MT. JULIET — Mt. Juliet dominated Hillwood 10-2 in high school soccer Thursday night.
The Lady Bears led 4-2 at halftime as Lauren Whitmire, Savanah Collins, Nikki Blais and Brooklyn Butler scored on assists by Blais, Nataya Wade and Caitlin Bender.
Hillwood hit in the fifth and 12th minutes but was outshot 30-3 as Sarah Carter collected three saves.
“We played really well tonight,” Mt. Juliet coach Ryan Hill said after his Lady Bears improved to 5-4 for the season. After the first 15 minutes, Hillwood never had any chances to score. Everyone contributed to the win.”
Julia Duggan and Destini Oldham each scored twice and Collins and Marileigh Mabry once apiece in the second half on assists by Wade, Butler and Chandler Scott.
Mt. Juliet is off until next Thursday in the Ladies’ Championship Tournament vs. Lipscomb Academy.
Montgomery Central rolls past MJCA
CUNNINGHAM — Montgomery Central spurted to a big first-half lead Thursday in a 7-2 win over visiting Mt. Juliet Christian.
The Lady Indians led 5-1 at halftime as they improved to 8-1. Tori Moore, Chloe Harp and Cierra Adams each scored twice.
Alliosn Mahabir scored both Mt. Juliet Christian goals, one on an assist by Amanda Wall.
Olivia Gonzales supplied seven saves for the Lady Saints, who slipped to 4-4.
Mt. Juliet Christian will play host to East-Middle District rival Donelson Christian at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.