Scenes From Toppers Vs. Cleveland

The coaches go over the last minute plans before the game, which was an exciting, end-to-end, intense game between the Toppers and Cleveland played at Sullivan Field culminated in a late goal that pushed Cleveland past the Toppers. Vainey Terrazas scored on a 1v1 against the keeper on a free kick from Valerie Li. Both teams continued to attack and had solid opportunities throughout the match. Steady midfield play from Amy Littleton, Katie Hoplins, Alissia Haagenstand, Kaya Krantz, and Preslie Coffey was the key to possession the Toppers maintained. Defensive efforts by Izzy Hodges, Vianey Torrazas, Shelly Doyle, Annika Fox, Anna Lemke, and Valerie Li turned away several Cleveland attacks. The final score was Clevelend 2-1. Overall, this was the teams best game to date. Game recap is courtesy of Press Box. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Kaitlyn McGrane dribbles the ball up field and is looking for an opening. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Kaya Krantz makes a defensive move to steal the ball from a Storm player. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Topper keeper Anna Fox stops a Storm shot on goal in the second half. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Topper Valerie Li goes head-to-head with offensive player Josephine Crump. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Anna Matuszak takes control of the ball from Kassandra Sandoval near the Storm goal in the second half. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Alyssa Parker works the ball up field in the second half. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Alix Hailey and Storm player Madyson Brela both move to the loose ball. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Marie Lee attacks the goal in the closing minutes of the match. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

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