Thunder Mountain High School senior Maryellen Bryson (6) puts a shot past Ketchikan defender Marta Schkrohowski (25) during the Falcons 3-1 win over the Lady Kings, Thursday, at Falcons Stadium. (Klas Stolpe/KINY)
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Thunder Mountain High School girls soccer team were good hosts, but even better opponents, as they defeated the visiting Ketchikan Lady Kings 3-1, Thursday, at Falcons Stadium.
TMHS senior Kiah Dihle scored 24 minutes into the first half for a 1-0 advantage and classmate Molly Brocious put a rebound shot in at the 36th minute for the 2-0 advantage.
Dihle would hit the Falcons third goal in the second half on a direct shot in action from 20 yards out.
The Falcons host Kayhi, Friday, at 5:15 p.m. and host the Eagle River Wolves, Saturday, at 11 a.m. Both matches are at Falcons Stadium.
Above - Thunder Mountain High School senior Kiah Dihle (15) wins a ball from Ketchikan High School's Marta Schkrohowski (25) during the Falcons 3-1 win over the Lady Kings, Thursday, at Falcons Stadium. The two sides play again on Friday at 5:15 p.m. (Klas Stolpe/KINY)
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