SPORTS

Grace soccer blanks Shalom

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

Despite the poor weather, Grace Academy girls’ soccer team came out in full force Friday afternoon against Shalom Christian Academy with a 3-0 shutout to open the 2011 season. The first half ended with Grace up 2-0 with both goals on shots from inside the 18-yard box by senior Victoria Broadwater. Broadwater completed her hat trick with a shot just outside of the 6-yard mark in the second half to complete the scoring.

During the game, Grace had 21 shots on goal to seven for Shalom. Grace keeper senior Tori Aikens had seven saves.