The Lady Shiners traveled to South Dearborn to face the #9 team in the 2A State standings. The Lady Knights were 9-3-0 on the year and the Lady Shiners were 5-7. The Lady Shiners defensive unit consisted on a back line of 4 defenders to halt the Lady Knights attack. The defensive unit did their role and held the Knights to only 1 goal at half. Keeper Kieran Groover recorded 9 saves in the first half and the defense assisted in 2 defensive saves. With limited subs due to injuries the Lady Shiners came out of the 2nd half flat and surrendered 2 quick goals to the Knights attacking forwards. The remaining 30 minutes the Lady Shiners would again hold the Knights scoreless and ending the game with only a 0-3 deficit. The game ended without a victory for the Shiners but the defense held and played great soccer once again. With the season wrapping up next week the Lady Shiners are finding their stride at the right time. The continuous resiliency on defense could the Lady Shiners making a run for a sectional title.
Record: 5-8-0 (ORVC 3-3-0)