Thursday, Ocrober 9, 2008
MA soccer earns playoff spot
The Marshall Academy soccer team made its first playoff appearance ever Monday.
The Lady Patriots opened the Division II playoffs with a road trip to Heritage Academy.
MA, under the leadership of coach Catherine Mirante, finished the regular season with a 5-6 record, the most wins in the four-year history of the program.
They qualified for the postseason by finishing second in the North Conference’s East Region. Their conference record was 5-5 and their region mark 4-2.
With a win on Monday, the Lady Patriots would advance to the state semi-finals versus the Bayou-Indianola winner. That game is set for Thursday, Oct. 9, at 3 p.m. at a site to be determined.
The Division II state championship game will be played Saturday, Oct. 11, at 1 p.m. at a site to be determined.
Marshall Acdemy wrapped up the regular season on Tuesday, Sept. 30, with a 3-0 loss at Bayou Academy.
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