girls soccer team did its part.
The Trojans cruised
to a 6-0 victory over Hobart in the semifinals of the IHSAA Chesterton
Sectional to advance to Saturday’s championship match against Valparaiso.
“This was a funny
game,” Chesterton coach Ben Forgey said. “It wasn’t our best performance,
but I’ll take any win in the post-season.”
Goal scorers for
the Trojans included Addy Joiner, Grace Bamber, Olivia Virgil, Annalisa
Hackett, Nikki Groceman and Sophie DeRuntz.
“We got to rotate
players similar to Tuesday and we escaped injury-free,” Forgey said. “We
should be well rested and ready for Saturday.”
The Trojans will
face off against undefeated Valparaiso at 2 p.m. on Saturday for the title.
“As a team, we
really can’t wait for Saturday,” Forgey said. “Valpo’s a terrific, athletic
team. But we’ve improved greatly since we played them early in the season.
It’s a Sectional Final with the two best teams in the Region. It will be