Lady Saints record shutout to reach state title matchup

cambgsoc-teamIn a short period of time, Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach has established itself as a SCISA state power in boys basketball and girls volleyball. It appears girls soccer is up next.

Once forced to play co-ed soccer due to the small enrollment of the local private school, the Lady Saints advanced to the SCISA Class A-AA state finals for the third consecutive season with a 1-0 road victory over top-seeded Hilton Head Island Prep.

Christian Academy’s Bimpie Oduwole scored the game’s only goal on an assist from TT Jones, and the Lady Saints’ defense did the rest. The Lady Saints became the first time to shut out the high-powered Lady Dolphins this season.

Making the win even more impressive was the fact that the Lady Saints were playing short handed as striker Brae Jackson is out with an injury.

Christian Academy goes for the program’s first state title at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Porter Gaud against the winner of the Oakbrook Prep and St. Andrew’s.

Photo courtesy of CCU Athletics

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