Longhorns Advance After 4-0 Victory
Playing at home against Norcross on Thursday night in the opening round of the GHSA state playoffs, the Lady Longhorns came away with a 4-0 shutout.
Madison Haugen opened up the scoring in the 3rd minute, heading home a cross from Katelyn Castelli to put the Longhorns up 1-0. In the 24th minute Haugen struck again to double the advantage at 2-0. Then just two minutes later, Sydney Hennessey got on the end of a great through ball from Anna Sullivan to extend the lead to 3-0 as the half came to a close.
In the second half, Maddie Eddleman slotted home a fourth goal, and the defense locked things down to secure their 8th shutout in the last nine games. Next up for the Longhorns is a second round match at home on Tuesday against Kennesaw Mountain High School.