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Top Ranked Union Girls Soccer team escapes with 3-2 win at State

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MUSCATINE (KWWL) -

Top-ranked Union scored all three of its goals in a five minute span to hold off Council Bluffs St. Albert, 3-2, in first round action at the Class 1A State Soccer Tournament Thursday in Muscatine. 

Noel Mahood opened the scoring with a goal 18:43 into the match. Kylie Powell, the state's leading scorer, added a goal 22:09 mark with Casey Barney scoring three minutes later.

 Council Bluffs St. Albert added two goals in the second half. Karissa Herrington scored at the 53:33 mark while Allison Cox added a score at 58:22.

 The Knights, last year's state runner-up, will face Sioux City Bishop Heelan in the 1A semifinals at 2:15 p.m. Council Bluffs St. Albert ends its year at 14-6.

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