Both Elbert County soccer teams came away with wins Tuesday, April 16th in their games against Thomson.
The Girl’s soccer team defeated the Thomson Bulldogs 7-6. At the end of regulation the teams where tied at 3 with Lexi Bond scoring two goals and Savannah Hobbes adding another. After two over times the game would still not have a winner and would be decided by penalty kicks. Savannah Hobbes, Kiatia Gaines, Lexi Bond, and Amelia Moon all made their penalty kicks to secure the victory. Kara Ledbetter again had another strong game as keeper to help safeguard the victory for the Lady Devils.
The Boys also came away with a win as they defeated the Bulldogs 4-0. The Blue Devils jumped out early in the first half to secure their victory. Jacob Heydinger and Alan Carrillo each had one goal and Isaias Gonzalez had two in the victory.
The Blue Devils soccer teams will be back in action for a rescheduled game tomorrow as they travel to the Brickyard to take on the Bulldogs again. The boys will play in the first game at 5:30 and the girls will follow at 7:30.