Girls Varsity Soccer
FRANKLIN, Ind. – Freshman Jenna Lang scored three goals Thursday evening (Oct. 4) to lead the Columbus North girls soccer team over Franklin 5-1 in the semifinals of the Franklin Sectional.
Junior Caroline Hollenkamp and senior Baleigh Drum also scored for the Bull Dogs (11-4-0), who earned a date against Center Grove (17-3-0) in the sectional final at 2 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 6). The Trojans defeated Columbus East 2-0 in the other semifinal game.
Lang opened the scoring in the seventh minute on a feed from Drum. Hollencamp followed in the eighth minute with Lang assisting. And Lang made it 3-0 in the 15th minute with an unassisted goal.
Drum scored in the 27th minute on a feed from freshman K.J. Ely, and Lang completed her hat trick in the 44th minute with another unassisted tally.
Columbus North outshot the host Cubs 15-2.
Junior Kaylyn Bates played the full 80 minutes in goal for the Bull Dogs.
Franklin finished 7-9-1. Columbus East ended its season at 15-3-0.
Columbus North is seeking its 16th sectional title and Center Grove is chasing its 22nd crown. The winner advances to the Bloomington South Regional on Oct. 13.
Columbus North ….....…….. 4 1 – 5
Franklin …………………….. 0 1 – 1
CN – Jenna Lang (Baleigh Drum), 7th minute
CN – Caroline Hollenkamp (Jenna Lang), 8th minute
CN – Jenna Lang (unassisted), 15th minute
CN – Baleigh Drum (K.J. Ely), 27th minute
CN – Jenna Lang (unassisted), 44th minute
F – Shelby Featherston (unassisted), 66th minute