Pelham sweeps matches in Lakeshore tournament

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The Pelham High School girls’ soccer team defeated Smiths Station and Gardendale in the Lakeshore Shootout tournament Feb. 25.

The Panthers defeated Smiths Station 3-0 in their first game.

Jessica Bird scored all three goals for the Panthers, who improved to 3-0 with the victory.

Natalia Alcaino finished with two assists. Pelham goalkeeper Selina Delgadillo recorded 12 saves in the shutout.

Pelham defeated Gardendale 2-1 in its second game.

Ashley Gardner scored a first half goal and Bird scored a penalty-kick goal in the second half to clinch the victory.

Delgadillo finished with nine saves.