Soccer

Jamestown girls and boys teams advance to state soccer semifinals

Jamestown girls and boys teams advance to state soccer semifinals

The postseason runs of Jamestown’s girls and boys soccer teams continued into the state semifinals after a pair of victories over Monacan in each team’s respective state quarterfinal match.

At the start of the week, five of the Jamestown girls soccer team’s players and coach Shaun Trueblood were named to the first all-region team, and on Tuesday afternoon, they went out and showed why, after a hard-fought back-and-forth state quarterfinal game against Monacan.

According to Jamestown center Summer Haag, the game was perhaps the team’s toughest of the season — and its 3-2 victory one of the most rewarding.

“It was a tough game, we knew it would be going in, and we had to...

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