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HS girls' soccer falls 6-0 to Kinnick

The high school girls' soccer team lost to Kinnick on the road on Tuesday night by a score of 6-0. The Knights' Kanto Plains record now stands at 2-2-1.

Coach Charles Smoker summarized the flow of the game and how CAJ played:

"We came out with an attack mindset and it almost led to a goal in the first five minutes. But then Kinnick had a counter attack off an intercepted pass, which resulted in a Kinnick goal.

We played tough defense in the first half, but we couldn't get our passing game going. Kinnick scored two more goals in the first half for a 3-0 halftime lead. We came out with some fire after halftime and played much better in the second half. We gave it our best shots but couldn't score, and Kinnick scored three more games to finish the game 6-0."

To Kinnick's credit, they're a very good team. To our credit, some of the girls are playing with injuries but still want to get into the battle. We're showing signs of going to the next level but we need to work on consistent play and trust each other to do what our roles are."

The Knights will play on Friday and Saturday at the ASIJ Girls' Soccer Tournament.

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