Fairview continues to celebrate championships as the Fairview Middle School Lady Falcons Soccer Team won the 2021 Tri-County Regular Season District Championship with an undefeated district record of 5-0.
The young ladies representing Fairview outscored their district competition 27-1 behind a stout defense anchored by 8th graders Mollie Street, Sara Latreille, and Ashley Pulido and 8th Grade Goal keeper Taylor Barrier.
The Lady Falcons did not give up a goal in live play during the regular season district games. The only goal Barrier gave up was off of a penalty kick. The Lady Falcons were led in scoring by 8th grader Emily Quant who had 11 goals during the regular season. They were led in assists by Izzy Reding who assisted nine goals on the regular season.
The Fairview girls went into the district tournament as the #1 seed and an opening round one bye. In their semi-final game, the Lady Falcons handled Cheatham County Middle by a score of 8-1 led by Emily Quants’ five goals, Izzy Redings’ two goals and three assists, and Aubrey Keltons’ one goal. Emily Greer also added a goal and Ava Sullivan added two assists, setting up a finals match September 21 with Burns Middle whose only losses were to the Lady Falcons this season.
Fairview started fast, jumping out to a 3-0 lead at the half behind a goal and assist from Emily Quant, a goal and assist from Katie Cobel. and a goal and an assist from Gracie Dent.
The second half of the game proved to be a little more tense with Burns coming out and drawing a penalty kick and scoring, followed with a score off a corner kick to cut the lead to 3-2. It was Taylor Barriers only district goal given up in live action play the whole year.
Minutes later, Burns drew another PK but missed to preserve the 3-2 lead. Ava Sullivan then had a nice goal from the right side off of an assist from Izzy Reding to seal the Tournament Championship and cap off an amazing year.
The Lady Falcons’ awards for the season were:
• 2021 Tri-County District Champions
• 2021 Tri-County Tournament Champions
• 8th Grader Emily Quant All Conference
• 8th Grader Katie Coble All Conference
• 8th Grader Sarah Morgan All Conference