Lady Cougars take early lead. Lady Trailblazers respond with two goals. Lady Cougars equalize in the final minute. Lady Trailblazers fashion game-winner in extra time.
Not much entertainment then. Yeah, right.
“Where do I start?” joked Central coach Cliff Ferguson, following Boone’s roller-coaster 3-2 win in the opening round of the District 1-AAA tournament on Monday at Ken Green Field.
Added Lady Trailblazers coach Steve Sessis: “This is the way it always is when we play.”
Elsewhere on Monday night, Dobyns-Bennett and Sullivan South advanced to set up a much-anticipated rematch between the two Kingsport schools in today’s semifinal nightcap (7 p.m.).
No. 3 South sidestepped Tennessee High in a 7-0 victory highlighted by Natalie Street’s four goals. Second-seeded D-B battered David Crockett 9-1, with Erin Burkett recording a first-half hat trick.
For complete coverage pick up a copy of the Oct. 16 Times-News.