Bishop Amat defeated San Diego Coronado 2-1 behind first-half goals from Yazmin Montoya and April Juarez. Coronado scored on a PK early in the second half and nearly tied it in the dying minutes, but the Lancers move on to the second round of the CIF-State Southern California Division II Regional Soccer Playoffs at San Diego Cathedral on Thursday at 4 p.m. Cathedral beat Amat 4-1 in December……Aliso Niguel defeated Claremont 1-0 to advance in the Division I playoffs. Alexia Latkins scored the lone goal of for the Wolverines. Claremont took 10 shots on goal, but couldn’t knock one in. The Pack got a nice effort from keeper Drew Williams with six saves. Sorry we don’t have info on St. Lucy’s, we tried calling.
Bishop Amat game story: For the second year in a row, the Bishop Amat girls soccer team is headed to the semifinals of the CIF State Southern California Regional Division II playoffs. This time it’s courtesy of a 2-1 victory over visiting Coronado of San Diego on Tuesday afternoon.
CIF-State Southern California Regional Playoffs
Aliso Niguel 1, Claremont 0
Santa Margarita 7, Cate 0
St. Lucy’s 0, Clovis North 0, St. Lucy’s advances in PKs
Bishop Amat 2, Coronado 1
Cathedral Catholic 3, Citrus vValley 0
Division 3 Semifinals
St. Lucy’s (21-11-2) vs. Santa Margarita (17-5-3) at Santa Ana Bowl, 3 p.m.
Bishop Amat (25-4-4-) at San Diego Cathedral Catholic (17-6-5), 4 p.m.
Championship on Saturday at Warren High in Downey, 10:30 a.m.