Ferndale’s girls’ soccer team used an offensive onslaught to shut out Blaine 7-0 in a Northwest Conference game on Monday, Oct. 27, at Pipeline Fields.
Paige Devine led the Golden Eagles (10-4-2, 9-2-1) with two goals and an assist. Jordin Bartel added two goals, and Jillian Monson, Taylor Bryan and Shelby Slaughter each had a goal. Kayla Downs also had an assist.
“I felt like we worked as a team, we worked together to solve major problems,” Blaine coach Kelly Tuski said in a phone interview. “Ferndale is prolific with their shots, so it was tough to stop, but we did our best. Ferndale has a strong attack.”
Tessa Kelly saved 21 shots for Blaine in goal. It was Blaine’s senior night and final game of the season, as the Borderites (2-12-2, 1-10-1) were eliminated from playoff contention.
“I’m proud of the leadership and dedication our seniors showed,” Tuski said. “They are all very dedicated, competitive girls.”
Ferndale 7, Blaine 0
Goal: Paige Devine (F), time 6; Goal: Jordin Bartel (F), time 15; Goal: Bartel (F), time 19; Goal: Taylor Bryan (F), assist: Devine, time 31. Goal: Devine (F), time 42; Goal: Jillian Monson (F), assist: Kayla Downs, time 44; Goal: Shelby Slaughter (F), time 52. Goalies (saves) — Ferndale: n/a (1); Blaine: Tessa Kelly (21). Shots on goal — Ferndale 30, Blaine 3.