Cougars storm to 3-1 win over Mustangs

Sunday, September 15, 2013
Christa McRoy, a freshman at North Putnam, blasts a shot during a match earlier this season. McRoy scored a goal against Edgewood on Saturday to help the Cougars win. (Photo by GRANT WIEMAN)

ROACHDALE -- The North Putnam girls' soccer team beat visiting Edgewood 3-1 on Saturday.

Freshmen Christa McRoy, Kaelynn Abner and Emilee Henninger each scored a goal. Abner, Henninger and senior Rebecca Booth each had an assist.

"The team play and the passing was phenomenal today," NPHS coach Willie Gaskins said. "We worked as a team to get the ball up the field and take it into the attacking third. We as a team are really coming together and playing as one unit on the field."

The Cougars have a conference game at Monrovia on Tuesday at 5 p.m.

At North Putnam

Edgewood 1 0 -- 1

North Putnam 1 2 -- 3


1st half

NP -- McRoy (Henninger, Abner), 1-0

ED -- Walden, 1-1

2nd half

NP -- Abner (PK), 2-1

NP -- Henninger (Booth), 3-1

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