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Liberty girls shut out Fort Madison, 3-0

Lightning improves to 4-3

FORT MADISON– The Liberty High varsity girls’ soccer team improved to 4-3 Monday, April 22, with a 3-0 shutout of the Fort Madison Bloodhounds, in a non-conference game, at the Baxter Sports Complex, in Fort Madison.
Two of the Bolts’ goals came from a pair of freshmen, Grace Heddens and Emma Wilde. Junio Briana Ervin scored, as well, while sophomore Rylie Baldes had an assist.
Coach Frank Fiordellisi gave a special nod to midfielders sophomore Elise Hermiston and Megan Davis, one of only three seniors on the squad, and defenders senior Lily Anderson, sophomore Lucy Kaskie and sophomore Isabel Machlab. Junior Debbie Bonilla earned her second shutout in the goal with two saves.
The Bolts travel to Hudson Thursday, May 2, for another non-conference game at 5 p.m. and host Linn-Mar on Tuesday, May 7, at 6:45 p.m. Liberty visits Dubuque Wahlert Catholic High School on Friday, May 10, at 4:15 p.m. and host Cedar Rapids Kennedy at 6:45 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14.