Parker takes third in quad
Janesville Parker finished third in its girls soccer quadrangular Friday, losing to Fort Atkinson in a shootout and defeating Whitewater.
Monroe won the title, beating Fort Atkinson in the championship match.
The Vikings lost to Fort Atkinson, 2-1, after taking a 1-0 lead in the first half on Katie Godding’s goal off a corner kick. Fort tied it on Marie Fitzgerald’s second-half goal, and then outscored Parker, 3-2, in shootout goals.
Parker (3-7) bounced back to shut out the Whippets, 1-0, on Brianna Michios’ goal with less than eight minutes left in the game. Brianna Washington made 10 saves for the shutout.
“We’re getting better every game,” said Parker coach Amy Wargowsky. “We’re making passes and talking. I’m happy the way things are coming around.”
Parker plays at Craig on Tuesday.
FORT ATKINSON 2, PARKER 1 (SO)
Fort Atkinson 0 1 1—2
Parker 1 0 0—1
JP—Katie Godding (corner kick), 8:33.
FA—Marie Fitzgerald (unassisted), 41:54.
JP—Sam Witek, Courtney Schumacher.
FA—Madison Schroeder, Alex Achammer, Victoria Stata.
Saves—Torri Jordan (FA), Brianna Washington (JP) 15.
PARKER 1, WHITEWATER 0
Whitewater 0 0—0
Parker 0 1—1
JP—Brianna Michios (unassisted), 51:19.
Saves—Brianna Washington (JP) 10.
Monroe def. Whitewater
Monroe 3, Fort Atkinson 0
n Craig swept—The Janesville Craig High School girls soccer team was blanked twice, 1-0, 2-0 by Madison Edgewood and Sugar River in the Sugar River Invitational on Friday.
“We played (Edgewood, Sugar River) even and allowed three goals in two games,” Craig coach Bill McCabe said. “We played good defense. We’re just going to have to keep pushing on.’’
Craig (6-5) hosts Janesville Parker at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the third annual Rock Soccer Night’s Pink Game for the support of women’s breast cancer research. Former Green Bay Packer receiver Antonio Freeman is commited to appear at the match.
SUGAR RIVER INVITATIONAL’
EDGEWOOD 1, CRAIG 0
Madison Edgewood 1 0—1
Janesville Craig 0 0—0
ME—Stefanie Tschoeke, 15:27.
Saves—Molly Meriggioli (ME), 4. Amanda Hamilton (JC) 7.
SUGAR RIVER 2, CRAIG 0
Janesville Craig 0 0—0
Sugar River 2 0—2
SR—Rachel Skolaski, 14:09. SR—Skolaski, 27:26.
Saves—Amanda Hamilton (JC), 2, Natalie Manion (SR) 2.
Last updated: 4:52 pm Thursday, December 13, 2012