The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

May 12, 2013

Gray Stone soccer loses playoff game in overtime to Union Academy

By Charles Curcio, Sports Editor
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Sunday, May 12, 2013 — At Friday’s second-round playoff game at Union Academy, the Gray Stone Knights girls’ soccer team continued a trend that had helped them to win 17 straight games this season: playing stellar defense and limiting teams to few scoring chances.

The Knights and Cardinals needed two extra overtime sessions to decide matters on Friday, and Union Academy, the No. 12 ranked team in the 1A in the latest eurospo rtscoreboard.com poll, upset the No. 1-ranked Gray Stone squad 1-0.

For more, see the May 12 print edition.