Baylor, Grace Post Prep Soccer Wins

Friday, September 21, 2018
Grace Baptist Academy beat East Ridge 4-1 on Thursday.  McKinley Tyson led Grace with two goals and one assist.  Abigail Smith and Priscilla Bautista also had goals.   Dominique Odens had seven saves for Grace.  

Baylor earned another region win on Thursday as they celebrated senior night.  

Avery Davis had two goals in the 8-1 win.    Lea Hunter, Aliya Cooper, Claire Holtzclaw, Bella White, Tabitha Lowry and Shannon Urey also had goals.
  

Gracie Mae Bankes, Mya McGee, Claire Holtzclaw, Dylan Edwards, Caroline Casteel, and Peyton Randolph had assists.   

"This was a special day as we celebrated our 10 senior soccer players that have given so much to this program," Baylor head coach Curtis Blair said.   "They are a special group of young ladies and parents that have always been supportive of our program. They will be missed next year."

Peyton, Shannon, Maddie Reap and Ara Rhodes had one save in the goal.  Baylor improves to 10-2-2 overall and 3-1-1 in the region.   

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