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PREP ROUNDUP: West Forsyth girls soccer defeats Campbell to reach state quarterfinals
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Lambert defender Justyn Jean-Felix and the No. 1-ranked Longhorns cruised in the first round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs. - photo by Kevin O'Brien

Allie Hildbrandt scored two goals and the Forsyth Central girls soccer team’s compelling playoff run continued with a 3-1 victory against Effingham County on Wednesday at home in the second round of the Class AAAAA playoffs.

The Lady Bulldogs (15-4) advanced to play Northgate on Saturday at home in the state quarterfinals at 1:30 p.m.

Callie Fagan added a goal for Central, who led just 1-0 at the half but struck twice more in the second half before Effingham County scored with seven minutes left in the game.

Atlanta International School 1, Pinecrest Academy 0

ATLANTA – A late goal eliminated the Lady Paladins from the Class A private school playoffs Wednesday on the road.

Pinecrest (10-9) played even with AIS for 76 minutes until yielding a goal with 1:54 left in the game. AIS held on to advance to the state quarterfinals.

West Forsyth 2, Campbell 0

Izzy Lynch and Brooke Pirkle scored goals and the Lady Wolverines cruised past Campbell on Wednesday at home in the second round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs.

West (14-4-1) advanced to play Walton (11-5-2), a winner over Tift County, on Saturday at 2:30 p.m., in the state quarterfinals.

Lynch scored in the first half, while Pirkle struck in the second.


Lambert 15, Hillgrove 0

The Longhorns cruised to a victory Wednesday in the first round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs.

Lambert (18-0) advances to play Pope (15-4), a 12-11 winner against Mill Creek, on Saturday at noon in a re-match of last season’s first round playoff game the Longhorns lost in overtime.