Check out Amanda Ball’s 30-yard goal and her celebration dance with Ashley Gonzales …
You be the judge … Was this a deserving red-card given to South Hills goalkeeper Alyssa Lopez on a breakaway foul taking out Chino Hills’ Ashley Gonzales?
Friday’s girls soccer results: Chino Hills 3, South Hills 0; Ayala 2, Claremont 1; St. Lucy’s 3, Charter Oak 2.
Friday’s boys soccer results: Chino Hills 3, South Hills 0; Damien 3, Charter Oak 2, Claremont 0, Ayala 0.
By Fred J. Robledo
COVINA — Chino Hills midfield attacker Amanda Ball scored two late goals in the 78th and 79th minutes to seal the deal against host South Hills, moving the CIF-Southern Section’s fourth-ranked girls soccer team a step closer to the Sierra League title after a 3-0 victory.
Ball, headed to UC Santa Barbara and Ashley Gonzales, the Long Beach State commit who notched her 23rd goal of the season in the first half to go up 1-0, are a potent combination that gives everyone fits.
But South Hills had an even bigger obstacle to overcome after sophomore goalkeeper Alyssa Lopez was red-carded on a breakaway foul on Gonzales in the 32nd minute, forcing South Hills to play short-handed the rest of the way.
“Playing with 11 we had to have the perfect game plan against them,” South Hills coach Scott Mocabee said. “To have a player sent off put my girls in a tough spot.