Soccer Nova Scotia women win Canada Games BRONZE medal over Team Alberta 1-0!
Game #1 (July 29) – Nova Scotia (8) vs – New Brunswick (0)
NS Goals: Beatrice Currie x3, Sydney Kennedy x2, Taylor Green, Erin Freeman & Teni Akinodju
NS Shutout: Haley Kardas
Game #2 (July 31) – Nova Scotia (2) vs Manitoba (2)
NS Goals: Beatrice Currie x2
Game #3 (August 1) – Nova Scotia (5) vs British Columbia (3)
After a 2-2 draw in regulation time, with both NS goals being rocketed past the BC keeper by Karah Fleet, our Nova Scotia women secured their spot in the Canada Games semi-final, triumphing on penalty kicks.
In the penalty kick shootout, Karah Fleet, Sydney Kennedy, Taylor Green, Jane Stevens and Maddy Harnish were clinical on finding the back of the net, while goalkeeper Haley Kardas came up big with a massive stop against the second British Columbia shooter to keep Nova Scotia ahead in the count.
Game #4 (August 2) – Semi-final – Nova Scotia (0) vs Quebec (5)
Game #5 (August 3) – Bronze Medal Match – Nova Scotia (1) vs Alberta (0)
Sydney Kennedy scored the lone goal for Nova Scotia that pushed the team to a win and earned a Canada Games bronze medal!