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Columbus falls in Girls State Soccer Semifinals 1-0

MUSCATINE (KWWL) -

Second-ranked Davenport Assumption will shoot for its third state soccer championship and the first since 2003 as the Knights edged Columbus Catholic, 1-0, in the Class 1A semifinals Friday afternoon in Muscatine.

 The Knights will face top-ranked Union in the Class 1A championship Saturday at 11 a.m. Assumption won titles in 2002 and 2003.

 Davenport Assumption outshot Waterloo Columbus, 20-9, and scored its goal with 13:21 remaining when Rose Ripslinger scored on a penalty kick.

 Columbus Catholic ends its season at 20-2.

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