MILTON, Ga. - The Mount Vernon Varsity Girls and Boys Soccer teams returned to the pitch on Monday, March 13, traveling to Saint Francis to take on the Knights in Region 6-1A battle.
In the first match of the day the Varsity Girls (4-1) blanked the Knights, winning 10-0.
Karoline Lundstrom and Macy Leask each finished with a hat track in the first half.
Other first half goals included: Taylor Keller (2), and Ruby Turner.
After leading 9-0 at halftime, the Mustangs needed just one goal to bring the mercy rule into effect.
Lundstrom made sure to do so, securing her fourth goal with seven minutes gone by in the second half to give the Mustangs the win.
Keller and Rachel Reeve each had one assist in the winning bid as well.
Riley Blatt was in goal in the first half for the Mustangs while Bella Champney played keeper in the second period.
Mount Vernon totaled 15 shots on the day.
In the boys match, the Mustangs (3-3) grinded out a win late, scoring two second half goals to take the 2-0 shutout over the Knights.
George Walmsley and Moritz Martin each netted a goal to propel the Mustangs to victory.
Mount Vernon finished with nine shots in the match and keeper Harrison Estenson totaled two saves.
The Mustangs are back on the field on Tuesday, March 14, hosting the Galloway School Scots in a key Region 6-1A match-up.
Kickoff for the varsity girls match is scheduled for 3:30 with the varsity boys to follow at 5:30 p.m. at Ron Hill Field.
Established in 1972, The Mount Vernon School, serves over 1,200 students in preschool through grade 12 on our 40-acre Atlanta campus. As a leading visionary independent school, Mount Vernon’s brand of innovation and entrepreneurship has emerged over the last decade, impacting schools in the US and across the globe through Mount Vernon Ventures, a research, strategy, and consulting division of the School. In addition, in 2021 the School launched a global online program for grade 9-12 to meet the needs of today’s flexible family. Through established partnerships with Fortune 500 companies, non-profits, and civic environments, our mission is to design a better world...together.