NEW CANAAN, Conn. ? The New Canaan Under 11 Red girls soccer team kicked to a 3-0 Mother's Day victory over Westport.
Katelyn Sparks, Meghan Kloud and Olivia Cosco anchored an unyielding defense. Ryan Mushkin scored the first goal when she broke free from the defense and buried the ball in the Westport goal. Lucy Coutts had three first-half saves as New Canaan enjoyed a 1-0 halftime edge.
During the second half, New Canaan's strong offense led by Kayla Beck, Abby Carstensen and Jessie Dolby continued dribbling around Westport's defense, allowing Claire Ross to run up the field and center the ball to Jessie Dolby, who then passed to Mushkin for her second goal. Goalie Lauren Bisceglia made several more great saves.
Joelle Anselmo also played well on defense, and K.K. Marcus added the final goal in the second half.
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