Athletic Event

Region IV Playoffs - Semi-Finals

Garcia nets 'hat trick,' Lady Chiefs shut down Cyclones, move into Region IV title match

Conference: No

Opponent: Moraine Valley Community College
5 - 0 (W)

Andrea Garcia provided the offensive punch and the Lady Chiefs' defense shut down Moraine Valley Community College for a 5-0 win in the semi-finals of the Region IV Division I Tournament. Garcia netted a 'hat trick' giving her 21 goals on the season to lead the way. Waubonsee blew the Cyclones away by out shooting them 38-4 for match. The Lady Chiefs grabbed a 3-0 halftime lead and kept the Cyclones in check to advance to the Region IV Division I Tournament Championship game for the sixth time in school history. Haley Kilbride added her 14th goal of the year with an assist from Mayra Patino. Olivia Cozzoni also tallied her 14th goal of the fall as Kelli Cardine was credited with her ninth assist of the season. Daniela Bueno had two assists and Elizabeth Goll contributed an assist as well, her 10th of the year. Lisa Gaffino made four saves on the way to her fourth shutout of the season, while Waubonsee (14-3-2) registered its second straight shutout and sixth of the fall.