Sunday saw the start of the NorCal State Cup season for West Coast’s
premier 06 Girls team, Krossfire. Playing in the sweltering sun, they
matched up against Impact 06G Green from Brentwood. Krossfire came out in
the first half firing. Summer Lane controlled a drop kick from goalkeeper
Jennessa Maselli and knocked it to give Krossfire the 1-0 lead. Madeline
Snodgress shot in a free kick to give Krossfire the 2-0 lead. Impact was
able to sneak one in to cut the lead to 2-1. Sophia Simonds then connected
on a pass from Alana Albarran to put Krossfire up 3-1 at half.
The second half was all Krossfire. Alana Albarran slotted in a pass from
Ariana Butler to go up 4-1. Summer Lane added icing on the cake with a goal
assisted from a pass from Brittany Hahn to seal the Krossfire victory 5-1.
Defense was strong as the back line of Brittany Hahn, Ariana Butler, Adriana
Paneda and Madylin Harrell kept Impact from getting scoring chances.
Next up for Krossfire in State Cup is a match against Pleasanton Rage 06
Elite on October 1st in Pleasanton.
Pictured: Madeline Snodgress taking the direct free kick. The shot was in
putting Krossfire up 2-0 in the first half. Krossfire would go on to win