Thompson wins McGill Classic

The Thompson High School girls’ junior varsity soccer team claimed the McGill Classic tournament championship March 16 in Daphne.  Pictured are, front row from left, Meghan Cottingham, Emma Mayer, Melanie Brannon, Mardi Gornati, Kenzie Coggins, Lauren Talley, Juli Tatum and Amari Graber. Back row, Coach Emily Morrow, Anna Milliron, Kelly Wanhatalo, Gracie Blasing, Maddie Durham, Peyton Poe, Jessie Hardin, Leah Warman, Ashleigh Thomas, Allison McCrimmon, Marjorie Morgan, Mackenzie Andrews and Randi Ford. (Contributed)

The Thompson High School girls’ junior varsity soccer team won the McGill Classic tournament championship March 16 in Daphne. Pictured are, front row from left, Meghan Cottingham, Emma Mayer, Melanie Brannon, Mardi Gornati, Kenzie Coggins, Lauren Talley, Juli Tatum and Amari Graber. Back row, Coach Emily Morrow, Anna Milliron, Kelly Wanhatalo, Gracie Blasing, Maddie Durham, Peyton Poe, Jessie Hardin, Leah Warman, Ashleigh Thomas, Allison McCrimmon, Marjorie Morgan, Mackenzie Andrews and Randi Ford. (Contributed)

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The Thompson High School girls’ junior varsity soccer team defeated McGill Toolen 2-1 to win the McGille Classic soccer tournament March 16 in Daphne.

Thompson tied Pell City 0-0 in its first game, then defeated Auburn 5-0 and Prattville 3-1 to advance to the championship game.

Meghan Cottingham, Allison McCrimmon, and Anna Milliron were named to the all-tournament team. Melanie Brannon was named tournament MVP.