BIG TICKET GIVEAWAY

Win 2 tickets to every event for a year! Click here to enter.

Present by The Daily Herald
The Herald of Everett, Washington
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up | Manage  Green editions icon Green editions

Calendar


Prep sports headlines
HeraldNet Newsletter Delivered to your inbox each week.
Published: Saturday, November 2, 2013, 8:27 p.m.

Kussman leads Kamiak girls soccer into district semis

Knights midfielder scores lone goal in 1-0 win over Arlington

LAKE STEVENS -- Kamiak midfielder Brelyn Kussman scored the game's lone goal in nasty weather conditions, guiding the Knights to a 1-0 win over Arlington in a 4A District 1 tournament first-round game played at Lake Stevens H.S. on Saturday.
"Brelyn had the game of her life today," said Kamiak head coach Beth Stewart. "Her goal was from about 22, 23 yards out. She set herself up to shoot. I mean the entire team was yelling at her to shoot it. She shot it from the outside and it went over their keeper's head and into the goal."
Along with the weather, Stewart also knew if her squad was going to advance in tournament play, they would have to be able to match the Eagles' speed on the field.
"We definitely knew we had to outshoot (Arlington) in the first half," Stewart said. "Arlington does such a good job at the fast break, we knew we had to counter their attack. Our defenders did a great job and didn't get flustered."
Next up for Kamiak in the district tournament is Edmonds-Woodway, the top seed out of the Wesco 4A South.
"We've seen them twice (this year) and lost to them both times," Stewart said. "There are areas we need to work on when we play them. It'll be a great game. I love Woodway, love the field. It's not loser-out, so it takes away a little bit of the pressure."
Arlington's season ends with a record of 10-6.
At Lake Stevens H.S.
Goals--Brelyn Kussman (K). Assists--none. Goalkeepers--Kamiak: Shannon Peth. Arlington: Kat Sanchez. Records--Kamiak 11-4-2 overall. Arlington 10-6-0.

Like our high school sports page on Facebook, follow @HeraldNetPreps on Twitter and look for updates on our Prep Zone blog.

Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus
digital subscription promo

Subscribe now

Unlimited digital access starting at 99 cents, or included with any print subscription.



HeraldNet highlights

Stump finds a home
Stump finds a home: Couple adopts massive tree stump that washed up in Everett
Hall of Famers
Hall of Famers: Olson leads Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame class
The Silvertips' anchor
The Silvertips' anchor: Austin Lotz has transformed his body and goaltending style
Staying power
Staying power: Mill's gone, but Mill Town Credit Union still thriving