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WSR girls advance to 7th straight state soccer tourney

WAVERLY (KWWL) -- The 7th ranked Waverly-Shell Rock girls got a pair of goals from sophomore Shannon Stewart to roll past #8 Waterloo Columbus 2-0 in Monday's regional soccer final.  The win will send the Go-Hawks to the state soccer tournament in Muscatine for the seventh consecutive season.

Stewart notched her first tally late in the first half with a high arcing direct kick that managed to beat the Columbus keeper from about 35 yards out.  Her second goal came early in the second half as she knocked it home from the top of the box.

The win also avenges an overtime loss the Sailors handed the Go-Hawks earlier in the season.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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