Lady Hawks Rally Back to Win in Final Seconds

LADY HAWKS vs Dana Hills HS on 4/18/2013 5:30:00 PM
Posted Friday, April 19, 2013 by Gregg Makepeace
Vanessa Martinez took a pass from Jen Aufill behind the goal and scored the game winning goal with 17 seconds remaining to complete a Lady Hawks comeback against the host Dana Hills Dolphins squad in exciting Sea View League action Thursday night.

The Lady Hawks led early but fell behind 6-4 at the half. But they made some adjustments and came out in the second half with a tighter defense and more aggressive offense to come from behind and eventually take the lead.

Jen Aufill led all scorers with 4 goals and 2 assists, followed by Vanessa Martinez with 2 goals. Maddie Cole, Melody Lam, and Melanie Traylor all contributed a goal each while Katie Brown added an assist.

Goalie Cat Munoz led the defense with 15 saves on 23 shot attempts, helped out by strong play by defenders Hanah Mirahmadi, Julia Traylor and Raffi Bucur.