Spartans pick up first win of the season against crosstown rival, South St. Paul.
Final Score: Simley 1, South St. Paul 1
Records: Simley 1-1-1, South St. Paul 1-2-0
How It Happened
After back and forth play, the Spartans got on the scoreboard 15 minutes in. Sophomore Ella Tuccitto played a through ball splitting South St. Paul’s center backs finding senior captain Kate Carlson. After an attacking touch forward, Carlson, passed the ball into the far post side netting beating the SSP GK. The Spartans held on to the lead even with the Packers pressing. With the win, junior goalkeeper Abby Boughton picked up her first shutout of the season.
The Spartans travel to North St. Paul High School on Tuesday, 9/8. JV kicks off at 3:45pm, Varsity kicks off at 5pm.
1. Kate Carlson, sr (Ella Tuccitto, so)