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Regina tops Benton community 3-1 for return trip to state

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Second ranked Iowa City Regina secured their 9th consecutive trip to the state soccer tournament with a 3-1 win over Benton Community.

Senior Emilio Tovar scored twice and assisted on a third goal in the Regals' victory. Tovar threaded a nice pass ahead to Adei Attere in the second half as Attere finished it to help Regina to the state clinching win.

Patrick Michael scored the lone goal for Benton Community.

Iowa City Regina will enter the state tournament as the fifth seeded team and will open up against fourth seeded Pella Christian at 12:05 PM on Thursday.

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