It was a busy – and largely successful – weekend for Valley United Tier 1 soccer teams. Valley teams went 4-0 on July 26, then won one, tied one and lost two on July 27.
The Valley U-14B girls blanked Suburban FC 4-0 in New Minas July 26. Kaitlyn Oakley, Kaylee Keegan, Mady Harris and Kaleigh Harris had single goals, and Briana Hennigar recorded the shutout.
The U-16 girls edged Cape Breton 3-2, also in New Minas. Shay Beaton had two goals for Valley and Emma Clark had the other. The Valley U-18 girls edged Cape Breton 2-1, with Heidi Hollohan and Abby Cook accounting for the scoring.
In Premier Men’s action in Wolfville, Valley Kings Arms blanked South Shore 2-0, with Benjamin Gravel and Calum MacRae scoring the goals and Andrew MacRae earning the shutout.
On July 27, the Valley U-14A boys dropped a 2-0 decision to Halifax Dunbrack. The U-14B boys were also shut out, 8-0 by XFC in a game played in New Glasgow.
The U-16 girls won their second straight game over Cape Breton, this time by a 5-0 score. Serena Dolan had two goals and Shay Beaton, Johanna Gates and Taylor Kehoe had one goal each, while Claudia Fulton recorded the shutout.
The Valley and South Shore U-16 boys played to a 1-1 draw in Bridgewater. Coleman Hooper had the Valley goal.