Things looked pretty good for the Lady Cats Soccer Team after they got a goal on a penalty kick to go up 3-1 against Kilgore in the second half of the season opener Monday night, January 4, at Gerald Prim Stadium. But the Lady Dogs then caught fire and scored four straight goals to get a 5-3 win.
After Kilgore scored first in the first half at 21:53, the Lady Cats then scored the next three goals. Sophomore Rebekah Stanley tied the game with a goal at 13:31. Freshman Kylie Clarke then scored at 7:50 and the Lady Cats went into halftime up 2-1.
In the second half, Stanley was fouled in the box and scored on the resulting penalty kick at 29:56 to give the Lady Cats the 3-1 lead. Kilgore then seemed to move into another gear scoring four straight goals to get the win.
The Lady Cats JV also lost a close one losing by a 2-1 score after leading 1-0 at the half.
The Lady Cats Varsity is 0-1 for the season. They will play next in a Kilgore tournament Thursday through Friday.