Girls’ soccer closes Firebird Classic with win
Zhang scores first-half winner
12.18.2021 - The Menlo girls’ soccer team defeated Gunn 1-0 in the final round of the Firebird Classic at Fremont High on Saturday.
The short-handed Knights got the eventual winner from Dorothy Zhang midway through the first half.
“The girls stuck to a disciplined game plan very well,” Menlo coach Ross Ireland said.
Freshmen Audrey Hochstetler, Amelie Giomi and Alyssa McAdams stepped up for the Knights, who also got strong performances from freshman Roya Rezaee, sophomore Dorothy Zhang and senior center back Madison Liu. Goalie Finley Riley picked up the shutout.