Girls Soccer: Cathedral nets three late first-half goals to sink Little Falls

Sports Editor
[email protected]

View more photos from Tuesday’s match in The Record’s online gallery or by clicking this link

Senior Kaitlyn Durham, left, works her way open for a pass from Little Falls junior Rachelle LeBlanc (11) in front of St. Cloud Cathedral senior Jessica Voigt at Belle Prairie Field in Little Falls, Tuesday. The day before, Durham scored a goal and LeBlanc made 13 individual defensive stops against St. John’s Prep.

With the game deadlocked in a scoreless tie deep into the first half of Tuesday’s Granite Ridge Conference match-up, visiting St. Cloud Cathedral put together a three-goal flurry before halftime to spark a 4-0 victory over Little Falls.

Senior Scotti Jo Meyer was strong in net early, making six stops, with eighth grader Lauren Thielman coming in to turn away six shots in the second half.

Little Falls eighth grader Lauren Thielman pounces on a shot for a save during Tuesday’s match against St. Cloud Cathedral at Belle Prairie Field in Little Falls, as Flyers freshman Ellie Riitters (9) provides defensive support in front of Crusaders senior Courtney Jones (10) and junior Ellie Engel (2). Thielman made six saves in the match.