The Coast Union girls varsity soccer team placed second in the Morro Bay High School Pirates Classic Soccer Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 3, defeating Morro Bay 3-2 in the first match but falling 5-0 to Atascadero in the second tilt.
Freshman Martha Gomez scored all three of the Lady Broncos’ goals in the win over Morro Bay. Remy Corbet assisted twice, and her sister, Ani Corbet, assisted on the other goal. Cynthia Cadena had five saves in goal, and Karina Mendoza contributed two saves at the sweeper position.
Head coach Tamara Corbet said her team had just 20 minutes of rest between matches. Cynthia Cadena had 11 saves in goal in the second game.
Coast Union (5-3-1) shut out Tranquillity High School, 8-0 on Tuesday, Jan. 6. Martha Gomez had two goals and an assist, and Fabby Gonzalez scored once in the home match.