High School Soccer

Lady Vikings roll past Creekside in 10-0 area win

The Northgate Lady Vikings soccer team didn't let a change of venue bother them as they rolled to a 10-0 victory over Creekside in a game called in the first half by mercy rule on Friday.

The Area 4-AAAAA match was originally scheduled to be played at Northgate, but a wet field forced the game to be moved to Creekside's turf field in Fairburn.

It didn't matter. The defending Class AAAAA champions moved its record to 2-0.

The Lady Vikings have now outscored their two opponents 11-0. Northgate opened the season with a 1-0 win over Ola.

Head coach Bryan Hicks's squad was led by a six-point effort from senior Taylor Hendrix, who scored three times and also added three assists.

Reese Weaver also scored two goals and added two assists while Amanda Ivey also set up two Northgate goals Weaver got her night started early scoring the first goal of the game on an assists from Hendrix and the Lady Vikings didn't look back.

Taylor DeLoach's goal gave Northgate a 2-0 lead when took a pass from Hendrix.

After Reese and Dallas Weaver added scores for a 5-0 lead. Taylor Hendrix added back-to-back unassisted scored to put the Lady Vikings 7-0 lead.

From there, the Northgate kept adding to the lead, converting a set play when Bailey Swindell scored off a free kick from Ivey to give Northgate an 8-0 lead.

The Lady Vikings increased the lead to 9-0 when Kylie Doster volleyed home Ivey's corner kick.

Northgate ended the game with the mercy rule on Ashley Keller's goal.



More Sports

High School Baseball

Cougars fall at Northside

Newnan followed up a late victory over Chapel Hill with an early morning trip to Columbus, and the results Saturday saw a sluggish Cougars t ... Read More


High School Baseball

Johnson sharp as Cougars shake off rust in win

Newnan may have needed three innings to shake off the rust in Friday’s 6-2 road win over Chapel Hill following a six-day layoff. But j ... Read More


Vikings rout Dutchtown; Indians fall to Starr’s Mill

Northgate improved its record to 2-2 Friday with a 12-1 victory over Dutchtown on the road Friday in McDonough in a game called after six in ... Read More


High School Spring Sports

Northgate drops tennis openers to Starr’s Mill

After having matches rained out twice earlier this week, Northgate tennis teams finally got their season under way Thursday, losing to tough ... Read More


GISA state basketball

Hawks, Lions bow out in first round

Heritage School and Trinity Christian boys teams had respective 2014-15 basketball seasons come to an end in the opening round of the GISA C ... Read More

High School Soccer

EC gets back on field in split with Houston Co.

Mother Nature hasn’t been a best friend to East Coweta soccer teams so far this season. Despite starting the year nearly three weeks a ... Read More