#7 Monticello defeated #1 Western Albemarle 1-0 in the championship game of the Region 3C Girls Soccer tournament, claiming the title of region champs.
Kayla Burton scored the game’s lone goal in the 43rd minute, while keeper Erin Mathews kept a clean sheet for the Mustangs, who improved to 14-6 on the season while posting their 11th shutout.
The #7 seed out of 8 teams entering the region tournament, Monticello defeated the #2, #3 and #1 seeded teams by a combined 11-0 enroute to the program’s first regional title and second state tournament appearance under 5th year Head Coach Thomas Warren.
The Mustangs will host a VHSL Class 3 state tournament quarterfinal on Tuesday (6/4) vs. Hidden Valley or Lord Botetourt. Game time is TBA.