With a 6-0 win over Bassett, the Blacksburg girls return to the VHSL State Tournament for the 9th straight season. Extending their 2018 record to 17-2-1, Blacksburg recorded impressive region wins over E.C. Glass and Bassett advancing to the Region Final where they will face top seed and defending state champion Jefferson Forest.
Skyler Prosser helped to lead the Bruins through region play with 3 goals and 1 assist including the game winner against Bassett. Kinsey Verbrugge and the Blacksburg defense have posted a clean sheet resulting in two shutouts as they enter a tough match with offensive powerhouse, Jefferson Forest.
Regardless of the outcome in the Region Final, Blacksburg will play in the Region Quarter Final on Tuesday, June 5th. Opponent and location is TBD.