striker, again looking for more offense. The Oldenburg defense may have bent, but it didn’t break. At the 10 minute mark, Oldenburg scored their third goal. Rising Sun’s defense played well overall, but began to get tired. Oldenburg finished the game with 3 more goals at the 7 minute mark, 6 minute mark and 4 minute mark. At the final horn, Oldenburg defeated Rising Sun 6 to 0. Oldenburg out shot on goal Rising Sun 20 to 2. Rising Sun Goal Keeper, Riley Chipman, had 13 keeper saves.
Rising Sun had 5 girls make the all sectional team: Sydney Pitts, Kinsey Price, Riley Chipman, Erica Schraeder, and Jayden McAlister. The Lady Shiners would like to thank the student body and parents that came to cheer them on. Congratulations to the team on another great season. BACK TO BACK CONFERENCE CHAMPS!!! To our soccer seniors: Thanks for all you have done for the soccer program. Your leadership will be missed. We want to wish you the best of luck as you move forward. May all your dreams come true. Enjoy the rest of your Senior year.