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Lady Knights batter Ridgecroft 6-0

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Lady Knights batter Ridgecroft 6-0

Senior Samantha Wainright and freshman Kaelyn Wall each had two goals as the Greenfield School varsity girls soccer team posted three goals in each half to cruise to a 6-0 shutout of Ridgecroft on Friday at Forbes Field.

Greenfield of the 1-A Coastal Plain Independents Conference (3-4) struck early, with Wainright finishing an assist from eighth grader Margaret Covington in the fourth minute. Junior Emma Brown fed Wall for thr 15th-minute goal, with senior Anna Merritt Hauser putting away a Wainright assist in the 28th.

Four minutes into the second half, Wall provided her second goal before assisting Wainright in the 49th. Eighth grader Margaret Covington converted a penalty kick to cap the scoring in the 79th.

Sophomore Sumer Hassan had seven saves on 10 Ridgecroft shots in getting the clean sheet.

Greenfield will host Wilson Prep on Tuesday.

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