The Clearfield Falcons needed a win Friday night to propel themselves closer to a state playoff berth. They got the victory over Layton, but did so in a less-than-impressive fashion, at least in quarterback Jaxon Mansfield’s eyes.
An accidental golden goal is still a golden goal. Sophomore Abbi Sanford lofted a ball from about 40 yards out that turned out to be the game-winner midway through the second period of extra time and Fremont defeated Northridge on a blustery Thursday afternoon.
Roundup of 7 games from Northern Utah: Woods Cross ruined Roy’s Homecoming and claimed a Region 5 road win Friday.
A roundup of girls soccer and prep volleyball scores from Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, around Northern Utah.
Syracuse took a 2-0 halftime lead and held on to beat Fremont 2-1 on Tuesday to take over first place in Region 1.
The Silver Wolves shut it down in the second half but still coasted to a 38-12 win over Region 1 foe Layton in a TV game under the Friday night lights.
The Region 1 girls soccer title is there for Northridge to take, but the Knights can’t afford too many more setbacks after two losses in the first half of region play. Northridge received a much-needed boost Thursday.
Northridge battles Layton during a girls varsity soccer game Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at Northridge High School in Layton.