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2A-9 district soccer final: Tampa Prep 7, Bishop McLaughlin 1

LARGO — On a cool, foggy Friday evening in the Class 2A, District 9 final, Tampa Prep scored first en route to a 7-1 win over Bishop McLaughlin.

Junior forward Colby Maffei took a pass from senior midfielder Amber Miller and scored her first of a hat trick for a 1-0 halftime lead.

In the second half, Terrapins senior forward Jackie Rosenthal scored her first of two goals off a corner kick from Maffei for a 2-0 lead. Maffei then scored her second goal from 25 yards.

Bishop McLaughlin made it 3-1 when midfielder Katie Hellman took a pass from midfielder Spencer Valdespino.

Terps junior midfielder Alyssa Bryant then took a pass from fellow junior midfielder Evvie Walker for a 4-1 lead.

Rosenthal got her second goal to make it 5-1. Miller then scored off a penalty kick, and Maffei then sealed the deal with her third goal.

"The kids played well tonight. The seniors stepped up," Tampa Prep coach Cindy Schofield said. "We are peaking at the right moment."

2A-9 district soccer final: Tampa Prep 7, Bishop McLaughlin 1 01/21/11 [Last modified: Friday, January 21, 2011 11:03pm]
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