Clive Learning Academy issued the following announcement on June 3.
The Valley High School varsity girls’ soccer team has advanced to the Class 3A Iowa high school state girls’ soccer tournament after defeating Southeast Polk 2-0 in a regional final match on Monday, June 3.
The state tournament is June 6-8. All matches will be played at Cownie Soccer Complex in Des Moines.
Valley is the No. 2 seed at this year’s tournament. The Tigers faced seventh-seeded Dowling Catholic in the first round on Thursday, June 6. The match was set to start at 4:30 p.m. and played on Field 6. Admission to the state tournament is $10 per day, the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union says.
Last season, the Tigers fell in the 3A semifinals. Valley’s most recent state girls’ soccer championship was in 2010.
Heading into this year’s tournament, the Tigers carry a 15-3 overall record. Additionally, head coach Rob Chapman was recently named All-Iowa girls’ soccer coach of the year by The Des Moines Register.
Congratulations, Valley girls’ soccer!
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