The girls scored early and late in the first half and then held on for a 2-0 win in the IHSAA Sectional 10 championship game. Tonight’s win was the Carmel High School Girls’ Soccer program’s 16th all-time IHSAA Sectional Championship.
Brooke Bailey (5) got Carmel off to a fast start with a goal assisted by Kelsie James (6) at the 5:22 mark in the first half. James then ended the half with a goal (17) assisted by Cassidy Eckstein (1) at 37:38.
Goalkeeper Erin Baker recorded another shutout (10) and added her 14 win of the season.
The team next plays in the IHSAA Regional Semi-Final against fellow MIC member Lawrence North at New Palestine HS. Game time is 12 PM on Saturday, October 19th.