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South girls soccer upsets Foothill, 1-0

South's Sabrina Weinman(22) races past Foothill's Sinai Chocoteco in the first half at the Rebel Stadium.

After several near misses, the South High girls soccer team finally got the signature win it has been seeking since the beginning of the season.

In the process the Rebels likely ruined Foothill’s chances of winning a share of the Southeast Yosemite League title.

South got a second half goal from freshman Alexis Sanchez and then held off a late Foothill charge to beat the visiting Trojans 1-0 on Tuesday night.

“A lot of people will be surprised (at the result) but I knew the girls could do it,” South coach Gina Flores said. “We had a heck of a

Highland beat Mira Monte in girls soccer on Feb. 9, 2016.

BVarsity notebook: Highland girls soccer in SEYL driver seat

With South’s 1-0 win over Foothill, Highland now in the driver seat for the Southeast Yosemite League title in girls soccer. Payton Armijo scored a goal for the Scots, now 6-1 in SEYL play after beating Mira Monte 3-0 on Tuesday. Highland can win the title on Thursday during the regular season

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Feb. 9 high school roundup

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