Solid defense and strong goaltending on both sides was the story as sixth-seeded Frewsburg paid a visit to No. 3 Maple Grove (14-3) on Friday to square off in a Section 6 Class C quarterfinal girls soccer matchup.
After a scoreless first half, the Bears' Nikki Weber managed to find the net for what turned out to be the only goal of the game 11 minutes into the second stanza and Frewsburg pulled out a huge 1-0 win to advance to the semifinals on Tuesday. Jenessa Annis assisted on the game-winning shot.
Libby Hartley earned the victory in goal for Frewsburg (11-5-2), collecting nine saves. while Maple Grove's Mackenzie Davis had eight saves.
Frewsburg’s Mackenzie Swartzman clears the ball during the final seconds of Friday’s Section 6 Class C quarterfinal soccer game at Maple Grove.
P-J photo by Scott Reagle
Frewsburg will play second-seeded Holland in the semifinals at Dunkirk on Tuesday.