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North Tahoe, Truckee girls battle to 2-2 tie

Sierra Sun
News | September 15, 2019

For the first time this decade, the matchup between the Truckee and North Tahoe girls’ soccer teams didn’t end in a Wolverines’ victory.

The Lady Lakers battled back from a 2-1 deficit at Truckee on Saturday, finding the equalizer late in the second half to force a 2-2 draw.

“Truckee, it’s always a good battle between our two teams,” said six-year Coach Stephanie Bales. “I knew the girls were ready to play. We’ve had a rough few seasons on this field.”

North Tahoe had previously lost 16 straight against Truckee, according to, dating back to 2010.

The Wolverines, who had yet to yield a goal through four league games, jumped out to a 1-0 advantage after junior Taya Matt received a through ball from junior Carly Davis. (Read full article...)