The Women’s Soccer team defeated Jackson College 5-0 to capture back-to-back Region XII Titles.
Kendall Jones (Reeths-Puffer) opened the scoring for the Jayhawks 3 minutes into the contest, assisted by Lia Maggina (Zeeland East) and Sammy Hecht (Zeeland West). At the 29 minute mark, Izzy Hammond (Ravenna) scored assisted by Maggini and Kendal Hoppa (North Muskegon). Jones scored her second goal at the 60th minute mark assisted by McKenna Bruin (Wayland) and Jaqi Bocanegra (Zeeland East). In the 68th minute it was Nora Brown (Mona Shores) with the goal, assisted by Hecht and Ellie Adams (Thornapple Kellogg). Bruin wrapped up the scoring at the 85 minute mark, assisted by Maggini.
The Jayhawks outscored their opponents 9 – 0 in the Regional Tournament and their stingy defense of Lexi Bolles (Reeths-Puffer), Madi Papenhagen (Waterford Mott), Alexa Musk (Mona Shores), Jenna Lowry (Oakridge), Maggie Holmes (Spring Lake) and Kayla Matz (Allendale) only gave up 5 shots on goal.
With the win the Jayhawks qualified for the NJCAA National Tournament to be held in Evans, GA on June 3-8.